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UT Center for Identity partners with industry leader for identity management research

November 30, 2017

The era of memorizing passwords, carrying plastic driver’s licenses and shuffling passports may soon come to a close, thanks to a new collaboration at UT-Austin. The UT Center for Identity, an...

Cockrell researchers improve lithium-ion battery anodes

November 15, 2017

Cheaper, more efficient batteries could result from new anode materials developed by Cockrell School of Engineering researchers. The Interdigitated Eutectic Alloy, or IdEA, anode was designed by Texas...

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UT students take second place in national engineering competition

November 2, 2017

A team of UT-Austin students claimed second place in the PepsiCo/Society of Women Engineers Student Engineering Challenge, impressing a panel of PepsiCo research and development specialists at the Society...

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UT researchers study relationship between fear, memory to help treat anxiety disorders

October 11, 2017

The Dunsmoor Lab at Dell Medical School is studying the relationship between fear, learning and memory. The researchers seek to analyze and refine therapeutic techniques mitigating memories associated...

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Center for Innovative and Strategic Transformation of Alkane Resources will transform natural gas

October 6, 2017

A new, cleaner transportation fuel technology is being developed by UT faculty at the new Center for Innovative and Strategic Transformation of Alkane Resources, called CISTAR. The researchers are working...

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UT researchers discover how poison frogs resist their own deadly toxins

September 27, 2017

The ability of poison frogs to resist their own lethal toxins is genetically evolved, according to UT researchers. The researchers determined that mutation of three amino acids produces toxin-resistance...

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Research predicts the psychological toll of revoking DACA

September 15, 2017

The American Psychological Association, or APA, released a statement on Aug. 31 expressing the importance of the protections offered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program....