Office of the Vice President for Research

Supercomputing Speed Proves Crucial in the Race Against COVID-19

The Texas Advanced Computing Center’s supercomputers are helping scientists optimize health care response and fast-track research.

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College of Natural Sciences

Researchers Create Largest Ever Map of Plant Proteins and Their Assemblies

In a paper published this month in Cell, researchers at The University of Texas at Austin offer the largest survey to date of proteins in plants, examining 13 different species across 1.1 billion years of plant evolution.

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Cockrell School of Engineering

Solving the Ventilator Shortage with Windshield Wiper Parts

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are building a new type of ventilator made of cheap, widely available materials to help fill the demand created by the spread of COVID-19 for these critical devices …

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