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car sharing road with bicycle

Embracing technology to improve public transportation

As part of a federal government initiative, UT Arlington researchers are studying whether alternative transportation options can create more livable communities.

David Wetz in the laboratory

Professor works to create better batteries

Electrical engineers aim to create batteries that are five times more powerful—and five times less expensive—than current ones within five years.

Rebekah Carlile using her playwriting program with patients at Cook Children's Hospital.

Playwriting helps kids learn language skills

A program developed by a UT Arlington mind, brain, and education graduate student gives children the opportunity to tell their own stories while developing narrative writing skills.

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Data mining yields major advancements

UT Arlington researchers are at the forefront of the emerging field of computational modeling, uncovering insights that could shape every aspect of our lives.

Aerial view of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Researchers explore impact of global climate change

From the Arctic to the Amazon to the Caribbean Sea, UT Arlington biologists are examining the impact of global climate change on various life-forms.

student launches a UAV test flight

Unmanned aircraft research takes flight

As part of a national initiative, UT Arlington is exploring the high-performance human interactions and safety of unmanned and remotely piloted aircraft.

miniature turbine on a penny

A new scale of renewable energy

Two engineers have created a micro-windmill smaller than a grain of rice that can produce enough power to keep your cellphone charged.

freshman researchers

Program offers freshmen meaningful research opportunities

A new College of Science program connects freshman science majors to authentic research experiences to help them chart a path to a career in the STEM fields.

Devin Doyel

Internships spur interest in science and engineering

The UT Arlington Research Institute's high school internship program enables students from Arlington high schools to work on cutting-edge projects alongside UTARI researchers.

building tile cast from a 3-D printed mold

Embracing the next dimension of business

As 3-D printing continues to change the business landscape, UT Arlington has emerged as a leader in adapting this burgeoning technology for a wide range of disciplines.