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Engineering Research Team Chosen for NSF I-Corps Program
The team — Richard Coffman, Sean Salazar and Jeff Barnes — will receive a $50,000 grant to support travel related to customer discovery and to participate in the intensive seven-week curriculum.
Promising Material Could Lead to Faster, Cheaper Computer Memory
Researchers confirmed that bismuth ferrite, which responds to both magnetic and electric fields, can be used to efficiently store information.
Researcher Briefs Congressional Delegation on Drone Progress
University of Arkansas researchers met with the state's congressional delegation in April to highlight innovation efforts related to the use of unmanned aircraft systems, commonly known as drones.
Technology, History and Culture: New Short Talks Explores Relationship Between Ideas and Tech
The latest edition of Short Talks From The Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, features Stephanie Schulte, associate professor of communication
Success of PROMISE Project Featured at National Press Club Event
Brent Thomas Williams, principal investigator of Arkansas PROMISE, gave an overview of the population that PROMISE served and explained how that influenced the design of the project.
Doctoral Candidate's Article About an Innovative Writing Tool for Students to Be Published in English Journal
Jennifer Penaflorida, a doctoral candidate in the curriculum and instruction department, will have an article published this summer in the award-winning English Journal.
Three U of A Students Named NSF Graduate Research Fellows
The fellowships are each worth $34,000 per year for up to three years and are awarded to student researchers in the STEM fields.
Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement and Seed Grants
The Humanities Program in Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation.
Researchers to Help Develop Next-Generation Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
With $1.5 million award, U of A researchers will help advance the Energy Department’s goal of increasing demand for electric vehicles.
NSF CAREER Award Supports Plant Pathologist's Protein Research, Teaching Program
Plant pathologist Clemencia M. Rojas received a $900,000 CAREER Award that will help support her investigation of the biological warfare waged between plants and pathogenic bacteria.