Solve Society's Grand Challenges

Texas Engineering research knows no limits. Faculty members, researchers and students fervently work across disciplines to solve the biggest challenges facing our world.

Our community of recognized engineering thought leaders spans nearly every technical area critical to the economic competitiveness of Texas and the United States — energy, water, transportation, biomedical innovation, advanced manufacturing, wireless communications and more. Our organizational model allows for quick action and unique partnerships with industry, with an uninterrupted flow of new partnerships every year as companies in search of innovation know the Cockrell School offers unparalleled access to expertise in areas with the greatest societal impact.

Situated in the heart of one of America's fastest-growing and most technology-driven cities, the Cockrell School is advantageously positioned and brings a breadth and diversity of research expertise. We are fostering a culture that supports risk-taking and multidisciplinary innovation.