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News Topic innovation was found in 13 news releases in the year 2016.

November 2016

  • UTA researcher looks to use new algorithms to improve precipitation maps
    Better forecasts

    Thursday, November 3, 2016

    News Topics: engineering, environment, innovation, research, weather

    A UTA civil engineering researcher will use a suite of new algorithms to improve the National Weather Service's rainfall measurement tools. The research will in turn provide better forecasting for runoff, creeks and streams, and reservoirs. The project is being funded through a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration grant.

October 2016

September 2016

  • UTA FabLab director attends White House roundtable of makerspace leaders
    White House invitation

    Tuesday, September 6, 2016

    News Topics: innovation

    The University of Texas at Arlington is one of just nine universities nationally - and the only university from Texas - represented recently during a gathering of nearly 200 makerspace leaders at the White House.

August 2016

  • UTA engineering researcher to develop tools to better analyze complex patient data
    Big data

    Monday, August 8, 2016

    News Topics: computer science, engineering, health and fitness, innovation, medicine, research

    An assistant professor of Computer Science and Engineering is the fourth UTA professor to receive a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development, or CAREER, grant. Junzhou Huang will employ multiple methods to access and analyze very large, complex patient data. This research could ultimately allow scientists and doctors to make better clinical predictions and work toward cures for diseases.

  • UTA Institute of Urban Studies to develop recommendations for future growth at Dallas Executive Airport
    Quality of life

    Tuesday, August 2, 2016

    News Topics: architecture, community service, innovation, students, urban and public affairs

    The city of Dallas is using students from Institute of Urban Studies in UTA's College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs to examine possible Dallas Executive Airport enhancements that would spur economic growth and quality of life for surrounding neighborhoods.

June 2016

March 2016

  • Artiman Ventures brings the vision of Silicon Valley startups to UTA
    Startups

    Friday, March 11, 2016

    News Topics: alumni, faculty, innovation, research, student life, students

    Silicon Valley investment group Artiman Ventures will hold a two-day session at UTA on April 7-8 to brainstorm with faculty, students and local entrepreneurs on how to help move new technologies to the marketplace.

February 2016

January 2016

  • UTA civil engineers shaping sustainable solutions, increasing energy production at Denton landfill
    Alternative power

    Tuesday, January 19, 2016

    News Topics: energy, engineering, environment, innovation, research, science, sustainability

    A UTA civil engineering professor is working with the city of Denton to generate more energy through already closed landfill cells. Sahadat Hossain will share his research and techniques with global, national and North Texas solid waste leaders at a winter school that runs through Jan. 29 here at UTA and at the Denton landfill.