UTA announces the inaugural class of Terry Foundation Scholars. The program covers up to the cost of attendance after scholarships, grants, family contributions and financial need have been considered.
Purnendu “Sandy” Dasgupta, Hamish Small Chair in Ion Analysis of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the College of Science, has been awarded a $1 million NASA grant to further the search for amino acids.
UT Arlington associate professor of Spanish, Ignacio Ruiz-Pérez, has earned international recognition for his work of poetry, Libro de la ceniza (Book of Ashes).
KERA interviewed Sahadat Hossain, a UTA civil engineering professor, in a story about how technology is increasing methane production in the city of Denton landfill. That methane is then converted to energy, which powers several thousand Denton homes. Hossain is collaborating with colleague Melanie Sattler on the project.
CBS 11/KTVT interviewed computer science and engineering professor Gautam Das about a new Google technology that would collect pothole location and information through GPS and send the information to the company's databases. Das leads the University's Database Exploration Laboratory.