The Division of Research supports FAU faculty conducting research, forging innovations and advancing science and technology in all disciplines. It assists in enhancing and growing the research enterprise at the university. Units within the division identify grant and funding opportunities, manage proposals and awards, protect intellectual property rights, and highlight research achievements and more.

The division also promotes a number of entrepreneurial and economic development initiatives that give faculty, students and the community opportunities to launch start-ups, create jobs and reach for their dreams.

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Honors College Awards $15,000 in Scholarships

Florida Atlantic University's Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College awarded nearly $15,000 in scholarships to 10 students in support of their summer research at FAU and Scripps Florida.

May 26, 2016


HBOI Researchers Explore Gulf of Mexico Reefs

Members of FAU Harbor Branch's Coral Reef and Ecology lab captured images, video and mapping data to strengthen the case for further protection of coral. See breathtaking photos on Flicker.

May 25, 2016


Maritime Systems Lab robot boats on Bloomberg

Karl von Ellenrieder, Ph.D., and his Maritime Systems Lab appeared on Bloomberg's The Spark for their work creating intelligent, autonomous boats that examines underwater bridge structures, video and story.

May 25, 2016

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