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Brain Game

Researchers tackle mental health issues in young adults

Engineering, nursing, and social work researchers are combating the rise in mental illness among young adults by developing better ways to screen for depression, treat PTSD in veterans, and more.

The Science of Shopping

Renowned researcher explores the science of business

Professor Kay-Yut Chen’s research examines why people make the decisions they do in business and how we can predict those decisions. Such data-driven insights help companies improve their bottom line.

Model Behavior

Biologists examine animals to unwrap the essence of humanity

By studying the genomes of such diverse creatures as pigeons, pythons, and beetles, UT Arlington biologists are uncovering important insights into what makes us human.

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Smart Care apartment to benefit senior adults

UT Arlington researchers have designed an apartment equipped with intelligent care technology to reduce risks encountered by older adults and people with disabilities who want to live independently in their own homes.

John Gurak

Student uses EPA grant to further green chemistry

Conversations about sustainability usually include topics like renewable energy and carbon emissions. But when biochemistry senior John Gurak addresses the subject, he focuses on something entirely different.

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Physicists seek to uncover the secrets of the universe

Could an overlooked class of stars host life? How can we prevent space weather from wreaking havoc on Earth? Do exomoons really exist? UT Arlington physics are answering these questions and more.

high density megacity

High-density concepts predicted for future megacities

What will the city of the future look like? UT Arlington professors believe they’ll feature high-rise structures with levels of greenery and aerial trams that zoom workers straight to high-tech offices.

Sam Sung in a research laboratory

Program introduces undergraduates to life-enhancing discovery

UT Arlington is changing the way undergraduate students prepare for STEM careers through a new program that emphasizes real-world research and experiential learning.

The Green at College Park

University launches institute for sustainability

UT Arlington’s new Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact aims to enhance quality of life by developing more sustainable communities that focus on the natural, built, economic, cultural, and social environments.

Laser beam coupling by a microscope objective into an optical waveguide (output from the waveguide is coupled into optical fiber)

Engineers light the way with optical advancements

Optics research in the Electrical Engineering Department is bringing new insights to data security, medical technology, and many other high-impact areas.