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The National Science Foundation has awarded Shengli Fu, UNT's College of Engineering associate professor and chair of electrical engineering, a $250,000 grant for drone research and development.
For military personnel, internet-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy is an effective alternative to meeting regularly with a therapist, according to study by Daniel Taylor, professor of psychology and director of UNT's Sleep Health Research Laboratory.
Anupama Kaul, an expert in nanomaterials research, has been named director of UNT's College of Engineering PACCAR Technology Institute.