page is updated much more regularly.
Dec 16, 2014
Congratulations to Raziul Hasan for winning the Kelcy Warren Engineering Scholarship.
Dec 11, 2014
Congratulations to Motasim Bellah for winning the Spring 2015 Dissertation Fellowship.
Oct 8, 2014
Dr. Iqbal speaks at UTA about his work on developing tools for early cancer detection.
Aug 23, 2014
Our paper appears on the cover ofAnalytical Methods.
June 29, 2014
Our lab is featured in a major newspaper of Pakistan.
Jun 25, 2014
We received $480,000 NSF grant as part of a multi-institutional research team to build a bladder cancer detection device.
Mar 26, 2014
Congratulations to Nuzhat for winningWomen's & Gender Studies Student Excellence Award at UTA ACES.
May 10, 2014
Congratulations to Arif on his graduation and completion of ph.D.
Apr 26, 2014
Congratulations to Raziul Hasan for theBest Mentor Award in the UTA Electrical Engineering Dept.
April 26, 2014
Congratulations to Usman for passing the Diagnostics Exam in UTA Electrical Engineering Dept.
April 8, 2014
Congratulations to Arif for passing his Defense with flying colors.
Jan 15, 2014
Congratulations to Arif for winning Dean of Graduate School Dissertation Fellowship.
Oct 15, 2013
Congratulations to Azhar for his work on the cover of IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology.
Apr 18, 2013
Dr. Iqbal selected for Honorable Mention for Best Academic Advisor 2012-13 at the University of Texas at Arlington.
May 22, 2012
We got $25K award from Cancer Research Foundation of North Texas.
May 9, 2012
Our work appeared on the cover of IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology.
Oct 27 2011
Congratulations to Chaudhry Arafat for winning this year's EE
Sep 11, 2011
Radio Interview with KRLD.
April 21, 2011
Nahum won an NSF fellowship to attend
NSF Summer Institute on Cancer Nanotechnology.
April 7, 2011
Azhar won a Travel Grant Fellowship to present his work on
Cancer Nanotechnology at
IEEE/NIH 2011 LIfe Science Systems and Applications Workshop
March 10, 2011
UTA highlighted our
cancer gene detection
work on the university
March 4, 2011
highlighted at the dedication of
Sep 30, 2010
Dr. Iqbal gave an invited lecture at
May 5, 2010
ICTP funded our proposal for
Conference on Nanotechnology for Biological and Biomedical
Somewhere in 2009
Our work focused in
Dec 8, 2009
Swati's work got accepted for
Biomedical Microdevices! Great work Swati!
Dec 2, 2009
Noor did an impressive MS thesis defense. Great work Noor!
Nov 18, 2009
Priyanka defended her MS thesis with amazing grace. Good going
Nov 17, 2009
Swati defended her MS thesis with flying colors. Good job
Nov 30, 2009
Our work appeared on the cover of
Oct 9, 2009
Our UG researchers Wintana and Nabeel presented their work at
BMES conference, alongside doctoral students and post-docs from
around the world. We are proud of you two!
Aug 17, 2009
Noor and Swati's work appeared on the cover of
June 5, 2009
Noor's work "Single-base Mutation Detection of DNA
using Bio-Chip" receives Best Poster award at "From
DNA-Inspired Physics to Physics-Inspired Biology" Conference in
ICTP, Trieste, Italy.
The award carries Euro 50 cash prize sponsored by
The Wellcome Trust, UK.
Good going Swati and Noor!
May 24, 2009
Mr. Johnson of
Creek Elementary School, Grapevine-Colleyville ISD invited
Dr. Iqbal to talk at their Career Day. Dr. Iqbal engaged 2nd graders about Job of a Professor,
What is Research and
Basics of Nanotechnology.
Feb 9, 2009
Priyanka has done it again!! She has received "Best
Student/Post-doc Paper Award" for her work on Proteonic Biochip
at the 4th IEEE/NIH 2009 LIfe
Science Systems and Applications (LiSSA09) Workshop. WELL
Jan 15, 2009
Dr. Iqbal received
CAREER award from National Science Foundation.
Dec 6, 2008
Dave from Plano West High School worked in our lab in Summer
2008. His work on PDMS has been accepted for
Junior Science and Humanities Symposium. Good Job Dave!
Oct 13, 2008
Dr. Iqbal presented a tutorial at
214th Meeting of the
Electrochemical Society in Honolulu, HI
Oct 3, 2008
Priyanka and Noor presented their research at
Research Day 2008.
Priyanka's poster received
Mention. Well Done Priyanka!
Aug 22, 2008
Nagoya University, Department of Micro-Nano Systems Engineering,
visit our lab. Prof. Masahiro Nakajima and his students
from Nagoya University visited Nano-Bio Lab.
Feb 28, 2008
Radio Interview with
KRLD: "Nano-devices" for Cancer detection
Feb 27, 2008
New chip being created to detect cancer,
News story in The
April 8, 2007
Researchers use 'nanopore channels' to precisely detect DNA,
Foresight Nanotech Institute
April 6, 2007
"Nanopore channels" can be used to rapidly and precisely detect specific sequences of DNA,
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