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Qilian Liang, a professor of Electrical Engineering

UTA professor named IEEE Fellow

Qilian Liang, professor of Electrical Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. He was specifically cited for his contributions to interval type-2 fuzzy logic systems.

Rendering of Proposed Bullet Train Passenger Stations

Student wins statewide competition for bullet train station design

A UTA graduate student in architecture has won a statewide competition for design of a Dallas high-speed rail station. Her winning design is an elevated station that traverses Dallas’ highways with parking, retail shops, and restaurants underneath.

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UTA researchers work to save endangered languages

As Native American languages are spoken less every year, UTA researchers are working on campus and in the community to preserve them.

Bongani Mlambo

See the cinematography of a UTA alumnus

Bongani Mlambo, a 2010 film/video graduate, is a rising cinematographer with two feature films under his belt.

Researchers studying the ideal physical and mental states

UTA researchers take a closer look at self-regulation

The innovative study pinpoints the ideal physical and mental states to help children and adults focus their attention and exercise self-control.

Fillia Makedon, UTA professor of Computer Science

New research helps children with learning disabilities

Led by Professor Filia Makedon, UTA researchers are using artificial intelligence to help experts assess learning difficulties and boost cognitive connections for children at a very early age.

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Engineering alum designs, builds, and tests new UAV

Sampath Reddy Vengate (’16 MS, Aerospace Engineering) became the first person to successfully flight test an unmanned aerial vehicle that uses moving weights in its wings.

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Recent advancements bring UTA closer to Tier One status

UTA graduated more than 200 doctorates in the 2015-16 academic year and approached $100 million in research expenditures, both key components of Tier One recognition.

Spring 2016 Graduates

UTA awarded a record number of degrees in 2015-16

With 11,526 degrees conferred, UTA continues its rising trajectory with an 8.8 percent increase from the previous academic year.

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UTA earns top ranking for low student debt

UTA was listed as the top public research university in the nation for graduating students with the least student debt, in a U.S. News & World Report ranking of 125 universities.