Research at UT Dallas

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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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thumbnail 5 Chemistry Researchers Receive Grants from The Welch Foundation
Faculty members at The University of Texas at Dallas received five of the 94 research grants recently awarded statewide by The Welch Foundation, one of the nation’s largest sources of private funding for basic chemical research. The foundation announced in June that its 2021 funding includes nearly $23 million to 15 Texas colleges and universities. [...]


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thumbnail Researcher Earns Early-Career Awards for Bioinspired Work
Dr. Xianming “Simon” Dai (right), assistant professor of mechanical engineering in the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, credited his entire research group for the early-career honors he recently received. They include, from left, mechanical engineering students Saiya Li, Jyotirmoy Sarma, Luis Puente BS’20, Seyed Adib Taba, Zongqi Guo, Dylan Boylan and Deepak [...]


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thumbnail Program To Expand Diversity in Developmental Psychology Research
As part of the yearlong internship program, participants will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience via the Center for Children and Families’ community-based outreach program Play With Me (Juega Conmigo). The main tenets of developmental psychology — the study of how children develop into adults — have been well studied and thoroughly documented. But [...]


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