About iPerform Center

The I/UCRC iPerform center is an NSF funded research center that represents collaborations of professors and scientists at the University of Texas at Arlington and the University of Texas at Dallas. Its primary mission is to bring together university and industry researchers to advance basic and applied research in Assistive Technologies to enhance human performance.


  • Increase, maintain, or improve the functional capabilities of people with disabilities, and enhance the productivity of well bodied people.
  • Support Center graduate students who work on industry related novel research.
  • Stimulate research to improve quality of life and prepare well-trained employees of the future.
  • Foster long-term trusted relationships between industries and universities based on shared value.
UTA-led iPerform Center Board Meets; New Industry Partners Still Welcome

Upcoming Events

October 9:

  • Industry Advisory Board Meeting
  • Starts: 7:30 AM

    Location: UT-Dallas


    • Fillia Makedon

      Director, UTA
      Email: makedon@uta.edu
      Phone: 812-272-3605

    • Ovidiu Daescu

      Director, UTD
      Email: daescu@utdallas.edu
      Phone: 972-883-2349