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Winter 2014

Inquiry Magazine Archive

  • Spring 2016

    Spring 2016: Premium Blend

    Found in everything from space shuttles to dental fillings, composite materials have thoroughly infiltrated modern society. But their potential is still greatly untapped, offering researchers ample opportunity for discovery.

  • Fall 2015

    Fall 2015: Collision Course

    Within the particle showers created at the Large Hadron Collider, answers to some of the universe’s mysteries are waiting.

  • Spring 2015

    Spring 2015: Almost Human

    Model systems like pigeons can help illuminate our own evolutionary and genomic history.

  • Fall 2014

    Fall 2014: Small Wonder

    UT Arlington's tiny windmills are bringing renewable energy to a whole new scale.

  • Winter 2014

    Winter 2014: Overdue for an Overhaul

    The stability of our highways, pipelines, and even manholes is reaching a breaking point.

  • 2012

    2012: Mystery solved?

    Scientists believe they have discovered a subatomic particle that is crucial to understanding the universe.

  • 2011

    2011: Boosting brain power

    UT Arlington researchers unlock clues to the human body’s most mysterious and complex organ.

  • 2010

    2010: Powered by genetics

    UT Arlington researchers probe the hidden world of microbes in search of renewable energy sources.

  • 2009

    2009: Winning the battle against pain

    Wounded soldiers are benefiting from Robert Gatchel’s program that combines physical rehabilitation with treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.

  • 2009

    2007: Sensing a solution

    Tiny sensors implanted in the body show promise in combating acid reflux disease, pain and other health problems.

  • 2006

    2006:Semiconductors: The next generation

    Nanotechnology researchers pursue hybrid silicon chips with life-saving potential.

  • 2005

    2005: Imaging is everything

    Biomedical engineers combat diseases with procedures that are painless to patients.



See our most recent faculty fellows, young investigators, Fulbright scholars, and exemplary programs 

Anand Puppala, associate dean of research in the College of Engi­neering, has been elected as an American Society of Civil Engineers Fellow.

The National Association for Sport and Physi­cal Education chose kinesiol­ogy Assistant Professor Priscila Caçola for its Lolas E. Halverson Motor Development Young Investiga­tor Award.

Ashanti Johnson, a faculty research associate in the College of Sci­ence, has been appointed to a 24-member panel creating a strategic vision for the National Academy of Sciences’ Gulf of Mexico program.

Khosrow Beh­behani, dean of the College of Engi­neering, was named a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

The American Academy of Nursing named Jennifer Gray, interim dean of the College of Nursing, as an inductee to its 2013 Class of Fellows.

The American Mathematical Society has named UT Arlington the winner of its 2013 AMS Award for an Exemplary Program or Achievement in a Mathematics Department.

Associate Professor Kevin Schug received the American Chemical Society Division of Analytical Chemistry Award for Young Investigators in Separation Science.

Jonathan Camp­bell, biology pro­fessor, received the 2012 Henry S. Fitch Award for Excellence in Herpetology from the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists.

Political science Professor Victoria Farrar-Myers has been named the 2013-2014 Fulbright Distin­guished Chair in American Political Science at Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia. She will be in residence during spring 2014.

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