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Medical diagnostics

A UTA electrical engineer has developed a cancer detection device that uses nanotextured walls to diagnose disease early and at the cellular level. His findings are published in Nature's Scientific Reports.

Digital humanities

UTA researchers supported by a new College of Liberal Arts initiative are creating a data-driven, digital map of historic sites of conflict involving Native Americans in Texas to help others investigate online and better understand history.

Enrollment record

Spring 2016 enrollment reached a record 38,650 Texas-based students, up 6 percent from a year ago. Total enrollment in online and campus degree programs is 50,661 and will climb throughout the spring and summer.

National recognition

UTA has achieved Carnegie "highest research activity" status, joining a distinguished group of 115 institutions including Harvard, MIT and Johns Hopkins in the R1 category.