UNT historian Constance Hilliard has pioneered the field of African evolutionary history, which explores the intersection of genetic adaptations and ecological environments. Watch a video about Hilliard's cancer research.
UNT professor Oliver Chyan has developed a way for microchip manufacturers to see flaws in their chips that no one has ever seen before. Chyan says that this new technology will revolutionize how chips are manufactured and lead to smaller chips and faster computing times.
The world's "Next Visionary Filmmaker" is a UNT media arts student. Junior Ciara Boniface submitted a video in a contest that won her $100,000 to film her next movie, a Nissan Leaf and a visit to the premiere of A Wrinkle in Time.
How visualizations of big data and differing data sources influence decision-making in internal audits is the focus of UNT accounting doctoral candidate Megan Seymore's dissertation study, which earned her a $10,000 Michael J. Barrett Doctoral Dissertation Grant from the Internal Audit Foundation
Gustavo Lara Saenz, a Ph.D. student in the College of Engineering, is the lead author of a study about the development of high performance photodetectors. He worked on the study with mentor Anupama Kaul, director of UNT's College of Engineering's PACCAR Technology Institute.
The first woman to win IBM's Master the Mainframe challenge for the North American region is a UNT senior − College of Business student Anna McKee. She won first place in the final and most difficult portion of IBM's contest, making this the second year in a row that a UNT student has won.
Three UNT faculty members have received a $313,000 grant to help local school children improve academically and achieve mental wellness.
The Women in Engineering ProActive Network has named Nandika D’Souza, UNT's College of Engineering’s associate dean for undergraduate studies, to its board of directors.
Researchers in UNT's College of Engineering’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering have created a uniform, thin, two-dimensional material that could revolutionize materials science.
UNT and the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay are launching a new effort – the International Conference on Entrepreneurship and Family Business – aimed at tackling challenges facing small and medium enterprises and family firms around the world.
Implant surgeries can be taxing on older demographics who tend to take longer to recover, and once a bioimplant is inserted, there’s no guarantee it will last. Sundeep Mukherjee, UNT associate professor of materials science and engineering, wants to change that.
Researchers in UNT's College of Engineering’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering have found a way to create an ultralight, highly heat-resistant, magnesium-based material by engineering bonds at an atomic level.
Manish Vaidya, associate professor in UNT's Department of Behavior Analysis, together with a research team including a UNT student has developed an alternative to anesthesia — teaching young patients to stay mostly motionless while awake for radiation therapy using motion monitoring.
Krystin Rodriguez, a senior international studies major and French major, is one of 30 students in the U.S. to receive a 2018 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellowship.
Three UNT professors have been awarded more than $1.5 million in grants to begin the work of increasing cultural competency in therapists.