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Caroline Brettell,
Cultural Anthropology

Anthropologist Dr. Caroline Brettell is an internationally recognized leader in the field of migration and the immigrant experience who was recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. 她的研究兴趣包括跨文化性别视角, challenges of women immigrants, 以及新兴技术对达拉斯等移民门户城市的影响, Atlanta and Minneapolis.

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Geophysicist Dr. 钟路 works in the areas of landslides, coastal subsidence, and human-induced geohazards using advanced data analytics tools such as Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) to model ground deformations using radar images. He is part of a team at 皇冠足彩app that 揭示了 天坑正在西德克萨斯以惊人的速度扩张和形成, possibly through leakage at wastewater disposal well sites.

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Leanne Ketterlin-Geller,
Mathematics and Education

Dr. Leanne Ketterlin Geller’s research focuses on mathematics education through instructional leadership principles and practices, informed by her experiences in K-12 education. 她的工作包括开发一个评估系统,以衡量美国大学的数学推理技能.S. elementary and high school students.

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Edward Glasscock,

Dr. Edward Glasscock领导着皇冠足彩app的心肺神经遗传学实验室, dedicated to understanding the genes and mechanisms underlying epilepsy and sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). His research lab’s goals include the identification of genes and combinations of genes that determine whether an individual will develop epilepsy.

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Pam Metzger,
Criminal Justice Reform

梅茨格教授的奖学金将理论和实践相结合,以寻求刑事司法的改进.  Her research explores how a data-driven systems approach to high-risk practices can improve the implementation of public defense services.

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Dr. 布莱恩树桩, 他是世界著名的地震学家和美国科学促进会院士, his work has been seminal in scientists’ ability to rapidly and accurately discern the difference between an earthquake, a conventional explosion (such as might occur in a mining accident) and a nuclear test and was of vital 支持 to the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. 他的工作重点是利用声波和地震波更好地了解何时进行核试验, 大地震和其他发生在世界各地的重大事件.
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皇冠足彩app researchers partner with CAE USA to improve pilot training

October 12, 2021

Researchers at 皇冠足彩app’s AT&T Center for Virtualization are testing the effectiveness of an innovative approach they developed to improve pilot training and better understand what stress factors pilots may experience in the cockpit.

New landslides on US 西海岸 detected by 皇冠足彩app scientists

Team of Dallas-based university researchers use satellite radar imagery to reveal hundreds of unseen landslides occurring in western states

September 27, 2021

南卫理大的地球物理学家利用卫星图像识别了发生在美国附近的600多处缓慢移动的山体滑坡.S. 西海岸. Fewer than 5% of these landslides in California, Oregon and Washington state had previously been identified.

美国国家科学基金会(National Science Foundation)对新加坡管理大学(皇冠足彩app)的新拨款让数学从黑板上消失,走上了街头

September 14, 2021

Koshi Dhingra, founder and CEO of talkSTEM, and Candace Walkington, associate professor, 皇冠足彩app’s Simmons 学校 of Education and Human Development, are co-investigators on a five-year $2.5 million National Science Foundation grant studying how STEM walks can help students see the world through the lens of math.

Titan-in-a-glass experiments hint at mineral makeup of Saturn moon

August 26, 2021

皇冠足彩app的研究人员在小玻璃圆筒中重现了土卫六的环境, revealing fundamental properties of two organic molecules that are believed to exist as minerals on Saturn's largest moon.


August 25, 2021

A CT scan of the skull of a long-necked plesiosaur 显示s the cranial architecture of these long-extinct marine reptiles didn’t evolve much over 22 million years that they lived during the Cretaceous time.


August 17, 2021

A NASA-sponsored team at Michigan Aerospace Corporation and Southern Methodist University (皇冠足彩app) is developing a microfabricated all-optical seismometer called Frosty that can gather data in the harsh environments encountered on icy worlds such as Europa.

