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Research Reveals Insights Into Optical Properties of Plasmonic Nanostructures
A finding by University of Arkansas researchers could lead to better sensors for security and biomedical applications and improved solar cells.
Razorback Marching Band Announces 2017-2018 Drum Majors
Drum major candidates go through a rigorous audition adjudicated by faculty. Students are required to teach marching fundamentals, demonstrate the traditional strut, conduct a musical selection, and complete an interview with band faculty.
SurfTec Receives $1.2 Million Energy Award to Develop Novel Coating
The company’s initial technology, a nanoparticle-based coating that reduces friction on surfaces of moving parts, developed at the U of A.
Professor Emeritus Wins Prestigious ACS Award in Theoretical Chemistry
Peter Pulay, professor emeritus of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was recently named the recipient of the 2017 American Chemical Society Award in Theoretical Chemistry.
Team Strains Two-Dimensional Ferroelectrics With Light
University of Arkansas researchers discovered an unusual deformation of a new potential class of two-dimensional materials that is created upon exposure to light.
U of A has Strong Showing at 'AbSciCon 2017' Astrobiology Science Conference
Several U of A students and faculty members attended the biennial Astrobiology Science Conference held in Mesa, Arizona, from April 24-28.
NASA Selects Arkansas' First CubeSat
ArkSat-1, a satellite device designed by University of Arkansas researchers, will measure Earth’s atmospheric gases from space.
Doctoral Student Earns Fellowships to Study Venus' Atmosphere
Sara Port, a space and planetary sciences doctoral student, has earned an NSF East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes internship and a Sturgis International Fellowship to conduct research in Japan.
U of A Forges Relationship with Two of Vietnam's Largest Universities
A Vietnamese delegation visited U of A to discuss enhancing collaborative research and student training opportunities for both U.S. and Vietnamese students.
Ungar's New Book, 'Evolution's Bite,' to Be Released in May by Princeton Press
Renowned anthropologist Peter Ungar’s latest book follows dietary clues from fossil teeth to trace the impact of diet on human evolution.