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Wash Your Hands! In New 'Short Talks,' Gibson Explains Effect of Soap on Respiratory Viruses
In the new episode of Short Talks From the Hill, Kristen Gibson explains how soap destroys respiratory viruses such as coronavirus and offers tips for handling potentially contaminated surfaces.
Interdisciplinary Team Awarded $1.5 Million to Study Freight Movement
Researchers have been awarded $1.5 million to develop traffic-sensing technology to track cargo as it moves through roadways and ports.
Federal Grants to Expand the School of Social Work's Program Evaluative Research Portfolio
Assistant professors John Gallagher and Mark Plassmeyer will provide evaluation of suicide-prevention services provided through two EMPACT programs.
Biomedical Engineering Student's Research Recognized by National Biophotonics Group
Jake Jones' research is aimed at saving time and reducing human variability in analyzing images of wounds as they heal. He was awarded the Student Paper Prize in Biomedical Optics.
Physics Doctoral Student Paul Bonney Receives NASA FINESST Research Grant
Paul Bonney, a Doctoral Academy Fellow in the Department of Physics, has received a $89,659 grant to study the habitability of exoplanets using global climate models.
Pandemic Leads to Higher Depression, Anxiety and Fear, Studies Show
Research by U of A sociologists from early in COVID-19’s spread shows increased levels of suicidial thoughts and other psychological trauma.
Biological Engineering Students Earn National Honors for Research and Design
Biological engineering students took home top honors for their research and design work in two categories at a national conference.
VCRI Conducting Research Support Services Survey
To provide the best possible support to all researchers, the Office of Research and Innovation is asking for feedback on services received for research and proposal development support. Take the anonymous survey.
Top-Performing Arkansas Blackberry Receives Outstanding Fruit Cultivar Award
Ouachita blackberry, a 2003 thornless variety, received the Outstanding Fruit Cultivar Award from the Fruit Breeding Professional Interest Group of the American Society of Horticultural Science.
Researchers Receive DARPA Funding to Improve Chip Security
A U of A researcher has received a $600,000 grant to make digital chips more resilient to security attacks.