UTARI (University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute)http://www.uta.edu/utari/Latest News + Events from UTARIen-ushttp://www.uta.edu/utari/_images/elements/utari.gifUniversity of Texas at Arlington Research Institute News + Eventshttp://www.uta.edu/utari/502142Dr. Gouma's Flu Virus Breath Monitor Featured in Journalhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Gouma-Sensors-Flu.phpPerena Gouma, Principal Research Engineer at UTARI and professor in UTA’s Materials Science and Engineering Department has a published article in the journal Sensors. This article describes Gouma’s invention for a hand-held breath monitor that can detect the flu virus. Thu, 02 Feb 2017 18:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Gouma-Sensors-Flu.phpRobot Recites Shakespeare for Researchhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/greerstartle-nao.phpJulienne Greer of UTA Theatre Arts is featured in a recent Fort Worth Star-Telegram article regarding the IRP grant award for human-robotic interaction. This particular project is produced in collaboration with UTARI researchers Kris Doelling, Mike McNair and Jeongsik Shin and the UTA School of Social Work.Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/greerstartle-nao.phpDr. Lewis named AAAS Fellowhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/lewis-aaasfellow.phpDr. Frank Lewis of UTA and UTARI has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. This conferment is added to several honors bestowed on Dr. Lewis, including being named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:29:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/lewis-aaasfellow.phpUTA/UTARI will use Unmanned Aerial for TxDOThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/newstxdot2016-award.phpDr. Anand Puppala, UTA civil engineering professor along with UTARI researchers Mike McNair and Cody Lundberg will collaboratively work on an effort to use unmanned aerial vehicles to remotely inspect highways and railroads and develop guidelines for how to safely complete the task. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/newstxdot2016-award.phpBell Helicopter Textron Donates to IPPMhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/bellht-ippmcontrib2016.phpThe Institute for Predictive Performance Methodologies receives contribution of pre-impregnated composite materials from Bell Helicopter Textron. This generous gift was made possible through Vance Cribb, Manager of Non Metallic Materials and Processes with help from Justin Greenwood and Debra Macias.Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/bellht-ippmcontrib2016.phpUTARI, UTA Develop Device to Automatically Control BPhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/muthu-bloodpressure.phpBiomedical Technologies Division Head Muthu Wijesundara, along with Associate Professor Young-Tae Kim and Professor Khosrow Behbehani have received a grant for continued research of a "Closed-Loop Blood Pressure Control by Neural Stimulation for Cardiac Care Environment."Mon, 19 Sep 2016 21:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/muthu-bloodpressure.phpTheater and Social Robotics Project is Awarded IPR Grant http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/socialrobotics-theater.phpUTARI research team Kris Doelling, Mike McNair and Jeongsik Shin along with Julienne Greer (College of Liberal Arts), Noelle Fields and Ling Xu (School of Social Work) have been awarded a grant for a project that will mix theater and social robotics.Thu, 01 Sep 2016 05:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/socialrobotics-theater.phpDr. Reifsnider is part of plenary talk at ICEPT in Wuhan, Chinahttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/reifsnider-icept.phpUTARI's Kenneth Reifsnider, Director of the Institute for Predictive Performance Methodologies was part of the speaker panel for the Plenary Talk at the 17th International Conference on Electronic Packaging Technology (ICEPT) in Wuhan, China on August 16-19, 2016.Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:30:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/reifsnider-icept.php12th Annual IEEE/CASE Conferencehttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/ieee-case.phpMembers of the UTARI research staff will be actively involved at twelfth annual IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering. The conference is sponsored by the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS), and will be held in Fort Worth Texas, USA, August 21 to 24, 2016.Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/ieee-case.phpMcNair, Huber talk Future Robotic Technology on "Tech Insider"http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-techinsider.phpMike McNair, AIS director at UTARI and Manfred Huber, Ph.D. reviewed current and future technology regarding robots and their ability to help people with everyday tasks, according to the digital publication "Tech Insider."Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-techinsider.phpFrank Lewis part UT System Patent Count http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/lewis-nai.phpThe UT System was ranked 4th among the Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patent Ranking for 2015, UT System reported. The UT System release featured patented inventions by Frank Lewis, Ph.D.Wed, 13 Jul 2016 18:33:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/lewis-nai.phpMcNair speaks at Arlington's "Put Technology to Work"http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-puttechtowork.phpThe City of Arlington’s monthly director’s meeting kicked off its “Put Technology to Work” series. Mike McNair, division head for UTARI’s AIS division was the guest speaker. His topic focused on the future of autonomous vehicles and their effect on government entities. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-puttechtowork.phpUTARI Involvement at 12th DURACOSYS 2016http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/duracosys-2016.phpEndel Iarve, Ph.D received key note speaker recognition at DURACOSYS 2016 for his topic “Computational Analysis for Durability of Laminated Composite Structures.” Iarve is congratulated by Kenneth Reifsnider, Ph.D, Director of The Institute for Predictive Performance Methodologies at UTARI.Wed, 15 Jun 2016 21:30:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/duracosys-2016.phpMcNair to speak about Intelligent Transportation at TexITEhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-texite.phpMike McNair, UTARI's  head of the AIS division will speak at TexITE about Intelligent Transportation. This presentation goes beyond automated cars and will discuss the big picture of cooperation between researchers, vehicle manufacturers, regulatory authorities, and others.Wed, 08 Jun 2016 21:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-texite.php"Inquiry" quotes Drs. McCabe and Reifsnider about Compositeshttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mccabe-reifsnider.php"Inquiry's"Melinda Mahaffey Icden quotes UTARI Executive Director Dr. Mickey McCabe and Director of the Institute for Predictive Performance Methodologies regarding development and testing of composite materials. Tue, 31 May 2016 05:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mccabe-reifsnider.phpUTARI Researchers elevated to IEEE Senior Memberhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/muthu-ieee.phpUTARI researchers Muthu Wijesundara and Aditya Das have been upgraded to Senior Member status by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). This honor is considered the highest grade for which a member of the organization may apply. Tue, 24 May 2016 19:30:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/muthu-ieee.phpMcNair to speak at AUVSI Innovation Hub, New Orleans, May 3, 5http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-auvsiinnovhub-2016.phpUTARI's Mike McNair, head of the Automation & Intelligent Systems division will be a featured speaker at the “Innovation Hub” on May 3 and 5. This is part of the activities offered by AUVSI’s Xponential 2016 conference being held in New Orleans. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/mcnair-auvsiinnovhub-2016.phpUTARI Researcher wins NASA Research Awardhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/iarve-endel-nasa2016.phpUTARI's Endel Iarve will lead a three-year NASA research project on fatigue life prediction of rotor spars using discrete damage modeling.Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/iarve-endel-nasa2016.phpDr. Reifsnider to Guest Lecture at Texas Tech http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/reif-txtech-2016.phpDr. Reifsnider will be a guest lecturer on April 18 at Texas Tech, hosted by Professor Satya Atluri, Whitacre Distinguished Chair in Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering.Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:14:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/reif-txtech-2016.phpDr. Reifsnider to speak at Physics Department Colloquiumhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/reifsnider-colloquium .phpThis dialogue is to share some of the challenges associated with the development of predictive methodologies for heterogeneous functional materials (HeteroFoaM). The Colloquium will be held in Room 101, Science Hall on Wednesday, March 9 at 4 p.m.Refreshments-served-3:30-Physics Library.Fri, 04 Mar 2016 21:32:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2016/reifsnider-colloquium .php