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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.

UTA civil engineering professor Ali Abolmaali

Researchers work to improve state highways

Dr. Ali Abolmaali and his team of UTA researchers are leading the development of sturdier, fiber-reinforced concrete pipes and new pipe protocol that could improve highways in Texas and beyond.

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UTA faculty and alumnus recognized for innovation

Three faculty and a UTA graduate won Tech Titans Awards presented by the Technology Association of North Texas to honor innovators transforming the region's high-tech industry.

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UTA researcher explores “Histories of the Present”

History Professor David LaFevor is helping preserve Cuba's heritage through a digital humanities grant.

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SEIR Building design puts science on display

UTA will break ground this fall on the $125 million next-generation Science and Engineering Innovation and Research Building, a cutting-edge facility designed to enhance collaborative research.

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UTA researchers develop app to help monitor flash flooding

A team led by D.J. Seo, associate professor of civil engineering, is harnessing technology to deliver faster, more precise information about severe weather and flash flooding.

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Investigating the history and impact of the Rocky Mountains

Earth and environmental sciences Assistant Professor Majie Fan is studying how the Rocky Mountains formed and the ways its topography influenced the regional climate.

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College of Nursing and Health Innovation making waves

With new faculty, new facilities, and a new focus, UTA's College of Nursing and Health Innovation is building its reputation as a force for improving health care.

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UTA at the forefront of composite materials research

Found in everything from space shuttles to dental fillings, composite materials are vital to modern society, but difficult to develop. UTA is embracing the challenge.

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Researchers working to keep the water supply safe

Whether they're monitoring toxic algal blooms in Korea or testing stormwater in Kennedale, engineers at UTA are confronting issues of water safety and access in a variety of important ways.