Tuesday, September 1, 2020
UNT scientists test fish velocity to ensure fish can swim upriver through manmade obstacles
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DENTON (UNT), Texas —In Texas, road construction is a frequent interruption for human commuters. But, road work is more than just an inconvenience for the state’s fish population. When roads cross streams and waterways, the flow of water can be accelerated...
Thursday, August 13, 2020
UNT researchers receive million-dollar DOD grant to study fundamental bonding in metallic alloys
A University of North Texas research team is working to better understand how metal alloys function at the atomic level with a $1 million grant from the Department of Defense, under the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research....
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
International Symposium on Plant Lipids honors UNT professor and the former student he inspired
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Gender gap in paid work hours increases during pandemic, UNT study finds
DENTON (UNT), Texas — The pandemic has brought a dramatic shift to the way Americans work, with more people than ever telecommuting. Those adjustments have been further complicated for working parents whose caregiving responsibilities have grown tremendously following the closures of schools and daycares.
Monday, July 20, 2020
UNT Center for Sport Psychology study checks in on mental health and wellbeing of collegiate athletes during pandemic
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
UNT researchers develop first of its kind, simple test for identifying toxic silver ions
Chemistry researchers at the University of North Texas have developed a test to more easily identify toxic silver ions, which can be harmful to humans and the environment at high concentrations.
Silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) are well...
Monday, July 13, 2020
UNT unravels a secret of the desert southwest
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
UNT researcher says autonomous vehicles that ‘talk’ to each other could solve industry’s problems
While autonomous vehicle technology has advanced significantly over the last decade, one persistent problem remains: perception. Like human drivers, autonomous vehicles can only react to the information they collect. But one University of North Texas...
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
UNT graduate works to protect soldiers in the field through drone research
Since beginning college, University of North Texas student Kelly Jacques wanted to use her engineering talents to minimize the need for soldiers on the battlefield. And now, thanks to a scholarship from the U.S. Department of Defense, she is getting her chance....
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
UNT creates 3D-printed ventilator splitters for COVID-19 patients
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DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas is using 3D printing technology to make ventilator splitters that will allow doctors to use a single ventilator to treat two patients.
In response to the possible need for more ventilators to treat critically ill COVID-19 patients, a team from UNT’s College of Engineering collaborated to adapt a design and manufacture ventilator splitters in the college’s digital manufacturing lab. ...