Research at UT Dallas

Advancing Research

The Office of Research fosters the advancement of cutting-edge research discoveries and technology at the University of Texas at Dallas, an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas that has achieved Tier One national research status.

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Study: Advanced Technology May Indicate How Brain Learns Faces
Scientists analyzed advanced facial recognition algorithms and found the surprising way these programs — which are based on machine learning — work.
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Study Finds Crime Risk Rises in Areas Near Major Amusement Parks
Dr. Alex Piquero and a research team found that crime rates increased 19% in places where one attractor such as a bar or hotel was added near Universal Studios Florida.
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Team Awarded $2.9 Million To Study Socioeconomic Ties to Alzheimer's
Researchers at UT Dallas’ Center for Vital Longevity have received a $2.9 million grant to continue their investigation into links between socioeconomic disadvantage and susceptibility to cognitive decline.
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