Research at UT Dallas

Diverse group of researchers working in research lab environment.

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The Office of Research and Innovation 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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thumbnail UTD Engineers Aim High To Keep Military Aircraft Controls Cool
UT Dallas doctoral student Alexander Gomez BS’21 shows Dr. Justin Koeln, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, a small-scale thermal management system that he and fellow students created as part of the UTDesign Senior Capstone Program. The equipment is now used in Koeln’s lab for their research. A University of Texas at Dallas mechanical engineer has [...]


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thumbnail New NSF Grant To Advance Quantum Research, Education at UT Dallas
The coldest place in North Texas — a physics lab at The University of Texas at Dallas — is about to heat up, thanks to a five-year, $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to advance the science and engineering — and train the workforce — needed to make neutral-atom-based quantum information processing [...]


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thumbnail Researchers Aim To Detect, Address Autism Language Delays Earlier
A LENA device is inserted into the overalls of Dr. Meghan Swanson’s daughter, Remy. The child-safe recording device, which weighs just 2 ounces and captures up to 16 hours of audio, will be used as part of Swanson’s large-scale study. Research has shown that early intervention for children with autism is linked to improved development, [...]


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