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News Topic chemistry was found in 19 news releases in the year 2016.

December 2016

  • Dasgupta receives 2016 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award for contributions to analytical chemistry
    Research excellence

    Dasgupta receives 2016 Eastern Analytical Symposium Award for contributions to analytical chemistry.

    Tuesday, December 13, 2016

November 2016

  • UTA researchers discover mechanism behind immunosuppressive effects of drugs used to treat autoimmune disorders and cancers
    Solving immune response

    UTA researchers discover mechanism behind immunosuppressive effects of drugs used to treat autoimmune disorders and cancers.

    Thursday, November 17, 2016

October 2016

  • UTA breaks ground for new $125 million Science and Engineering Innovation and Research building
    SEIR groundbreaking

    UTA breaks ground for new $125 million Science and Engineering Innovation and Research building.

    Thursday, October 27, 2016

  • UTA chemists receive donation from Dallas-based environmental philanthropist to develop strategies to limit shale gas industry’s ecological impacts
    Environmental research

    UTA chemists receive donation from Dallas-based environmental philanthropist to develop strategies to limit shale gas industry’s ecological impacts.

    Tuesday, October 4, 2016

September 2016

  • UTA study finds abnormalities in drinking water in Eagle Ford Shale region
    Groundwater study

    UTA study finds abnormalities in drinking water in Eagle Ford Shale region.

    Thursday, September 22, 2016

  • UTA proves that inexpensive semiconducting organic polymers can harvest sunlight to split carbon dioxide into alcohol fuels
    Solar fuels research

    UTA proves that inexpensive semiconducting organic polymers can harvest sunlight to split carbon dioxide into alcohol fuels .

    Tuesday, September 20, 2016

August 2016

  • UTA chemists to develop a new class of catalysts to transform cheap, widely available hydrocarbons into molecules used in key industrial processes
    Developing new catalysts

    UTA chemists to develop a new class of catalysts to transform cheap, widely available hydrocarbons into molecules used in key industrial processes.

    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

  • UTA study indicates air contamination near fracking sites result of operational inefficiencies, not inherent to the extraction process
    Protecting air quality

    UTA study indicates air contamination near fracking sites result of operational inefficiencies, not inherent to the extraction process.

    Friday, August 26, 2016

  • UTA researchers study how fluctuating hormones affect female vulnerability to cocaine addiction
    Understanding addiction

    UTA researchers study how fluctuating hormones affect female vulnerability to cocaine addiction.

    Tuesday, August 2, 2016

  • UTA chemists devise cheaper, faster, more accurate, automated method to quantify water content in solid pharmaceutical drugs
    Innovations in analytical chemistry

    UTA chemists devise cheaper, faster, more accurate, automated method to quantify water content in solid pharmaceutical drugs.

    Monday, August 1, 2016

July 2016

  • UTA researchers devise new system to measure dry blood samples used in infant HIV screening, testing for metabolic disorders
    New testing technique

    UTA researchers devise new system to measure dry blood samples used in infant HIV screening, testing for metabolic disorders .

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

  • Four UTA professors named finalists for 2016 Tech Titan Awards
    UTA innovators

    Four UTA professors named finalists for 2016 Tech Titan Awards.

    Thursday, July 14, 2016

April 2016

  • UTA research demonstrates that groundwater quality changes alongside the expansion of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling
    Water quality

    UTA research demonstrates that groundwater quality changes alongside the expansion of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling.

    Tuesday, April 26, 2016

  • Two UTA professors named Fellows of the UT System Academy of Distinguished Teachers
    Teaching Excellence

    Two UTA professors named Fellows of the UT System Academy of Distinguished Teachers.

    Thursday, April 14, 2016

March 2016

  • UTA chemists devise safer, “greener” and more efficient system to synthesize organic compounds used in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and household chemicals
    Green chemistry

    UTA chemists devise safer, “greener” and more efficient system to synthesize organic compounds used in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and household chemicals.

    Monday, March 28, 2016

February 2016

  • UTA electrical engineering professor elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
    High honor

    UTA electrical engineering professor elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

    Tuesday, February 23, 2016

  • 150 students from across the U.S. converge on UTA through Feb. 21 for medical hackathon to propose solutions for cancer
    Student researchers

    150 students from across the U.S. converge on UTA through Feb. 21 for medical hackathon to propose solutions for cancer .

    Friday, February 19, 2016

  • UTA to host premier regional science and engineering fair for DFW’s top young science students
    Science and Engineering Fair

    UTA to host premier regional science and engineering fair for DFW’s top young science students.

    Thursday, February 18, 2016

January 2016

  • UTA biochemists are advancing research into autism, Alzheimer’s disease and Down syndrome
    Enzyme mapping

    UTA biochemists are advancing research into autism, Alzheimer’s disease and Down syndrome .

    Friday, January 8, 2016