Associate Professor of Physics Yue Deng is leading a $7.3 million initiative funded by the U.S. Department of Defense to develop a next-generation space weather simulator capable of predicting energy distributions during space weather events such as solar flares.
YUZE "ALICE" SUN
Electrical engineering Assistant Professor Yuze "Alice" Sun has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 Faculty Early Career Development, or CAREER, Program grant from the National Science Foundation to create an all-liquid optofluidic laser that could better detect cancer in the comfort of a doctor's office.
COLLEEN CASEY AND STEPHEN MATTINGLY
Colleen Casey, an associate professor of public affairs in the College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs, and Stephen Mattingly, an associate professor of civil engineering in the College of Engineering, are teaming up on a $40,000 North Central Texas Council of Government's grant. The project evaluates public health performance measures and their role in the regional metro transportation planning process.