Research News

See the latest news about discoveries, inventions, designs and scholarly achievements at UT Dallas – breakthroughs that are taking the University toward its goal of becoming one of the nation’s best public research universities.

Study: VNS Boosts Post-Stroke Motor Skill Recovery

Seth Hays, Michael Kilgard and Eric Meyers in front of the NSERL building When scientists paired vagus nerve stimulation with a physical therapy task, the results showed a doubled long-term recovery rate and benefits for non-targeted muscle movements. read more

Team Builds New Database on U.S. School Shootings

Nadine Connell at her computer Dr. Nadine Connell and her students are compiling data from gun-related incidents at K-12 campuses since 1990 in an effort to provide more reliable information to administrators and law enforcement. read more

Study: Retaining Talent Is Key for Acquiring Firms

portrait of H. Dennis Park A recent UT Dallas study found that when acquiring firms avoid the exodus of scientists from the target firms, their likelihood of creating highly impactful knowledge increases. read more

Study: Pain's Origins Differ in Males and Females

Ted Price in his lab New findings from the Pain Neurobiology Research Group support the growing consensus that pain begins differently for men and women at the cellular level. read more

The University of Texas at Dallas | Office of Admission and Enrollment 1-972-883-2270
Student Services Bldg | 800 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080-3021 1-800-889-2443