Engineering Faculty Member Receives $5,000 Award for Creating iUX Academy
Pamela Wisniewski, an assistant professor in UCF’s Department of Computer Science, received the Spring 2020 Marchioli Collective Impact Innovation Award for her idea to create the university’s industry-focused User Experience Academy. The iUX Academy is an integrative learning initiative that provides students real-world practice in User Experience, or UX, through partnerships with local industry. “I am honored to receive this…
UCF-Developed Method Makes Lithium Batteries Safer at Extreme Temperatures
Lithium batteries face extreme temperatures in almost everyday occurrences, including using them in devices during a hot summer day.
UCF Lands $7.5 Million in Grants from Federal Agency
The university is the only one in Florida to be named by the Department of Defense.
UCF Researchers Are Digitally Preserving Florida’s Architecture Before It’s Gone
The data generated can be used to not only virtually recreate a structure but also to rebuild it if it’s ever destroyed.
Scientific Research Takes Flight With Purple Martin Project
Students will gain hands-on experience with scientific methods through a new research project examining the nesting preferences of Purple Martins.
UCF Programming Team Earns Bronze at North American Competition, Advances to World Finals
Competing at the national and global level helps UCF students hone their problem-solving skills, prepare for positions that bolster the economy and national security, and be more competitive on the world stage.
Gravitational Wave Experts to Meet at UCF for Two Days of Intensive Talks
The UCF community and the general public are invited to a free talk about gravitational waves on March 6 as part of the two-day meeting.
UCF Planetary Scientist Named to Blue Origin Science Advisory Board
Metzger’s duties will include advising Blue Origin on lunar landing design, payloads and landing site selection.
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