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News Topic engineering was found in 66 news releases in the year 2017.

December 2017

  • UTA researcher working to correlate blast trauma to neuronal damage in the brain
    Understanding neural damage

    UTA researcher working to correlate blast trauma to neuronal damage in the brain.

    Friday, December 22, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns TxDOT contracts to inspect, evaluate and monitor DFW-area bridges
    Checking bridges

    UTA researcher earns TxDOT contracts to inspect, evaluate and monitor DFW-area bridges.

    Monday, December 18, 2017

  • UTA civil engineer earns patent for integrated sensor and algorithm to monitor stiffness in sulfate-rich soils
    New patent

    UTA civil engineer earns patent for integrated sensor and algorithm to monitor stiffness in sulfate-rich soils.

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

  • UTA researcher publishes article in prestigious journal on multi-channel, nonlinear-optical processing devices
    Breakthrough research

    UTA researcher publishes article in prestigious journal on multi-channel, nonlinear-optical processing devices.

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

  • UTA leaders and alumni among D CEO’s Dallas 500
    Dallas 500

    UTA leaders and alumni among D CEO’s Dallas 500.

    Monday, December 11, 2017

  • UTA researcher helping to improve Corps of Engineers’ watershed modeling capability
    Water model

    UTA researcher helping to improve Corps of Engineers’ watershed modeling capability.

    Tuesday, December 5, 2017

November 2017

  • Donor establishes endowed chair at UTA to promote research and innovation in automotive design, mechanical engineering, and Formula SAE team
    Endowed Chair

    Donor establishes endowed chair at UTA to promote research and innovation in automotive design, mechanical engineering, and Formula SAE team.

    Friday, November 3, 2017

  • UTA professor wins Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, Liaoning China Friendship Award, named Thompson Reuters Highly Cited Scholar
    Lifetime Achievements

    UTA professor wins Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, Liaoning China Friendship Award, named Thompson Reuters Highly Cited Scholar.

    Friday, November 3, 2017

October 2017

  • UTA, CARCON Industries & Construction honored for collaboration to enhance education in construction engineering and management
    Collaborative effort honored

    UTA, CARCON Industries & Construction honored for collaboration to enhance education in construction engineering and management.

    Friday, October 20, 2017

  • UTA aerospace engineer receives Army Research Lab grant to advance limitations of computed tomography
    Creating better scans

    UTA aerospace engineer receives Army Research Lab grant to advance limitations of computed tomography.

    Monday, October 16, 2017

  • UTA researchers earn grant to help Texas city prioritize post-Harvey debris cleanup
    Mapping a mess

    UTA researchers earn grant to help Texas city prioritize post-Harvey debris cleanup.

    Friday, October 13, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns grant to develop gas sensor to detect lung cancer from breath
    Cancer detector

    UTA researcher earns grant to develop gas sensor to detect lung cancer from breath.

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • UTA bioengineering team to collaborate with UT Southwestern neonatal team to facilitate bedside monitoring with advanced analysis that helps assess brain problems
    Neonatal help

    UTA bioengineering team to collaborate with UT Southwestern neonatal team to facilitate bedside monitoring with advanced analysis that helps assess brain problems.

    Monday, October 9, 2017

  • UTA develops cutting-edge lubricant technologies that can improve gas mileage while reducing wear and emissions
    Cutting-edge technologies

    UTA develops cutting-edge lubricant technologies that can improve gas mileage while reducing wear and emissions.

    Friday, October 6, 2017

  • First UTA Undergraduate Research Showcase highlights students’ projects
    Research opportunities

    First UTA Undergraduate Research Showcase highlights students’ projects.

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

  • UTA civil engineer earns grant to implement hyper-resolution modeling for the National Water Model
    Precision forecasting

    UTA civil engineer earns grant to implement hyper-resolution modeling for the National Water Model.

    Monday, October 2, 2017

September 2017

  • UTA civil engineer earns grant to improve quality of streamflow modeling
    Water modeling

    UTA civil engineer earns grant to improve quality of streamflow modeling.

    Friday, September 29, 2017

  • UTA engineer’s research will lead to longer-lasting aircraft structures
    Boeing grant

    UTA engineer’s research will lead to longer-lasting aircraft structures.

    Monday, September 25, 2017

  • Computer science and engineering researcher teams with industry to provide facial recognition technology
    Computer vision

    Computer science and engineering researcher teams with industry to provide facial recognition technology.

