• Jennifer Maynard’s Vaccine Research Showcased at SXSW

    Jennifer Maynard’s Vaccine Research Showcased at SXSW

    From health care devices and 3-D printing to connected cars, network with creators of the latest technology coming out of UT Austin.
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  • Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

    Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

    The department maintained its No. 6 standing in the latest U.S. News & World Report’s graduate program rankings, enhancing the university’s reputation for providing world-class engineering education.
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  • Groundbreaking Ceremony for Engineering Education and Research Center

    Groundbreaking Ceremony for Engineering Education and Research Center

    Hundreds came out to celebrate the ceremonial groundbreaking for engineering’s newest research center that will advance the Cockrell School’s elite status.
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  • Introducing UT Austin’s Very Own…Organism

    Introducing UT Austin’s Very Own…Organism

    Researchers in the Alper Lab uncover a new organism and name it after Bevo, the university's beloved Longhorn mascot.
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Did you know?

  • The department hosts nine National Academy of Engineering members
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the undergraduate program No. 6
  • The department has more than 700 undergraduate students
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • Our faculty publish an average of 250 papers per year
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks the McKetta graduate program No.6
  • The department has a network of more than 6,500 alumni world-wide
  • UT Austin ranks #28 in the world’s top universities, according to Times Higher Education
  • The department has 23 full-time faculty
  • The average starting salary for Ph.D. graduates is $95,423

    Meet our Faculty

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    Adam Heller

    Professor Heller works in Bioengineering with specific interests in Bioelectrochemistry; Bioelectrocatalysis; Instrumentation for diabetes management; Diagnostic instrumentation.

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