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  • UTSA Names Innovator of the Year

     

    Dr. Yusheng FengBy Jennifer Llyod

    UTSA named mechanical engineering Professor Yusheng Feng as the school’s inaugural Innovator of the Year on Wednesday.

    The award was designed to honor the professor who made the greatest headway in patenting and licensing his or her research during the previous fiscal year.

    Fifteen other faculty members
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  • COE Dean Search

    The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the College of Engineering.

    The University of Texas at San Antonio was founded in 1969, and it is the third largest component in The University of Texas System. UTSA has been rapidly growing for much of the last decade and has gained national and international reputation as a research institution.  UTSA is accredited by
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  • NSF $400K grant supports UTSA wind energy research

    By KC Gonzalez Public Affairs Specialist

    (Nov. 5, 2013) — Although wind resources in the United States are abundant, the cost of generating wind energy is still prohibitively expensive when compared to natural gas and fossil fuels. Researchers have documented that one of the key reasons the costs remain high is because wind turbines have shorter lifespans compared to other energy-producing technologies, which can be directly linked to wear and tear caused
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  • UTSA researchers develop prototype football kicking simulator

    By KC Gonzalez Public Affairs Specialist

    (Oct. 30, 2013) — In football, kicking is a fundamental and vital part of the game. The few points a kicker scores can make a critical difference in the outcome of a game. To help improve a football kicker’s performance, University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) mechanical and bioengineering professor Yusheng Feng and seven students have developed the prototype components for a football kicking simulator designed to
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  • Two Faculty Positions Available in Mechanical Engineering

    The Department of Mechanical Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), invites applicants to apply for two tenured/tenure-track position to be filled by August 2014 at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is looking for outstanding individuals who can help the department strengthen its teaching and research programs. Applicants are sought in the following two broad research areas

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