Shanfeng Wang, associate professor of biomedical and materials science engineering, was recently awarded a three-year NSF grant. His research program focuses on polymeric biomaterials for tissue engineering applications such as bone, nerve, and cardiovascular regeneration.
An estimated 400 million people worldwide tuned in this past August to see the music, pageantry, and demonstrations at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Scotland. That means people from all over the world heard Commander Mike Alverson (’95) lead the Citadel Regimental Band and Pipes in a rousing rendition of “Rocky Top.”
As the worldwide use of clean energy increases, the need to store it for efficient use grows. Wind and solar energy generation often does not match consumer demand cycles, creating a need for massive energy storage.
Jennifer Gramling, director of online programs at UT, and Malissa Peery, distinguished lecturer in math, spoke to the Nashville Ledger about trends in massive open online courses and how UT is incorporating digital learning into classrooms in a thoughtful way to improve outcomes.
A new way of analyzing soil led to some startling findings.
A UT team has received a federal grant to help combat a deadly disease affecting bats. The grant will be used to explore how the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome affects Southeastern bats during hibernation.
The Summer Sessions office is currently conducting a survey to ask students how the university can better serve you in the summer. If you were randomly selected to complete the survey, please take a few minutes to complete it. Your feedback will make a difference! At the conclusion, you will have the opportunity to register for
Klaus Blache, director of UT’s Reliability and Maintainability Center, recently presented the keynote address at a conference on Technology Adoption in Industry in Seattle. The meeting was attended by global technology experts and corporate leaders in the field. Quest, the campus’s comprehensive research initiative, has selected Blache as its Scholar of the Week.
Tyler Cosby and Max Heres, students in Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, got some good news recently, as the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences at Oak Ridge National Laboratory chose their work for a pair of honors.
Have you ever studied for hours and still felt like you didn’t know the material? Have you expected to get a good grade on a test and been disappointed? Do you wonder where you time goes? Academic Coaches at The Student Success Center on the third floor of Greve Hall can help you with these questions. Academic Coaches,