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How to tell when your computer is lying to you

Friday, April 24th, 2015

UF was recently named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research, and our cybersecurity experts just developed a "polygraph machine" for machines.


Newly Refurbished UF Training Reactor Comes Back Online

Friday, April 17th, 2015

​Upgrades will expand research capabilities while providing more hands-on learning opportunities for students.


Protecting Coastal Communities – for the Gator Good

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

"For the engineers and scientists that study hurricanes at UF, it's personal." – Dr. Forrest Masters

Jon Dobson Named AIMBE Fellow

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Jon Dobson, a joint professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Materials Science & Engineering, has been inducted as a Fellow into […]

Biomedical Engineering Professor Named IAMBE Fellow

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Bruce Wheeler, professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been inducted as a Fellow into the International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering. The prestigious […]

Two engineering professors named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Two Gator Engineering professors are among 170 new Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, which recognizes the contributions of researchers from universities and non-profit organizations who are named inventors […]

Engineering dean and professor named Fellows of AAAS

Monday, December 8th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The dean of the UF College of Engineering and an engineering faculty member have been inducted as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. […]

Forging new landmine detection systems

Monday, November 24th, 2014

A team of University of Florida researchers led by Joseph Wilson in the Computer and Information Science and Engineering Department has received a $1 million grant to study handheld systems […]

Gator Engineer to help design disaster resilient infrastructure

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

In 2003, fifty-five million people in the northeastern United States were affected by a widespread power outage and subsequent cellular service overload, attributed to some untrimmed foliage and a faulty […]

Engineering lab featured on CNN’s Vital Signs

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Aysegul Gunduz, director of UF’s Brain Mapping Laboratory, was highlighted on CNN’s monthly health program Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta. The show featured the collaborative work that is going […]

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