Archive for the ‘Invention’ Category

Plano’s Siemens Digital Industries Software is Driving Mazda’s Next-Gen Autos

Posted by Alex Edwards

Global tech giant Siemens today announced that Mazda Motor Corp. is using its model-based generative engineering tools to help maximize innovation.

Mazda is adopting the Capital Electrical Design Software suite from Mentor to boost innovation in designing the next generation …

The Largest Robotics Competition in the World is Returning to Dallas

Posted by Alex Edwards

For the first time in nearly a decade, the largest robotics competition in the world is coming back to Dallas.

Last week at the Perot Museum, the Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation and the Dallas Sports Commission announced that …

Discovery: Film Explores Female TWU Researcher’s Trailblazing Space Studies; UNTHSC Prof Helps Lead Opioid Crisis Effort

Posted by Lance Murray

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchEvery week, we do a little research of our own. We’re looking for scientists, professors, engineers, entrepreneurs—anybody, really—engaging in research and development across North Texas.

There’s plenty of good work being done. If you want to put R&D under your …

This Fort Worth Startup Uses At‑Home Lab Kits to Calculate Your Personalized ‘Bloodscore’

Posted by Liz Goodwin

Where does the key to achieving wellness lie? A Fort Worth-based startup Bloodscore believes the answer is simple—it’s in your blood. 

Bloodscore is a direct-to-consumer lab company that brings a detailed health analysis you can usually only find at a …

Follow the Money: OncoNano Series A Funding Reaches $35.4M; ECi Acquires UK Software Reseller

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

Have …

UTA Fires Up Heat Shield Research with New Hypersonic Wind Tunnel

Posted by Lance Murray

The University of Texas at Arlington’s new arc-heated, hypersonic wind tunnel—the only one of its kind at a U.S. university—is ready to go to work aiding scientists in the study of heat shields for hypersonic vehicles.

The wind tunnel successfully …

Dallas Invents: 129 Patents Granted for Week of July 9

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

Meet the Innovators: Xiaolin Lu, R&D Manager of Texas Instruments

Posted by Dallas Innovates | Staff Report

From her work with the first generations of DSL broadband internet to sensing networks to the IoT to the smart grid, Xiaolin Lu has done it all in her 20-plus years at Texas Instruments. And she has a strong drive

Discovery: UTA Prof’s Device Can Collect, Analyze Liquid in Space; UTSW Study Tackles Players’ Concussions

Posted by Lance Murray

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchEvery week, we do a little research of our own. We’re looking for scientists, professors, engineers, entrepreneurs—anybody, really—engaging in research and development across North Texas.

There’s plenty of good work being done. If you want to put R&D under your …

Dallas Invents: 143 Patents Granted for Week of July 2

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

Dallas Invents: 134 Patents Granted for Week of June 25

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

A Baker’s Dozen: Dallas Innovates’ Most Popular Stories So Far This Year

Posted by Alex Edwards

It’s been a big year so far for North Texas—especially when it comes to innovation. And it’s already halfway over.

We took a moment to reflect on the stories behind the people and places that have been grabbing our readers’ …

Medicine on Wheels: DPC Healthcare Launches Texas’ First Primary Care Mobile Clinic

Posted by Natalie Le

On a mission to make healthcare more accessible, DPC Healthcare launched what it’s calling Texas’ first mobile, direct primary care clinic.

DPC Healthcare, founded in 2017 by a group of healthcare innovators and physicians, says it’s the first membership-based practiced …

The Countdown: Dallas Innovates’ 10 Most Popular Stories in June

Posted by Alex Edwards

It’s been a big year so far for North Texas, especially when it comes to innovation.

As we wrapped up June, we decided to reflect on the stories behind the people and places that had been grabbing our readers’ attention. …

Discovery: UTA Team Leads Fort Worth Medical Innovation District Planning, UNT Economist Tapped as Fellow

Posted by Lance Murray

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchEvery week, we do a little research of our own. We’re looking for scientists, professors, engineers, entrepreneurs—anybody, really—engaging in research and development across North Texas.

There’s plenty of good work being done. If you want to put R&D under your …

‘Vision for Life’: Richardson Startup Evergaze Chosen for National MedTech Program

Posted by Natalie Le

Over 800 medical technology startups from around the world competed for one of 50 spots in MedTech Innovator’s 2019 Accelerator and Showcase program. Over the course of four months, the participants will connect with leading industry stakeholders, meet with investors,

Dallas Invents: 101 Patents Granted for Week of June 18

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

‘The Future of Police Training’: SURVIVR Uses Virtual Reality to Prep Officers for the Real World

Posted by Payton Potter

Virtual reality can be fun and games, but the tech’s use cases go way beyond that. One Richardson startup called SURVIVR is using the emerging technology to empower officers to better protect communities and themselves.

What started as an action-horror

UNTHSC Scientist Shoots for the Stars with Device to Study Eye Damage in Astronauts

Posted by Lance Murray

Whether you’re an astronaut, a zookeeper, or anything in between, good vision is important to your life and your work.

A patent-pending device developed by a research scientist at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth …

Discovery: UTA Prof Pursues Novel ALS Research, Legislature Gives UNT $10M for New Manufacturing Tech Center

Posted by Lance Murray

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchEvery week, we do a little research of our own. We’re looking for scientists, professors, engineers, entrepreneurs—anybody, really—engaging in research and development across North Texas.

There’s plenty of good work being done. If you want to put R&D under your …