Research News Headlines

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

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 […]

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