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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

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

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