New imaging system explored
A University of Texas at Arlington bioengineer has received a
National Science Foundation grant to use light and sound to produce an
accurate image of a patient’s deep tissue, according to Photonics.com.
Baohong Yuan, an assistant professor of bioengineering, received a
$407,163 NSF Early Career Development grant for his hybrid imaging
system, which overcomes the challenge of getting accurate images in deep
Kenneth Roemer, an English professor at UT Arlington, was quoted in a Toronto Standard
story about the largely leaderless, grassroots group known as the
Citadel that is designing a fortress compound 2,000 to 3,000 acres in
size that will support 3,500 to 7,000 "patriotic American families" in
Northern Idaho. Roemer, the former president of the Society for Utopian
Studies, said the Internet and today’s television and radio feed the
attitudes that spawn such groups.
The Fort Worth Chapter of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers
(TSPE) has named UT Arlington graduate Benjamin Pylant the Young
Engineer of the Year, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Pylant received his Master of Business Administration degree from UT
Arlington in 2009. The award is presented to individuals under than 34
years old, who exhibit outstanding contributions to public welfare and
advancing the profession of engineering.
Celebrating past leaders
Several media outlets, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer,
featured a story that quoted UT Arlington associate professor of
political science Allan Saxe speaking about Marion Brooks, a
trail-blazing African-American physician and a leader in the civil
rights movement in Texas. The story originally appeared in the Fort