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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 Study: Reducing Snoring May Help Put Brain Health Risks to Rest
Snoring not only can cause a restless night for bedfellows, but it can also disturb the processes that affect brain health. Researchers found that reducing snoring may improve cognitive function in individuals with mild impairment. Researchers from The University of Texas at Dallas and their colleagues have discovered that breathing rates while sleeping can be [...]


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thumbnail CAREER Award Fuels Work on Control Systems for Autonomous Vehicles
Dr. Tyler Summers, associate professor of mechanical engineering at UT Dallas, leads the Control, Optimization, and Networks Lab, where he and students conduct research on autonomous systems. Autonomous vehicles need to process enormous volumes of constantly changing and unpredictable data from sensors and detectors in order to make decisions, such as whether to change lanes. [...]


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thumbnail Professor Honored for Work; Comets Showcase Cybersecurity Skills
Dr. Robert Wallace Dr. Robert Wallace, professor of materials science and engineering and holder of the Erik Jonsson Distinguished Chair at The University of Texas at Dallas, has been listed among Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate’s Institute for Scientific Information for the fourth year in a row. The annual list highlights researchers whose names are [...]


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