Next month, two students will get to present at the Texas Capitol as part of Undergraduate Research Day.
Robert Presley Smith and Prateek Kalakunta are two of 75 students across the state who will get to present their research at the capitol, tour the building and meet with legislators Tuesday, March 28.
Smith, a senior studying mechanical and energy engineering, is looking at how to create electricity in new ways. Right now, he’s looking at how to use the sun’s rays to create heat and conduct electricity.
Kalakunta, who is in high school through UNT’s Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, focuses on...