FAU Researcher Receives $1.8 Million NIH Award
August 19, 2021
Florida Atlantic University’s Raquel Assis, Ph.D., associate professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science within the College of Engineering and Computer Science, and a fellow of FAU’s Institute...
FAU Experts for the 2021 Hurricane Season
August 12, 2021
With hurricane season in full force, several Florida Atlantic University faculty experts are available to discuss various issues surrounding hurricane preparedness, evacuation and aftermath:
Novel Model Predicts COVID-19 Outbreak Two Weeks Ahead of Time
August 06, 2021
People’s social behavior, reflected in their mobility data, is providing scientists with a way to forecast the spread of COVID-19 nationwide at the county level.....
With this new technology, messages are encrypted with viewing restrictions.
July 29, 2021
Senders who share documents online have little to no control over who views the information that is being sent and where it is being viewed. This is especially problematic for sharing pictures online or when organizations...
As of July 15, more than 6,180 COVID-19 clinical trials have been registered through
July 21, 2021
In order to win the battle against COVID-19, studies to develop vaccines, drugs, devices and re-purposed drugs are urgently needed. Randomized clinical trials are used to provide evidence of safety and efficacy as well as...
Liquid Metal Sensors and AI Could Help Prosthetic Hands to 'Feel'
July 14, 2021
Each fingertip has more than 3,000 touch receptors, which largely respond to pressure. Humans rely heavily on sensation in their fingertips when manipulating an object.....
New Degree Programs Combine Nursing with AI and Biomedical Engineering
June 21, 2021
Beginning this fall, Florida Atlantic University ’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the College of Engineering and Computer Science will offer two new combined programs in nursing and artificial intelligence and...
June 16, 2021
Americans have one of the highest levels of fear in the world when it comes to technology related to robotic systems and self-driving cars. Addressing these concerns is paramount if the technology hopes to move forward.
Mangroves in intercoastal areas provide nursery habitat for species and animals by accumulating sediments and impede erosion with unique ecological processes.
June 03, 2021
Mangrove vegetation, which grows naturally in subtropical shorelines, provides a wide range of ecosystem functions such as reducing coastal erosion, promoting biodiversity, and removing nitrogen, phosphorus and carbon dioxide...
May 22, 2021
The award recipients were honored in February at a virtual banquet hosted by the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, a private, not-profit corporation that works to stimulate the economy and promote business...