How Goliath Groupers Behave May Be Key to National Security Under the Sea

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, one of the university’s four research pillars, have been awarded up to $5 million from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) as part of the Persistent Aquatic Living Sensors (PALS) program. ... more

From Selfies to Self-diagnosing Disease with Smartphones

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science have developed a novel cell phone imaging algorithm that enables analysis of assays typically evaluated via spectroscopy, a highly sophisticated and powerful device used in scientific research. ... more

FAU Poll Finds Florida Gov. DeSantis Off to a Good Start

Gov. Ron DeSantis' approval rating stands at 48 percent, while his disapproval is only at 18 percent, with 34 percent unsure. His plan to establish a task force to reduce the impacts of harmful algae blooms won support from 59 percent of respondents, while a majority of voters support eliminating the Common Core standards from exams in Florida.... more

 


Goliath Groupers May Be Key to Undersea National Security

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded FAU's Harbor Branch up to $5 million to detect undersea threats. The stealthy and exceptionally large Goliath grouper is the focus of this project.

FAU Awarded $450,000 from NSF for Quantum Computer Security

FAU's College of Engineering and Computer Science is collaborating with George Mason University and the University of South Florida to thwart attacks on quantum computers.

From Selfies to Self-diagnosing Disease with Smartphones

Scientists from FAU's College of Engineering and Computer Science have developed a cell phone imaging algorithm that makes a smartphone camera as powerful as spectroscopy, a device used in scientific research.

FAU Hosts Live Earth-to-Space Call with NASA Astronaut

FAU recently hosted more than 200 local high school and college students to experience an Earth-to-space call with NASA astronaut Anne McClain.

FAU Holds Inaugural Student Advocacy for Action

FAU student club organizers in collaboration with FAU's Department of Exceptional Student Education (ESE) hosted Advocacy for Action to Support Education at the Boca Raton campus.

Two FAU High Students Named Regeneron Science Scholars

FAU High School students Hannah Herbst and Vithulan Suthakaran were named scholars in the Regeneron Science Talent Search, the nation's oldest and most prestigious science and math competition.

Osher LLI at FAU Jupiter Presents David Valle

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter will present a lecture by David Valle, M.D., the director of the Institute of Genetic Medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

FAU Symposium Addresses Origins of the American Presidency

The Alan B. and Charna Larkin Symposium presents scholars from around the world.

Bernard-Henri Lévy at FAU with Lecture and Book Signing

Lévy is a French philosopher, activist, filmmaker and author of more than 30 books.

FAU Poll Finds Florida Gov. DeSantis Off to a Good Start

Gov. Ron DeSantis is enjoying widespread popularity from Florida voters who support his proposals to reduce the impacts of harmful algae blooms and eliminate Common Core standards, according to a new survey.

Research Park at FAU Releases 2018 Report to Community

The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® released its annual economic report to the community.

FAU Launches Osher Lifelong Learning in Fort Lauderdale

Florida Atlantic University has announced the establishment of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute in Fort Lauderdale.

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New early-college high school to pair students with neuroscientists

"Six Florida high school students are spending this year at the prestigious Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, learning data science techniques and how to use them to analyze images of the brain."... more

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