Farooq Wahab, a research engineering scientist in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, was honored for his work in chromatography and separation science by The Analytical Scientist.
Funds from the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation will help UTeach Arlington students as they work to attain their degrees and teaching certifications while also serving youth from Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County.
The College’s Fall 2018 Commencement ceremony is set for 7 p.m. on Friday, December 14 at College Park Center. Cecilia Abbott, wife of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, will be special guest speaker for the event.
Subhrangsu Mandal, UTA associate professor of chemistry, led a study which found that a long non-coding RNA molecule present in white blood cells has the ability to signal these cells to activate immune response in the presence of bacteria.
Rasika Dias, UTA distinguished professor of chemistry & biochemistry, led a study in which scientists discovered a cheaper, less energy-intensive way to purify ethylene. They have filed a provisional patent application on their new copper compound.
David Nygren and Ben Jones will use the U.S. Department of Energy funding to construct the detector, which will be integrated into the international physics experiment called NEXT, or Neutrino Experiment Xenon TPC.