Volunteers expand and deepen understanding of our world and ourselves.
Institute for Smart Structures
Combining materials science, engineering, and architecture for problem solving and new applications
Meet Min Kao
Garmin International Inc. Co-founder
After earning a master’s and a doctorate from UT, Kao joined with Gary Burrell to start GPS giant Garmin International Inc., in 1989. The Min H. Kao Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Building is named in his honor.