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Biologist Investigates How Gene-Swapping Bacteria Evade Antibiotics

A scientific peek into bacteria boudoirs is revealing how “sex” among disease-causing microbes can lead different species or strains to become resistant to antibiotic medications.
19-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Dallas Nanotechnology Research Leads to Super-elastic Conducting Fibers for Artificial Muscles, Sensors

In a study published in the July 24 issue of the journal Science, scientists describe how they constructed elastic conducting fibers by wrapping lighter-than-air, electrically conductive sheets of tiny carbon nanotubes to form a jelly-roll-like...
23-Jul-2015 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NSF Brings Together UT Dallas Computer Scientists, Industry for New Tech Hub

UT Dallas computer scientists hope that funding from the National Science Foundation to create an Industry/University Cooperative Research Center will help the Dallas area become a research hub for technology that enhances human abilities.
9-Apr-2015 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Dallas Engineers Twist Nanofibers To Create Structures Tougher Than Bullet Proof Vests

Researchers at UT Dallas have created materials that exploit the electromechanical properties of specific nanofibers to stretch to up to seven times their length, while remaining tougher than Kevlar.
26-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Dallas Engineering Professor Earns Award for Influential Audiovisual Study

Electrical engineering professor Dr. Carlos Busso is the inaugural recipient of a 10-Year Technical Impact Award given by an Association for Computing Machinery group for his work on one of the first studies about audiovisual emotion recognition.
25-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Dallas Technology Could Make Night Vision, Thermal Imaging Affordable

Researchers in the Texas Analog Center of Excellence (TxACE) in the University’s Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science created an electronic device using CMOS technology that detects electromagnetic waves to create images at...
4-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UT Dallas Scientists Target Smartphone Technology to Improve Hearing Devices

A team of UT Dallas scientists has received a $522,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health for a project aimed at harnessing the power of smartphones to improve hearing assistive devices.
6-Feb-2015 10:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

UT Dallas Professor Named IEEE Fellow

Dr. Babak Fahimi, a professor of electrical engineering in at the University of Texas at Dallas, has been elected a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
27-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Contact UT Dallas Marketing Expert for Post-Super Bowl Analysis

31-Jan-2014 4:55 PM EST

Which Super Bowl Ad Will Score the Most Points with Viewers?

24-Jan-2014 12:00 PM EST

Don't Borrow More Than 5- to 6 Percent of Expected Salary After Graduation, UT Dallas Finance Expert Says

10-Sep-2013 12:00 PM EDT

Expert on Financial Crises for Detroit Bankruptcy Coverage

24-Jul-2013 11:00 AM EDT

UT Dallas Healthcare Management Professor Available to Discuss Obama Admin Delay of Healthcare Requirement for Businesses with More Than 50 Employees

5-Jul-2013 3:00 PM EDT

UT Dallas Expert on Overlooked Reasons Your House Won't Sell

3-Jul-2013 12:00 PM EDT

Safe Rooms -- Real Estate Expert

Thousands of homeowners are considering adding safe rooms after recent devastating tornadoes. How will they impact home values and resale? What factors should they consider before purchasing?
10-Jun-2013 3:00 PM EDT

Why Do We Cheer So Hard for Olympians?

Behavioral News Brief for the Olympics from experts at the University of Texas at Dallas
26-Jul-2012 11:00 AM EDT

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