Topic: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Prominent Chemist Paul Barbara Dies at 57

Nov. 3, 2010

Chemistry Professor Paul F. Barbara, 57, one of The University of Texas at Austin's most prominent scientists, died on Oct. 31 due to complications following cardiac arrest.

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The University of Texas at Austin Receives $56 Million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Nov. 18, 2009

University of Texas at Austin researchers have received 123 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) grants for nearly $56 million.

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Professor Receives Grant to Develop More Rapid Technology for Screening Blood Samples

Nov. 3, 2009

Dr. Jennifer Brodbelt, professor of chemistry and biochemistry at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $734,068 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a new method for rapidly screening blood samples for biomarkers.

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Pharmacy Researcher Receives $841,000 Challenge Grant from National Institutes of Health for Neuroendocrine Study

Oct. 26, 2009

Dr. Andrea Gore, professor of pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a two-year, $841,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the transgenerational effects of environmental contaminants on neurological and reproductive development.

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National Science Foundation Awards $7 Million to TACC for Remote Visualization and Data Analysis

Sept. 28, 2009

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $7 million grant to the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin for a three-year project that will provide a new computing resource and the largest, most comprehensive suite of visualization and data analysis (VDA) services to the open science community.

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