Daren Card will use the three-year, $207,000 National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Biology to study limb loss in a group of Australian lizards.
The high energy physics researchers built prototypes for an aluminum electric field cage to be placed inside detectors as part of the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment.
Ben Jones, assistant professor of physics, will use the funds in his search for neutrinoless double beta decay, a hypothetical nuclear process which, if discovered, would prove that neutrinos are their own anti-particles.
Greg Hale, UTeach Arlington co-director and assistant dean of science, is the recipient of the UTeach STEM Education Association’s (USEA) 2018 Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award.
Marialis Rosario-Franco has been awarded the Gröte Reber Doctoral Fellowship by the National Science Foundation’s National Radio Astronomy Observatory to further her Ph.D. research on exomoons.
Frank Foss, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been named a recipient of the 2018 UT System Board of Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award for his dedication to ensuring that his students receive a transformational educational experience.