A UTA engineer is developing a novel medical device that employs nanotechnology and optical scanning to make glucose readings for diabetics less painful.
The research of Narayan Janakiraman, a UTA assistant professor of marketing, was mentioned in an editorial in The American Genius. The research focused on the psychology of instant gratification decisions in society.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics will honor electrical engineering professor Frank Lewis in January with the society’s 2016 Intelligent Systems Award for his work to increase the capabilities of autonomous aircraft systems.
A UTA assistant professor will help build a microdevice that captures lost energy in things like automobiles, buildings and other devices. The research is funded through a highly competitive National Science Foundation EAGER grant.
UTA GO Centers in high schools throughout nine regional school districts offer prospective college students mentoring and admissions advice while promoting a college-going culture. The program has been honored by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.