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Fillia Makedon, a UTA professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Robot-based system could help train, assess workers

A team of computer science and engineering researchers is developing a smart, robot-based system that assesses workers' physical, cognitive, and collaborative skills.

Matthew Fujita, UTA assistant professor of biology with graduate research asssistant T.J. Firneno.

Biologist’s study of eyes to be seen internationally

Frogs may hold the answers to a biologist's questions about habitat affecting eye function and development. Matthew Fujita's research will be exhibited at two major natural history museums and will generate an interactive e-book.

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Researchers looking beyond the stars

Scientists and engineers at UTA are expanding the frontiers of knowledge—to infinity and beyond.

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UTA drives North Texas’ entrepreneurship ecosystem

Research, innovation, and entrepreneurship combine at UTA to produce start-up companies, patented innovations, and business collaborations that enhance the local economy.

 Dr. David Keller and Dr. Paul Fadel

Kinesiology researchers tackle heart disease

A team of researchers in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation is exploring novel therapeutic strategies that combat cardiovascular diseases. Read more in UTA Health magazine.

Dr. Weidong Zhou

Engineering Professor wins grant to build a better laser

Weidong Zhou received a five-year, $3 million grant from the High Energy Laser Joint Technology Office to develop a high-power semiconductor laser that is compact, efficient, and power-scalable.

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UTA addressing national nursing shortage

Read about the College of Nursing and Health Innovation’s efforts to bring the number of nurses in Texas and the nation back to a healthy level in the 2017 issue of UTA Health Magazine.

Priscilla Glenn, left, and Mayowa Olawoyin on the right

Students earn NSF fellowships to support doctoral studies

Two College of Science students—Priscilla Glenn, left, and Mayowa Olawoyin—will further their graduate education through the National Science Foundation's prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship Program for 2017.

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UTA Libraries testing makerspace effectiveness

A UTA team will identify the effectiveness of makerspaces—community-operated work spaces where people with common interests meet, socialize, and collaborate on projects—on undergraduate learning.

UTA art student Miso Kim

UTA student chosen for prestigious art program

Sophomore Miso Kim was one of only 26 students worldwide selected for Yale University's Norfolk Summer Program, the preeminent undergraduate art program in the United States.