Posts Tagged ‘The University of North Texas’

Discovery: REHEAL Glove Aids Healing, UNT Team Creates Revolutionary Material

Posted by Lance Murray

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchThe University of Texas at Arlington announced that it has received a new $227,000 grant funded through the Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium to develop a manufacturing process for the REHEAL glove.

REHEAL is a bioengineered flexible polymeric glove dressing that

UNT Student’s Music, Accounting Skills Add Up to New Business

Posted by Lance Murray

Kyle McKay. [Photo Courtesy UNT]

A master’s student in music at the University of North Texas has created a business that helps keep freelance musicians in tune with their finances and tax preparation.

Kyle McKay created The Musician’s Bookkeeper after …

Ones to Watch

Posted by Jeff Bounds

Research and development play a starring role in the innovation landscape. Here are five folks hard at work helping to take Dallas-Fort Worth—and beyond—into the future.

Thomas Bamonte
Senior program manager, automated vehicles, North Central Texas Council of Governments’ transportation

High-Minded Discoveries

Posted by Jeff Bounds

When an old high school football injury started nagging, Ted Price created an ointment to rub on his aching Achilles tendon.

Using natural ingredients found in wintergreen plants and grape leaves, the concoction eased his chronic pain in a new …

UNIBEES App Planning Rapid Expansion in 2018, Venturing Beyond a Freebie Finder

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

An app that helps college students find free food and events on campus has 12,000 users at some of the state’s biggest universities and could launch nationwide next year.

UNIBEES founders Abinav Varma Kalidindi and Chandra Kiran Achanta started the …

UNT Receives $1.6M Grant for High School Career Connect

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

The Greater Texas Foundation has awarded a $1.6 million grant to the University of North Texas to support High School Career Connect.

The grant funds the first three years of the program and provides students with career development tools, skills …

DFW Research Roundup: Stronger Bones, New PACCAR Chief, Defense Grant

Posted by Lance Murray


Sean Morrison

Work by UT Southwestern Medical Center stem cell researcher Sean Morrison has been influential showing how a drug that can reverse diabetes and obesity in mice could have the unexpected benefit

UNT Hits ‘Play’ for Esports Enthusiasts With The Nest

Posted by Lance Murray

Esports is a rapidly growing phenomenon in the country, and the University of North Texas hopes to get in on the action with a new practice space called The Nest.

The facility inside the Media Library is scheduled to open …

UNT Professor Shines With Anti-Glare Coating for Glass

Posted by Julia Batlle

A professor at the University of North Texas has a solution for people who struggle with glare on reflective glass surfaces. She did it a simple coating. 

Diana Berman, a professor of material science at the College of Engineering, has …

UNT Makes Strides in Genetic Research with Chemical Mapping

Posted by Julia Batlle

A student at the University of North Texas completed the first 3D imaging of the inside of Arabidopsis thaliana, a tiny seed that is used for plant research.

Drew Sturtevant, a doctoral student in UNT’s Department of Biological Sciences, used …