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Fulbright College Announces 2019 Connor Faculty Fellows
Twelve outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2019 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Fulbright College Celebrates 2019 Scholars Graduating With a 4.0 GPA
Forty-seven of the more than 1,000 Fulbright College graduates this spring maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA and completed more than half of their coursework with the U of A.
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.
STEM Workshop to Focus on Supporting Women in Science
Do barriers exist that limit the advancement of women in science? A workshop April 26 will center on that topic and how the community can encourage women's success in science fields.
U.S. Army Funds Research on Nanoporous Materials for Water Purification
Hassan Beyzavi, an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, is investigating the use of nanoporous structures to detect and remove these contaminants in water.
Researchers Find Cost-Effective Method for Hydrogen Fuel Production Process
Nanoparticles composed of nickel and iron increase the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of water electrolysis in hydrogen fuel production.
New Insight Into Cell Membranes Could Improve Drug Testing and Design
Chemistry researchers studied a type of membrane protein that expels drugs from a cell, contributing to drug resistance. A lipid composition on the cell membrane affects the behavior of these proteins.
Chen Named Arkansas Research Alliance Fellow
Jingyi Chen, associate professor of physical chemistry, has been named an Arkansas Research Alliance Fellow.
Metal Nanostructures and Beyond: From Syntheses to Applications
Professor Jingyi Chen will speak on "Metal Nanostructures and Beyond: From Syntheses to Applications " at 3:30 p.m., Monday, Sept.17.
Lecture on How Porous Organic Polymers Represent New Class of Nanoporous Materials
Professor Shengqian Ma from the University of South Florida will lecture on "Task-Specific Design and Functionalization of Advanced Porous Organic Polymers for Environmental Remediation" at 3:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 10.