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/502142Living with Robotshttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/cbs_nao.phpResearchers at UT Arlington’s new Emotional Robotics Living Lab are examining how robots can be integrated into the home to provide physical and emotional support, KTVT CBS 11 reported. Julienne Greer, UT Arlington assistant professor of Theatre Arts, is directing the new lab. Mon, 27 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/cbs_nao.phpGreer's New Emotional Robotics Living Labhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/NBC5_nao.phpResearch conducted by Julienne Greer, UT Arlington assistant professor of theatre arts, attracted additional coverage, with KXAS NBC reporting on Greer’s new Emotional Robotics Living Lab.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/NBC5_nao.phpUT Arlington professor wins awardshttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Frank_lewis_awards.phpFrank Lewis, Moncrief-O'Donnell Endowed Chair at the University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute and professor in UTA’s Department of Electrical Engineering, has added to his many achievements two new awards.Fri, 10 Nov 2017 18:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Frank_lewis_awards.phpUAV Research and Natural Disastershttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/unmanned_wfaa_abc.phpResearch conducted at UT Arlington using unmanned aerial vehicles could help cities save time and money after a natural disaster, WFAA ABC 8 reported. The project is currently focused on Beaumont, Texas as it continues to recover from Hurricane Harvey.Wed, 01 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/unmanned_wfaa_abc.phpInnovation is helping Senior Livinghttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/brookdale.phpThe NAO Robot traveled to Brookdale Senior Living to conduct a trial to see "if a theatre arts intervention with a human-robot model would be successful in promoting the well-being of an older adult," said Dr. Julinee Greer, assistant professor of theater arts at UT Arlington.Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/brookdale.phpAirborne Network Computing Platforms for UAVhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/sample.phpYan Wan, an associate professor in UTA’s Department of Electrical Engineering, is the team lead on a three-year, $998,803 grant from the National Science Foundation that will develop...Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/sample.phpGreen City Challenge Camphttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Green_City.phpIn a week-long camp at the East Arlington Branch Library, students aged 10 to 18 learned the fundamentals of robotics and computer programming and also heard from specialists in those fields.Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Green_City.phpNational Academy of Engineering 2017 http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Dr_Leila_Ladani_july.phpDr. Leila Ladani, a professor in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and one of the lead scientists of UTARI/IPPM has been chosen to take part in National Academy of Engineering 2017 EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium...Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Dr_Leila_Ladani_july.phpICCES Lifetime Achievement Award 2017http://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/icces_Keneth_Reifsnider.phpThe International Conference on Computation and Experimental Engineering and Sciences awarded Dr. Kenneth Reifsnider the 2017 ICCES Lifetime Achievement Award; in recognition of his pioneering contribution to the science and applications of composite materials.Fri, 07 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/icces_Keneth_Reifsnider.phpFrom Discovery to Commercializationhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Entrepreneurship.php“UTA is committed to developing an environment and culture that eliminates obstacles to innovation and entrepreneurship so that results of research and creative activity can be moved from our studios and laboratories into the economy for the benefit of society,” UTA President Vistasp Karbhari...Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Entrepreneurship.phpRising Tide Initiativehttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Rising_Tide_Initiative.phpRising Tide Initiative, a community innovation hub, met at UTARI on Tuesday, June 2. The initiative includes entrepreneurs, investors, universities, government, corporations and community leaders, working together to improve our community.Fri, 02 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/Rising_Tide_Initiative.phpNational Robotics Week at UTARIhttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/fox4_NRW_17.phpFox 4 News, STEM students, and distinguished guests attended The University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute's National Robotics Week Showcase. UTARI revealed many of today’s most leading-edge robotic technology.Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:00:00 GMThttp://www.uta.edu/utari/news-events/2017/fox4_NRW_17.phpDr. 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.php