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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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Telehealth is a Key Tool for Treating COVID-19 Patients

Telehealth is a Key Tool for Treating COVID-19 Patients

Rural hospitals are more likely than urban facilities to have access to telehealth, a once-underused service that now is playing a key role in treating coronavirus patients.

July 1, 2020

Traffic Data Show Drastic Changes in Human Behavior at Pandemic Onset

Traffic Data Show Drastic Changes in Human Behavior at Pandemic Onset

Using same-day traffic volumes for March 2019 and March 2020 across Florida, researchers examined the relationship of key governmental requests for public isolation and travel limitations.

July 1, 2020

Seeing is Believing: Effectiveness of Facemasks

Seeing is Believing: Effectiveness of Facemasks

FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science researchers use flow visualization to qualitatively test social distancing and the efficacy of facemasks in obstructing respiratory droplets.

June 30, 2020

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