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

  • Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to combine methods to better analyze brain image data
    Brain analysis

    Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to combine methods to better analyze brain image data.

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

  • Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to allow third-party users to tap into location-based data
    Data sharing

    Computer science and engineering researcher earns grant to allow third-party users to tap into location-based data .

    Tuesday, September 5, 2017

August 2017

  • UTA assists Texans in need after historic natural disaster
    Helping Harvey’s victims

    UTA assists Texans in need after historic natural disaster.

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

  • UTA researcher’s data on Brays Bayou helps Houston area prepare, initiate effective emergency plans
    Bayou connection

    UTA researcher’s data on Brays Bayou helps Houston area prepare, initiate effective emergency plans.

    Tuesday, August 29, 2017

  • Equipment grant will allow UTA researchers to safely send, receive high-speed data
    Securing data

    Equipment grant will allow UTA researchers to safely send, receive high-speed data.

    Friday, August 25, 2017

  • Student team earns award at national competition
    Rising Star

    Student team earns award at national competition.

    Friday, August 25, 2017

  • UTA researchers are refining their automated fact-checking system
    Finding fake news

    UTA researchers are refining their automated fact-checking system.

    Thursday, August 24, 2017

  • UTA researchers working to develop new tool for non-invasive neuromodulation of human brain
    Making (brain) waves

    UTA researchers working to develop new tool for non-invasive neuromodulation of human brain.

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  • Donors establish endowed chair to promote research and innovation in business and engineering
    Endowed chair

    Donors establish endowed chair to promote research and innovation in business and engineering.

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  • UTA researcher developing airborne network computing platform for UAVs
    Aerial computing

    UTA researcher developing airborne network computing platform for UAVs.

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • Water agencies' funded pipe research could lead to standards used in future infrastructure
    Pipe behavior

    Water agencies' funded pipe research could lead to standards used in future infrastructure.

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • UTA researchers earn grant to design robot-based vocational assessment, training
    Automated training

    UTA researchers earn grant to design robot-based vocational assessment, training.

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017

  • UTA team brings robotic main inspections to Ennis
    Budding collaboration

    UTA team brings robotic main inspections to Ennis.

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017

  • UTA researcher seeks to minimize risks for unmanned aerial systems over populated areas
    Flying safely

    UTA researcher seeks to minimize risks for unmanned aerial systems over populated areas.

    Monday, August 7, 2017

  • Office of Naval Research grant to allow UTA researcher to study configuration, integration challenges of high-power, intermittent load power sources
    Battery tester

    Office of Naval Research grant to allow UTA researcher to study configuration, integration challenges of high-power, intermittent load power sources.

    Thursday, August 3, 2017

  • American Society of Civil Engineers name UTA’s graduate student chapter tops in 2017
    Top chapter

    American Society of Civil Engineers name UTA’s graduate student chapter tops in 2017.

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017

July 2017

  • Regents to honor five UTA faculty as system’s best
    Teaching excellence

    Regents to honor five UTA faculty as system’s best.

    Friday, July 28, 2017

  • UTA mechanical engineer publishes findings that show brain damage that could occur from blast-induced cavitation
    Neural knowledge

    UTA mechanical engineer publishes findings that show brain damage that could occur from blast-induced cavitation.

    Monday, July 17, 2017

  • UTA engineering professor earns lifetime achievement award from ICCES
    Faculty honor

    UTA engineering professor earns lifetime achievement award from ICCES.

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • 17th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend to bring in teams from across the country
    Start your engines

    17th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend to bring in teams from across the country.

    Monday, July 3, 2017

June 2017

  • UTA 2017 interdisciplinary research grants focus on cancer, drug testing, helping youth
    Interdisciplinary Research

    UTA 2017 interdisciplinary research grants focus on cancer, drug testing, helping youth.

    Friday, June 30, 2017

  • Official Greer Lab opening marks conversion process’ increased product yield, commercial viability
    Gas to liquid

    Official Greer Lab opening marks conversion process’ increased product yield, commercial viability.

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • UTA bioengineering assistant professor named Fellow of the American Heart Association
    Faculty Honor

    UTA bioengineering assistant professor named Fellow of the American Heart Association.

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • UTA researchers earn grant to develop solution that ensures user experience with data center optimization
    Efficiency experts

    UTA researchers earn grant to develop solution that ensures user experience with data center optimization.

