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UTA and UTD are Named as Tier 1 Research Universities

UTA and UTD are Named as Tier 1 Research Universities

Congratulations to The University of Texas at Arlington and The University of Texas at Dallas as being named top research institutions by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.

Mike McNair, UTARI Supports DED and TxLTAP

Mike McNair, UTARI Supports DED and TxLTAP

UTARI’s Mike McNair contributes to the UTA's DED, TxLTAP project as a member of the TxLTAP Advisory Board. The project provides technical assistance and workforce training that many smaller or rural Texas counties and cities do not have.

UTARI Researcher to help with Bioengineering, Navy Grant

UTARI Researcher to help with Bioengineering, Navy Grant

As part of major Navy grant, Vinay Abhyankar will create a microfabricated, biomimetic blood vessel to mimic blood-brain barrier for testing microcavitation.

NAI Names Refsnider, Dimos and Nygren as Fellows

NAI Names Refsnider, Dimos and Nygren as Fellows

Kenneth Reifsnider, Presidential Distinguished Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering along with Duane Dimos, UTA vice president for research and David Nygren, Presidential Distinguished Professor of Physics are named as NAI 2015 Fellows.

Dasgupta one of two from UTA on Analytical Scientist Power List

Dasgupta one of two from UTA on Analytical Scientist Power List

Dasgupta is widely known for his work in discovering an environmentally friendly analysis of arsenic in drinking water.


Dr. Lewis Receives 2016 Intelligent Systems Award

Dr. Lewis Receives 2016 Intelligent Systems Award

AIAA will honor Frank Lewis for several of his contributions including intelligent neural-adaptive controls that mimic the neural networks in the brain, incorporating feedback mechanisms that improve the capacity of autopilots and ensure that autonomous aircraft follow prescribed trajectories.

PR-2 Demonstrates Assistive Living

PR-2 Demonstrates Assistive Living

Division head Mike McNair and research scientist Cody Lundberg talk to KTVT Channel 11 about the role robots will play in assistive living in the future.

Mike McNair talks Automated Convoys in Unmanned Systems

Mike McNair talks Automated Convoys in Unmanned Systems

U.S. ground forces are working with industry and academic partners to develop robotic convoys. Mike McNair, Automation and Intelligent Systems division head at UTARI adds to the discussion of who and how automated convoys are being used in the military.

STEM Student Training and UTARI AS Lab

STEM Student Training and UTARI AS Lab

A National Science Foundation grant led by Frank Lewis, Ph.D. and A. Davoudi, Ph.D. is coming to a close but the effects of the study are far-reaching.

Channel 11 Reports on Hand Healing Prototypes

Channel 11 Reports on Hand Healing Prototypes

KTVT CBS 11 runs segment on UTARI REHEAL and ReHab gloves, stressing how technology breakthroughs could assist humankind.

Dr. Reifsnider Speaks to Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Reifsnider Speaks to Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Kenneth Reifsnider presents "Materials Epigenetics; the part of composite materials that doesn't add up," Woolf Hall room 402, Friday, October 16 at 2:00PM

Dr. Abhyankar to Present at UTA Bioengineering Dept.

Dr. Abhyankar to Present at UTA Bioengineering Dept.

UTARI Biological Microsytems presents "Toward Microscale Tissue Engineered Models of Human Disease." Nedderman Hall room 203, Wednesday, October 14 at 1:00PM. 

UTARI and University of Washington Develop REHEAL Glove

UTARI and University of Washington Develop REHEAL Glove

UTARI in collaboration with the University of Washington design, develop and test a REHEAL glove that delivers medicine to patients, which speeds up healing to extremities.

Mike McNair Elected by Members of NAMC to Board of Directors

Mike McNair Elected by Members of NAMC to Board of Directors

Mike McNair, UTARI head of Automation and Intelligent Systems, has been member-elected to the National Advanced Mobility Consortium's board of directors for the Academic Research Institution Seat.

Channel 8 story of Robotic Glove Designed to Help Stroke Victims

Channel 8 story of Robotic Glove Designed to Help Stroke Victims

Strokes can cause all sorts of damage;including loss of hand movement. But research scientists at UTARI have created a device that has the potential to make a big difference.