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AMMPI faculty Dr. D'Souza receives American Chemical Society's 2018 Doherty Award

francis
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 00:08
Dr. Francis D'souza, distinguished research professor of the Chemistry Department at the University of North Texas (College of Science) and AMMPI's faculty, has received the 2018 Doherty Award from... Continue Reading

AMMPI scientist receives grant from the United States Department of Agriculture

Sheldon Shi
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 22:52
UNT College of Engineering Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering Professor Sheldon Shi and Associate Professor Haifeng Zhang have received a $482,905 grant from the United States Department... Continue Reading

AMMPI scientist Dr. Berman working on Chinese violet cress for oil alternative

Chinese violet cress
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 09:54
A common garden plant has been keeping a secret, and some researchers think it could, eventually, replace petroleum for engines. Scientists just announced the discovery of two entirely new fatty... Continue Reading

AMMPI member Dr. Berman collaborating with BioDiscovery Institute Director on an oil alternative

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 09:45
University of North Texas College of Engineering Materials Science and Engineering Professor Diana Berman and BioDiscovery Institute Director Kent Chapman are currently working with a potential... Continue Reading

AMMPI scientist Arup Neogi disproving Rayleigh reciprocity theorem 

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 10:58
“Imagine a room where a conversation is taking place between two people,” said Arup Neogi, a distinguished research professor in the Department of Physics.  “I speak to you and you hear me. You speak... Continue Reading

AMMPI faculty Dr. Thomas Scharf elected STLE Fellow

Dr. Scharf
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 10:50
Thomas Scharf, professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, was elected as a Fellow to the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) for his outstanding... Continue Reading

AMMPI faculty Professor Oliver Chyan on underlying problems of microchips

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 10:46
DENTON (UNT), Texas – University of North Texas professor Oliver Chyan has developed a way for microchip manufacturers to see flaws in their chips that no one has ever seen before. “Currently, when... Continue Reading

AMMPI researcher on nuclear waste disposal method

Dr. Du
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 10:42
University of North Texas Department of Materials Science and Engineering professor Jincheng Du is working to develop new glass materials to store nuclear waste and, after experimenting with advanced... Continue Reading

AMMPI researchers use first-of-its kind process to develop wear and corrosion resistant alloys

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 11:49
Corrosion and wear are very common – they can happen to any material exposed to an environment. But, what if materials could be tested at the atomic level to determine exactly how and why they break... Continue Reading

AMMPI researchers create environmentally friendly, more efficient replacement for lithium ion batteries

Wonbong Choi,
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 08:11
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Lithium-ion batteries power some of the most used electronics, including smartphones, laptops, tablets and electric cars. Researchers at the University of North Texas College of... Continue Reading

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