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.
Dr. Maximilian Schich and a team of scientists have created a big picture of European and North American cultural history by reconstructing the migration and mobility patterns of more than 150,000 notable people spanning 2,000 years. read more
Prolonged exposure to loud noise alters how the brain processes speech, potentially increasing the difficulty in distinguishing speech sounds, UT Dallas neuroscientists have found. Their results were published this week in Ear and Hearing. read more
New research from Dr. Francesca Filbey at UT Dallas demonstrates that drug paraphernalia triggers the reward areas of the brain differently in dependent and non-dependent marijuana users. read more
A study by Dr. Özalp Özer, the Ashbel Smith Professor of Operations Management in the Naveen Jindal School of Management, makes a case for markdowns over everyday low prices for products that carry a high emotional attachment. read more