UT Arlington researchers hope to help farmers experience better crop yields
UT Arlington researchers hope a recently published discovery about the
hormone jasmonate will eventually help farmers experience better crop
yields with less use of potentially harmful chemicals, Phys.org and
other media outlets reported. “This is a small piece of a bigger
picture, but it is a very important piece,” said Maeli Melotto, a UT
Arlington assistant biology professor.
UT Arlington physicists develop new fiber-optic spanner
Physicists at The University of Texas at Arlington have developed a new
fiber-optic spanner that will help scientist work more efficiently at a
microscopic level, CultureMap
reported. The spanner, or wrench, will allow scientists to rotate
objects such as living cells at any axis, making for a fuller view than
current methods that also utilize fiber-optic rotation.
Efendi contributes to paper in The Accounting Review
The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation blog noted
that Jap Efendi, a UT Arlington assistant accounting professor,
contributed to the paper, Executive Turnover Following Option Backdating
Allegations, forthcoming in The Accounting Review.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum exhibit draws on materials from UT Arlington, Yale, and other institutions
The Examiner.com reported
that the new Juarez Global Wall Exhibit at the Abraham Lincoln
Presidential Library and Museum includes exhibit materials drawn from UT
Arlington, Yale University, Tulane University and other institutions.
Best Green Projects of 2012
The University of Texas at Arlington is one of 98 campuses nationwide
featured in the National Wildlife Federation’s database of the best
green projects of 2012, the Arlington Citizen-Journal reported.