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Fulbright College Alumna Named 'National Teacher of the Year' by Physics Teacher Education Coalition
Tiffany Taylor, a University of Arkansas alumna and physics teacher at Rogers Heritage High School, has been named the 2018 PhysTEC National Teacher of the Year.
Researchers Advance Work to Fight Antibiotic Resistance with NSF Grant
A new $498,983 NSF grant will advance U of A research on improving the antimicrobial properties of silver nanoparticles that fight infection.
Schedule Now Available for Fall Open Education Event
The symposium, co-sponsored by the University Libraries and Global Campus, is set for Oct. 1-2 and will connect supporters of open education for presentations, lightning talks and panel discussions.
UAteach Graduates First Teacher-Candidates in Computer Science
The UAteach program at the University of Arkansas graduated its first two future computer science teachers — Chris Malone and Nate Vogel — in May.
Bubbles and Anti-Hedgehogs: Studying the Nanostructures That Could Lead to the Future of Data Storage
Researchers in Laurent Bellaiche's physics group at the University of Arkansas work with colleagues around the globe to study ferroelectric materials for smaller data storage.
Fulbright College Announces 2018 Connor Faculty Fellows
Eighteen outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2018 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Quantum Dots Enable Faster, Easier Photon Detection, More Secure Data
A research team including U of A faculty has developed a method of detecting single photons using tiny semiconductors called quantum dots.
Physics Hosts Discoverer of First Electromagnetic Counterpart to Gravitational Wave Source
The Department of Physics presents the 2018 Robert D. Maurer Distinguished Lecture, "Discover of the First Electromagnetic Counterpart to a Gravitational Wave Source," by Ryan Foley this Thursday.
Physics Colloquium Today on Spin Waves in Chiral Two-Dimensional Electron Systems
Carsten A. Ullrich of the University of Missouri will present a Physics Colloquium about spin waves in chiral two-dimensional electron systemrs from 4-5 p.m. Friday, March 16.
Research on Bismuth Ferrite Could Lead to New Types of Electrical Devices
U of A researchers used powerful computer simulations to demonstrate a novel method of creating and transmitting electrical current.