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Robert Stephany and Jennifer Zvonek

Robert Stephany and Jennifer Zvonek

News

Jan. 19, 2022

Native Fish Population Predicted to Rise After Major Expansion of Texas Port

  • New research collaboration between Computational Hydraulics Group and Marine Science Institute 
  • Expanding Aransas Pass could increase the native red drum fish population, according to model  
Adult red drum. Credit: Lee A. Fuiman, courtesy of the University of Texas Fisheries and Mariculture Laboratory

Adult red drum. Credit: Lee A. Fuiman, courtesy of the University of Texas Fisheries and Mariculture Laboratory

News

Jan. 18, 2022

W. A. "Tex" Moncrief Dies Aged 101

  • A pivotal figure in the establishment and expansion of computational science and engineering research at UT Austin
  • Moncrief also provided significant financial support to other programs across campus - from architecture and athletics, to history, fine arts, law and natural sciences
William Alvin "Tex" Moncrief Jr., then 85, in 2006 in Fort Worth. (Rodger Mallison / ASSOCIATED PRESS)

William Alvin "Tex" Moncrief Jr., then 85, in 2006 in Fort Worth. (Rodger Mallison / ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Next Upcoming Event

Patient-specific computational forecasting of prostate cancer growth

Guillermo Lorenzo, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Pavia, Italy, and Oden Institute

3:30 p.m.– 5 p.m.

April 19, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom Hybrid

Feature

Nov. 18, 2021

TACC celebrates 20 years since first opening its doors back in 2001. Credit TACC

A High Performance History - TACC Celebrates 20 Years

  • Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) celebrates two decades advancing HPC at UT Austin
  • Oden Institute central to its success - both entitities "produced great global credibility for Texas as a new center for HPC”

Feature

Aug. 31, 2021

From Left to Right: Nicole Aretz, Georgios Bakirtzis, Hsi-Wei Hsieh, Stefan Henneking, Haiyi Wu and Milinda Shayamal Fernando.

Introducing The 2021 Fellowship…

  • 2021 Peter O'Donnell, Jr. Postdoctoral Fellows bring variety of new skillsets and diverse research interests
  • Scope of projects range from computational modeling at atomic scale to development of tsunami simulation techniques

Feature

July 7, 2021

Participants from all over the world took part in the "2021 Virtual School on Electron-Phonon Physics
and the EPW Code" in June 2021.

When Life Gives You Lemons

  • Workshop covering the physics of electron-phonon interactions reaches huge audience
  • 177 participants from 38 countries 

News

Dec. 22, 2021

UT Austin Aids Army in Test of Drone Defenses in Downtown Austin

  • Army Futures Command partners with UT researchers to speed innovation and modernization of military technologies
  • Oden Institute PhD student Ryan Farell "embedded with soldiers using sensors and control software from 10 different vendors"
Event personnel preparing for a day of drone technology experimentation at the DKR Texas memorial stadium.

Event personnel preparing for a day of drone technology experimentation at the DKR Texas memorial stadium.

Profile

Oct. 17, 2021

Dr. Stefan Henneking

Simulating Tsunamis