SMU Research Day 2018 featured posters and abstracts from 160 student entrants who have participated this academic year in faculty-led research, pursued student-led projects, or collaborated on team projects with graduate students and faculty scientists.
Decades of oil production activity have destabilized an area about 4,000 square miles.
SMU student Neha Husein has created the smart-phone app "Just Drive," which awards points to drivers who lock their phones while driving.
DACA led to improved educational outcomes, lower teenage birthrate for young immigrant community
New study finds couples do poorly at knowing when their partner is sad or feeling down
SMU and other members of a scientific consortium prepare for installation of the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument to survey the night sky from a mile-high mountain peak in Arizona As part of a large scientific consortium studying dark energy, SMU physicists are on course to help create the largest 3-D map of the universe ever [...]
SMU study finds earthquakes continue for years after gas field wastewater injection stops
Study: Cells of three aggressive cancers annihilated by drug-like compounds that reverse chemo failure
A new study by SMU biochemists finds that cells of three aggressive cancers are annihilated by drug-like compounds that reverse chemo failure.
Female students exposed briefly to charismatic career women are inspired to pursue male-dominated field
Easy, inexpensive experiment briefly sent inspiring female role models into intro to econ classes and sharply increased college female interest in the male-dominated, well-paying field of economics.