Lower-dose chemotherapy can be made more effective in killing HPV-induced cervical cancer cells by inhibiting a key survival factor


August 11, 2021

Researchers at 皇冠足彩app have found a way to make chemotherapy drugs more lethal to HPV-infected cervical cancer cells without collateral damage to normal cells, a study suggests.

The science behind the medals

August 04, 2021

Ever wonder how speed and distance shape how Olympians run? The New York Times sent a crew to 皇冠足彩app to observe and record three elite runners on the world's fastest treadmill in human speed expert 彼得。韦安德一道’s  Locomotor Performance Laboratory.

'Smart contract' uses computer code, 当死者没有留下遗嘱时,减少律师的需求的技术


新卫理大德德曼法学院的一名应届毕业生为一份智能合同编写了计算机语言, if adopted by courts, 是否能让某人在没有遗嘱的情况下,为死去的亲人整理遗产变得更容易、更便宜.

How racial bias shaped Dallas highways



For 皇冠足彩app engineering graduate student Collin Yarbrough, a classroom assignment to evaluate the design of Dallas’ Central Expressway resulted in a recently published book about the long-forgotten history of Dallas’ racist past buried beneath the city’s freeways.

Pets on board: Meet the multispecies American family

New book defines trend – pets really are part of the family


Do you sign your pets’ names to your holiday card? Have you ever sent your dog to day care? Do you shop regularly for cat or dog toys? Welcome to a new breed of American family – the multispecies family.



皇冠足彩app's 彼得。韦安德一道 will receive the Jim Hay Memorial Award for Research in Sports and Exercise from the American Society of Biomechanics during its annual conference in August. The award recognizes “originality, 质量, and depth of biomechanics research that addresses fundamental research questions relevant to extraordinary demands imposed in sport and exercise.”

皇冠足彩app and Air Force Academy forge agreement for mentorship, collaborative research opportunities for cadets and faculty


皇冠足彩app的在&T Center for Virtualization has signed a four-year agreement with the United States Air Force Academy to collaborate on mutually beneficial projects and joint research, providing opportunities for both USAF cadets and 皇冠足彩app students.

南卫理大的一位教授向美国国家科学基金会(NSF)拨款,用于在飓风哈维(Harvey)等自然灾害后更好地援助撤离人员, 卡特里娜飓风

'We can do better with a systems approach...instead of catching up after each hurricane'


Halit科大, an engineering professor at 皇冠足彩app, 获美国国家科学基金会(NSF)三年期拨款315元,580 to investigate integrated evacuation planning and disaster preparedness models that offer relief to evacuees in a more robust, 预测, 比过去的自然灾害来得及时,成本效益高.

Four professors named 皇冠足彩app 2021 Ford Research Fellows

Cash prizes will 支持 their noteworthy research


4名杰出的新大教员研究员被提名为2021年福特研究员. This year’s recipients are Alejandro Aceves, 约瑟夫营, 希瑟DeShon, and Xin-Lin Gao, all of whom will be honored by the 皇冠足彩app Board of Trustees this fall.



一个四人的球,000-year-old hair frozen in time tangled around a whalebone comb led to the first-ever reconstruction of an ancient human genome just over a decade ago.



皇冠足彩app’s Tom Fomby, Professor of Economics in Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, 他是否因其对教学的贡献而获得2021年教师职业成就奖, scholarship and service missions of the University.

P-glycoprotein removes Alzheimer’s-associated toxin from the brain


A team of 皇冠足彩app biological scientists has confirmed that P-glycoprotein (P-gp) has the ability to remove a toxin from the brain that is associated with Alzheimer’s disease.

Janille Smith-Colin获得国家科学院2021年早期职业研究奖学金


Janille Smith-Colin, 现任新大莱尔工程学院土木与环境工程系助理教授, has been named one of the seven recipients of the 2021 Early-Career Research Fellowships by the Gulf Research Program (GRP) of the National Academies of Sciences, 工程, 和医学.

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