Research News Headlines

3-D printing soft matter

3-D printing soft matter: UF discovery leads to new engineering discipline

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Objects printed in the lab so far are orders of magnitude softer than any man-made object.

New federal research funding makes Florida universities national hub for hurricane mitigation research

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Original story published 9/24 on UF News The National Science Foundation today announced grants to Florida International University and University of Florida totaling nearly $8 million that will position the […]

Engineering a stadium solution

Engineering a stadium solution

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Engineering and athletics team up for a better fan experience.

Record UF research funding FY 2015

UF receives record research funding in fiscal year 2015

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

The funding includes almost $80 million for research at College of Engineering.

UF cybersecurity experts

UF cybersecurity experts featured in Wall Street Journal

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Engineering professors Traynor and Butler speak out about vulnerabilities in mobile money apps

Good news for those facing the nightly grind!

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

With their development of a smart mouth guard that dentists can use to diagnose and treat teeth grinding, a team of University of Florida students representing the United States took […]


DARPA to award UF up to $5.4 million for neuroprosthetics research

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Dr. Rizwan Bashirullah, ECE, hopes to develop new neural interface technology so that patients can operate a prosthetic limb almost as naturally as a real one.


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

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