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Scholars are on the leading edge of assistive living research, designing smart homes and programming lifelike robots that could transform care for the elderly, disabled, and injured.
Renowned chemist Daniel W. Armstrong is leading an effort to find a more accurate way to measure water content in pharmaceuticals—a major quality-control issue for drug manufacturers.
Working to create a luminescent nanoparticle to use in security-related radiation detection, physics Professor Wei Chen may instead have happened upon an advance in photodynamic cancer therapy.
Bioengineering Chair Liping Tang is partnering with Arlington Memorial to create a "mini-bioreactor" within a patient's body that can stimulate bone tissue growth and help with bone fractures, tumors, and even osteoporosis.
Jessica Dawn Stevens, a junior majoring in microbiology and biology, is one of only 11 students in Texas named a Goldwater Scholar for the 2014-15 academic year.
Sophomore Emmanuel Fordjour won a prestigious national award for his research on the dangerous, hospital-acquired disease Clostridium difficile. He's one of just 60 undergraduate scholars to receive the honor.
The College of Nursing and School of Social Work are using a nearly $900,000 grant to improve connections between nurses and social workers before they meet in the health care workplace.
To accurately analyze concussions, kinesiology researchers stress the importance of using multiple types of assessments in addition to neurocognitive tests.
A marketing professor’s study shows that parents have a greater impact on their grade-school-age children’s attitudes toward tobacco than peers or advertisers.
A recent computer science and engineering Ph.D. graduate is developing a sensor and monitoring system to put consumers in charge of their energy, gas, and water use.