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017

  • UTA drives entrepreneurship ecosystem in North Texas 
    Discovery to market

    UTA drives entrepreneurship ecosystem in North Texas .

    Tuesday, June 20, 2017

  • UTA-led interdisciplinary team to construct computer program to identify fake news
    National security

    UTA-led interdisciplinary team to construct computer program to identify fake news.

    Monday, June 12, 2017

  • Cell phone application now available on iPhones
    Flash flood app

    Cell phone application now available on iPhones.

    Friday, June 2, 2017

  • UTA civil engineering professor to lead city of Arlington project evaluating manholes
    Sustaining infrastructure

    UTA civil engineering professor to lead city of Arlington project evaluating manholes .

    Friday, June 2, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns grant to develop power-scalable compact semiconductor laser
    Powerful little lasers

    UTA researcher earns grant to develop power-scalable compact semiconductor laser.

    Friday, June 2, 2017

May 2017

  • UTA civil engineer’s book illustrates the power of recycled plastic in shoring up roads
    Soil reinforcement

    UTA civil engineer’s book illustrates the power of recycled plastic in shoring up roads.

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • Woods named 2017 Minnie Stevens Piper professor
    Piper professor

    Woods named 2017 Minnie Stevens Piper professor.

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017

April 2017

  • Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, keynote speaker at UTA’s ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference tomorrow as part of Earth Day Texas 2017
    Energy expertise

    Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, keynote speaker at UTA’s ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference tomorrow as part of Earth Day Texas 2017.

    Thursday, April 20, 2017

  • UTA bioengineer wins grant to train top doctoral students to use nanotechnology to battle cardiovascular, pulmonary ailments
    Nano leader

    UTA bioengineer wins grant to train top doctoral students to use nanotechnology to battle cardiovascular, pulmonary ailments .

    Monday, April 17, 2017

  • UTA Esports team wins top prize of free tuition
    Gaming for tuition

    UTA Esports team wins top prize of free tuition.

    Tuesday, April 11, 2017

  • UTA engineer earns grant to develop materials for 3-D printed blood vessels for children
    Healing hearts

    UTA engineer earns grant to develop materials for 3-D printed blood vessels for children.

    Wednesday, April 5, 2017

March 2017

  • Lockheed Martin donation fuels career development at UTA
    Corporate partner

    Lockheed Martin donation fuels career development at UTA.

    Monday, March 20, 2017

  • UTA organizes inaugural ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference as part of Earth Day Texas 2017
    Hosting multiple perspectives

    UTA organizes inaugural ‘Responsible Shale Energy Extraction’ Conference as part of Earth Day Texas 2017.

    Thursday, March 16, 2017

  • Aim of assessment study to foster collaboration across region
    Fair housing

    Aim of assessment study to foster collaboration across region .

    Thursday, March 16, 2017

  • UTA graduate programs ranked among nation’s best
    Highly ranked

    UTA graduate programs ranked among nation’s best.

    Wednesday, March 15, 2017

  • Student senior design project yields patent on smart bandage
    Undergraduate research

    Student senior design project yields patent on smart bandage.

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

February 2017

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management to meet growing workforce demands
    New degree

    Bachelor’s degree in construction management to meet growing workforce demands .

    Monday, February 20, 2017

  • UTA researcher earns TxDOT contract to use geocells to improve pavement infrastructure
    Improving infrastructure

    UTA researcher earns TxDOT contract to use geocells to improve pavement infrastructure.

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

January 2017

  • UTA materials scientist invents breath monitor to detect flu
    Flu fighter

    UTA materials scientist invents breath monitor to detect flu.

    Tuesday, January 31, 2017

  • UTA aerospace engineering professor named Fellow of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics
    Faculty honor

    UTA aerospace engineering professor named Fellow of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics.

    Tuesday, January 31, 2017

  • Engineering doctoral student earns NASA Pathways internship
    Aerospace intern

    Engineering doctoral student earns NASA Pathways internship.

    Thursday, January 26, 2017

  • UTA awarded $6 million in 2016 to find new ways to identify and treat cancer
    Leading in cancer

    UTA awarded $6 million in 2016 to find new ways to identify and treat cancer.

    Tuesday, January 24, 2017

  • UTA electrical engineering professor earns society’s highest award
    Faculty honor

    UTA electrical engineering professor earns society’s highest award.

    Monday, January 23, 2017