About Research

Research is published in the fall by the Office of University Publications under the direction of the Office of the Provost and the Office of Research Administration. Articles may be reprinted with permission. Send correspondence to the editor at permenter@uta.edu.

PUBLISHERS
Dana Dunn, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Ron Elsenbaumer, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research

EDITOR
Mark Permenter

ASSISTANT EDITOR/SENIOR WRITER
Jim Patterson

CONTRIBUTING WRITERS
O.K. Carter
Sherry W. Neaves
Kim Pewitt-Jones
Jessica Pieczonka
Becky Purvis
Avinash Rai
Phyllis Richmond
David Silva
Susan Slupecki
Sue Stevens
Roger Tuttle
Danny Woodward
Bob Wright

COPY EDITOR
John Dycus

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Joel Quintans

DESIGNER
Carol A. Lehman

PHOTOGRAPHER
Robert Crosby

CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Beth McHenry

COVER
John Karapelou, CMI/Phototake

WEB DESIGN
Samarth Kalyur
Teodozja Korzeniowski
Andrew Leverenz
Chuck Pratt