Research

04/11/2017 - 10:14am

Grant Thornton, one of the largest professional accounting services networks in the world, has named a University of North Texas student its first Doctoral Fellow in Accounting.

04/10/2017 - 12:53pm

A nearly $350,000 grant awarded to a University of North Texas researcher by the Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors is helping to bring manufacturing jobs back to the U.S.

04/06/2017 - 11:50am

It’s hard to miss the striking resemblance between Omar and Khaled Almahmoud, but their similarities don’t stop on the surface. Right now the brothers are both at the University of North Texas – both are working on doctoral degrees and both are studying mechanical and energy engineering.

04/04/2017 - 8:29am

Sponsored by the UNT Honors College, but open to all UNT students who are earning bachelor's degrees, Scholars Day gives students a chance to present their research in the same way that faculty members and other professionals present at conferences, either through display of research posters or by giving oral research paper presentations.

04/03/2017 - 2:10pm

Having recently undergone a move and expansion, the University of North TexasChild Development Laboratory has increased the opportunities for students to research the growth, development, learning and engagement of children.

03/29/2017 - 11:39am

 A University of North Texas graduate student is taking a step towards making exoskeletons available to help more people.

03/21/2017 - 9:27am

Arabidopsis thaliana is a seed so tiny that it can fit into Abraham Lincoln’s eye on a penny. Its small size, rapid life cycle and ability to produce thousands of seeds make this plant perfect for research. Now scientists who use it for studies have a new advantage.

03/08/2017 - 9:28am

An institute with the University of North Texas’s College of Engineering is part of a new cooperative agreement established by the Army Research Laboratory. The Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes Institute will be working with three other universities to research new ways to keep soldiers safe. 

03/07/2017 - 10:10am

On April 20, 2010, a massive explosion on the Deepwater Horizon oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico led to 11 people being killed and millions of gallons of oil spilled. Since 2015, Warren Burggren and his colleagues have been researching how the spill lead fish to adapt in order to survive.

02/28/2017 - 9:36am

Researchers at the University of North Texas have identified a novel mutation that may be associated with prostate cancer in African American men, according to a new study published in PLOS Computational Biology.