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A UNT researcher is developing digital technology to detect flaws in fabric at domestic textile mills – saving companies time and money.

Stephanie Ludi, Computer Science, blind, visually impaired, research, disability

Using her understanding of what difficulties middle and high school students with visual impairments face when studying computing, she created curriculum and tools to help them overcome the obstacles.

mahi-mahi, Gulf, Burggren, UNT, biology, oil, oil spill, RECOVER Consortium

If the parents of fish are exposed to oil, the next generation has an increased resistance to oil. However, this resistance may only last a few generations and go away when all the spilled oil is finally gone. 

The UNT Child Development Laboratory has increased the opportunities for students to research the growth, development, learning and engagement of children.

 UNT is part of a collaboration to make the next generation of tactical shelters for the U.S. Army.

A UNT chemist is part of an international team that imprinted a sequence of a single strand DNA using a polymer matrix.

A field full of planted cotton, all bolls ready to harvest at the same time, all exactly when wanted: It’s a farmer’s dream and could soon become a reality.

Every year, nearly three million deaths are linked to outdoor air pollution. Many of those deaths are due to cardiovascular disease or stroke, and now a UNT assistant professor of Biological SciencesAmie Lund, is researching that connection.

Chemists have identified a novel mutation that may be associated with prostate cancer in African American men.

Researchers are creating walls that will stand up to disasters, with hopes of saving homes and lives.

UNT researcher Marcus Young is collaborating with industry leaders and researchers around the country to improve the manufacturing process of superconductive wires.

 New genomics laboratory positions UNT at frontier of science

A new state-of-the-art laboratory at the University of North Texas will advance next-generation research in genomics, one of the fastest-growing fields in modern science.

The quality of water matters. Declining quality poses challenges in meeting drinking water standards. UNT understands water quality. 

UNT researchers and their dedicated students work year-round in the Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) — an incredible field lab — researching and restoring these sensitive ecosystems.

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