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Bob Metcalfe named one of the ten greatest inventors of the mid-20th century

UT Austin Professor of Innovation Robert Metcalfe is recognized for creating Ethernet and his contributions as an Internet pioneer.

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Cockrell engineer wins $1 million National Science Foundation award

Associate professor Andrea Alú in the Cockrell School of Engineering was awarded the prestigious 2015 Waterman Award, with $1 million in research funding, for his groundbreaking discoveries in the defense and communications sectors.

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The future of biological virus detection?

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have developed a new technique that can detect single viruses floating in a water solution. This new technique could lead to the possibility of a sensor that could quickly detect viruses such as Ebola or HIV in the future.

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Biomedical engineer elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Professor George Georgiou, along with Professor Björn Engquist, was recently elected into one of the nation's most prestigious honorary societies, the AAA&S. Recognized for his pioneering work in the fields of protein engineering and therapeutics, Georgiou has developed technologies that are improving people's lives all over the world.

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