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Samir Iqbal

Professor elected to Royal Society of Chemistry

Samir Iqbal, a UTA associate professor of electrical engineering, has been named a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry, the United Kingdom-based association representing the world’s leading chemical scientists.

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Researchers devise process to generate renewable energy

A team of UTA chemists and engineers have proven that concentrated light, heat and high pressures can drive the conversion of carbon dioxide and water directly into useable liquid hydrocarbon fuels.

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Shaping the cities of the future

As today’s major cities grow into megacities of more than 10 million people, UTA researchers are tackling the  complex challenges that arise from these swelling urban communities.

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Students thrive with study abroad experiences

More UTA students are getting their passports stamped and gaining valuable international experiences by taking classes all over the globe.

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UTA classified as top research university

The elite Carnegie Classification of R-1: Doctoral Universities recognizes thriving research universities infusing their regions with technology, knowledge, and talent.

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Researchers find ways to make landfills last longer

UTA civil engineers believe they can increase the lifespan of a landfill to 200 years. They are working closely with Denton, Texas to institute innovative and sustainable waste management techniques at the city's landfill.

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UTA professor receives five patents in one year

Professor Robert Magnusson, UTA’s Texas Instruments Distinguished Chair in Nanoelectronics, has almost 30 patents to his name. He recently had five patents issued in less than a year.

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UTA hosts top international physicists

Some 150 leading international physicists are convening at UTA this week to collaborate on the game-changing particle physics experiment known as the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment, or DUNE.

Hadron Collider

UTA physicists are uncovering the secrets of the universe

After helping discover the long-elusive Higgs boson, researchers in the University’s Center of Excellence in High Energy Physics are tackling new challenges as they try to solve some of the universe’s greatest mysteries.

Bold Solutions, Global Impact

Strategic Plan | 2020

UT Arlington is rapidly becoming the model for what a 21st century urban research university should be. This strategic plan, with its four broad themes, crystallizes this model and sets a path to unprecedented excellence in research, teaching and community engagement.