Topic: Center for Strategic and Innovative Technologies

Sleep Deprivation Negatively Affects Split-Second Decision Making, Study Shows

Nov. 16, 2009

Sleep deprivation adversely affects automatic, accurate responses and can lead to potentially devastating errors, a finding of particular concern among firefighters, police officers, soldiers and others who work in a sleep-deprived state, University of Texas at Austin researchers say.

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University of Texas at Austin Appoints New Director of Imaging Research Center

Aug. 29, 2008

Dr. Steven Kornguth, a neuroscientist and biochemist, has been appointed director of the Imaging Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin.

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