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state of matter

Solid Research Leads UT Dallas Physicists to Propose New State of...

The term “superfluid quasicrystal” sounds like something a comic-book villain might use to carry out his dastardly plans. In reality, it’s a new form of...
block pain

Researchers Devise Decoy Molecule to Block Pain Where It Starts

For anyone who has accidentally injured themselves, Dr. Zachary Campbell not only sympathizes, he’s developing new ways to blunt pain. “If you have ever hit...
solar fuels

UT Boosts Efficiency of Solar Fuels Using Microwires

Researchers around the world are working on the development of solar fuel technology. This involves generating sustainable fuels using only sunlight, CO2 and water,...
electronic devices

New Study Visualizes Motion of Water Molecules, Promises New Wave of...

A novel approach to studying the viscosity of water has revealed new insights about the behavior of water molecules and may open pathways for...
solar

UT Leads International Project to Study the Energy Performance of Solar...

Solar energy systems lead to significantly reduced CO2 emission levels during electricity generation. It is therefore important that these systems offer high energy yields...
quantumvideo

IBM Announces Collaboration with Leading Fortune 500 Companies, Academic Institutions and...

IBM today announced the first clients to tap into its IBM Q™ early-access commercial quantum computing systems to explore practical applications important to business...
detection platform

Three SMEs and UT Develop an Extremely Sensitive Protein and Virus...

The EFRO programme OP Oost awarded the partners an R&D collaboration subsidy of €800,000 for the BioMEANDER project, and the partners will also have...
Wearable Robotics

Major Funding for Wearable Robotics UT in Four Dutch ‘Perspectief’ Programmes

'Perspectief' programmes stimulate close collaboration of scientists with companies and other organisations. The programmes concern multidisciplinary research with a special emphasis on application. The...
breast cancer

UT Dallas Chemist Focuses on Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer

Dr. Jung-Mo Ahn, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at The University of Texas at Dallas, has designed a small molecule that could help...
bacterial infections

Resisting the Resistance: Neutrons Search for Clues to Combat Bacterial Threats

The discovery of penicillin almost 90 years ago ushered in the age of modern antibiotics, but the growth of antibiotic resistance means bacterial infections...
nuclear waste

New Study Investigates Effectiveness of Nanoscale Nuclear Waste Filter

Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas are investigating the effectiveness of a nanoscale “sponge” that could help filter out dangerous radioactive particles...
post-traumatic stress disorder

Study: Vagus Nerve Stimulation Shows Progress Against PTSD Symptoms

Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas are exploring how mild stimulation of the vagus nerve could help alleviate symptoms of post-traumatic stress...
hearing loss

Callier Center Study Puts Different Tone on Hidden Hearing Loss Theory

Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas tested the belief that recreational noise exposure and hidden hearing loss are related. After attending a “loud”...
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UT Provides Better Insight into Post-Stroke Movement Quality

After a stroke, patients struggle with various physical impairments that do not always disappear after intensive training and rehabilitation therapy. Doctors like to evaluate the...
genetic diseases

Scientists Advance Understanding of DNA Responsible for Diseases

Researchers from the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at The University of Texas at Dallas have teamed with colleagues at the UT Southwestern...
projects granted

Towards Unconventional Electronics Three UT Projects Granted by NWO

Five projects, in total, were granted funding. Three of them come from the University of Twente. In total, over 2 million euro is available,...
human cell type

Study of Circular DNA Comes Full Circle with Use of Old...

A 50-year-old lab technique is helping researchers better understand circular DNA, a lesser-known and poorly understood cousin of the linear version commonly associated with...
Chronic Pain

Neuroscientists Focus on Cell Mechanism That Promotes Chronic Pain

Researchers have discovered a new pain-signaling pathway in nerve cells that eventually could make a good target for new drugs to fight chronic pain. The...
yarns

No Batteries Required: Energy-Harvesting Yarns Generate Electricity

An international research team led by scientists at The University of Texas at Dallas and Hanyang University in South Korea has developed high-tech yarns...
DNA sequences

CRI Scientists Develop an Innovative System to Characterize Regulatory DNA Sequences...

Scientists from the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have developed an innovative system to identify and characterize the molecular components that...