Wednesday, January 22, 2014
UNT study explores effectiveness of smartphone hearing aid applications
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Research conducted by University of North Texas speech and hearing sciences professor Amyn Amlani and colleagues suggests that smartphone-based hearing aid applications can be used as effective, short-term solutions for listeners with hearing loss. The study investigates the efficacy and perceived advantages of using smartphone applications as an alternative treatment option to traditional hearing aids.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
UNT student awarded $10,000 scholarship from the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation
Friday, November 22, 2013
UNT study examines whether hearing aids can restore cognition in listeners with dementia
DENTON (UNT), Texas — People experiencing hearing loss often wait years before getting hearing aids. But what impact does this delay have on cognition?
A new study to learn whether hearing aids can reduce the risk of dementia associated with hearing loss will be conducted by Dr. Amyn M. Amlani, University of North Texas associate professor in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences. The project received a grant award of $121,700 from...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
UNT engineering professor receives prestigious NSF grant to research gaps in sustainability knowledge
Monday, November 11, 2013
UNT researcher developing location-based social media search function
Thursday, November 7, 2013
UNT students earn awards at LeadingAge HackFest for designing technology tools to help older residents
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Five University of North Texas students studying computer science, sociology and business reaped awards at the first-ever LeadingAge HackFest Oct. 25 – 27 in Dallas for designing technological tools that can be used to improve the lives of older adults.
First place — Global EngAge
David Adamo Jr., a doctoral student in computer science, and his four teammates from other universities clinched first place...
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Dr. David Schultz named associate vice president for research and economic development
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Dr. David Schultz, chair of the Department of Physics in the University of North Texas College of Arts and Sciences, has been named associate vice president for research and economic development.
“The big excitement for me is being able to help improve the infrastructure, support and culture for research and creative activities across the university,” Schultz said. “This is a wonderful opportunity to assist faculty and...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
UNT TAMS students recognized in Siemens Competition
Monday, October 7, 2013
UNT professor's software helps local emergency planners develop stronger response plans
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Officials in charge of organizing response plans and resource distribution strategies in preparation for major emergencies, such as terrorist attacks or disease outbreaks, will soon have a new resource for identifying problem areas and strengthening response plans.
Dr. Armin Mikler, professor of computer science and engineering in UNT’s College of Engineering, has received an...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
UNT materials scientist invited to participate in the National Academy of Engineering symposium