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UT & IBM Announce a New Advanced Analytics Lab to Tackle Big Data

UT and IBM have announced a new computational lab and education initiative devoted to analytics that will enable the university to store large amounts of unstructured data in a security-rich environment while providing students and researchers the processing systems necessary to analyze it. Established with technology donated by IBM, the “Advanced Analytics Lab, IBM Enabled” … Continue reading UT & IBM Announce a New Advanced Analytics Lab to Tackle Big Data

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Meridium Partners with UT to Develop Next Generation Analytics

Roanoke, Virginia, USA – January 08, 2015 – Meridium®, Inc. (www.meridium.com), the global leader in asset performance management (APM) software and services, today announced a strategic partnership with the University of Tennessee (UT) to enhance research and development in reliability and maintenance engineering with real world applications. Meridium and the UT College of Engineering Graduate Program, are … Continue reading Meridium Partners with UT to Develop Next Generation Analytics

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UT Announces Plans to Begin Automotive Engineering Concentration

In response to the growing importance of auto manufacturing in the state of Tennessee, UT’s College of Engineering announced that it is developing a graduate-level automotive engineering concentration that will begin in fall 2016. “This is a significant step for both our university and for our college,” said College of Engineering Dean Wayne Davis. “This … Continue reading UT Announces Plans to Begin Automotive Engineering Concentration

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Aerojet Rocketdyne, UT, ORNL Take on New Advanced Manufacturing Thrust

The College of Engineering and the US Department of Energy’s Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have embarked on a new initiative in additive manufacturing for the aerospace industry. Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Jeff Haynes, Air Force Research Laboratory engineer John Kleek, UT’s Stacey Patterson and Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Alan Liby celebrate the … Continue reading Aerojet Rocketdyne, UT, ORNL Take on New Advanced Manufacturing Thrust

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UT Now Ranked 47th in 2016 U.S. News and World Report Rankings

Improvements in graduation rates helped pave the way for UT’s three-spot rise in U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 undergraduate rankings released today. UT is now ranked 47th among all public universities, up from 50th last year. UT is also now 103rd among all national universities, which includes all public and private schools. This is up … Continue reading UT Now Ranked 47th in 2016 U.S. News and World Report Rankings

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UT Engineering Teams Up with Boeing on $2 Million NASA Project

The future of aircraft propulsion systems could be vastly improved thanks to research being conducted by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Engineering.   NASA has tabbed a joint Boeing-UT project for support, with the agency providing $2 million over four years while the aircraft company contributes its share of funding.   “We’ve worked with Boeing … Continue reading UT Engineering Teams Up with Boeing on $2 Million NASA Project

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UT Helps Design 3-D-Printed Sustainable Building Powered by a Vehicle

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Architecture and Design joined project leader Oak Ridge National Laboratory and close to 20 industry partners today to unveil a 3-D-printed building and vehicle that produce and share energy. The shared energy system—Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy, or AMIE—demonstrates the integration of generating, using and storing electrical power. Both … Continue reading UT Helps Design 3-D-Printed Sustainable Building Powered by a Vehicle

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Uday Vaidya Named UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair

The position of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory as leaders in the manufacturing revolution has taken another bold step forward with the hiring of Uday Vaidya as the Governor’s Chair in Advanced Composites Manufacturing. Vaidya becomes the 14th UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair and the seventh devoted to some aspect of advanced manufacturing, … Continue reading Uday Vaidya Named UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair