Research Computing @ UTEP: Ming-Ying Leung

This is the third in a series of profiles on users of UTEP’s high performance computing capabilities. To learn more, click here.

By Nadia M. Whitehead

UTEP News Service

Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a complex molecule found in all life forms, and it plays an important role in protein synthesis and other cellular chemical activities.

Read more...

All Aboard: Geologists Study Underwater Volcanoes

By Nadia M. Whitehead

UTEP News Service

A small group of adventurous geology students spent 35 days at sea this summer onboard the Roger Revelle, a 3,000-ton research vessel.

Read more...

Research Computing @ UTEP: Rajendra Zope

This is the second in a series of profiles on users of UTEP’s high performance computing capabilities. To learn more, click here.

By Nadia M. Whitehead

UTEP News Service

Clean, solar energy is on the rise, but still faces a major obstacle.

Read more...

UTEP Part of Team Measuring Value of Library Services

By Daniel Perez

UTEP News Service

A small team made up mostly of UTEP librarians is part of an international collaboration of educators that launched an effort this fall to assess the impact and value of academic librarians and library services on student success.

Read more...

Research Computing @ UTEP: Carl Dirk

This is the first in a series of profiles on users of UTEP’s high performance computing capabilities. To learn more, click here.

By Nadia M. Whitehead

UTEP News Service

Computational chemist Carl Dirk, Ph.D., had grown accustomed to using semi-empirical calculations, or approximations, of how molecules would react in their excited states.

Read more...

High Performance Computing Accelerates Discovery

By Nadia M. Whitehead

UTEP News Service

Not long ago, one computer was enough to solve anyone’s problems. But these days, hundreds, or even thousands of computers working together may be a researcher’s best bet at success.

Read more...

New Institute to Promote Physical Activity, Nutrition

By Laura L. Acosta

UTEP News Service

A new initiative by the Paso del Norte Health Foundation (PdNHF) will leverage the resources of three area universities, including The University of Texas at El Paso, to promote healthy lifestyles and reduce obesity among people living along the U.S.-Mexico border region, especially children and youth.

Read more...

Danny Olivas, UTEP to Improve Human Spaceflight Safety

By Nadia M. Whitehead

UTEP News Service

Former NASA astronaut John “Danny” Olivas, Ph.D., has landed at The University of Texas at El Paso as director of space initiatives. He will also lead the newly established Center for the Advancement of Space Safety and Mission Assurance Research (CASSMAR).

Read more...