Why is Leap Year a Thing?
UCF physics Professor Josh Colwell explains the science behind the need for Feb. 29.
Acclaimed Computer Scientist and Virtual Reality Pioneer Joins UCF Faculty
Carolina Cruz-Neira, based in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, will bring cutting-edge tech to benefit students.
National Academy of Inventors Names UCF Computer Vision Pioneer as Fellow
Mubarak Shah is the university’s 13th NAI fellow, the highest professional accolade given to academic inventors.
UCF Receives $650,000 for Graduate Scholarships in Optics and Photonics
The SPIE-Glebov Family Optics and Photonics Graduate Scholarship Fund will support the next generation of optical engineers.
Vasu Receives $200,000 Microsoft Investigator Fellowship
The UCF researcher and his team will use the funding to analyze and identify the unique molecules found in opioids to make them easier for first responders and the military to detect them.
“It’s my job to help students grow as people.”
January marks National Mentoring Month, but for one UCF computer science assistant professor, mentorship is a priority all-year-round.