UCF recently honored 35 research “millionaires” and 157 “innovators” with a celebration at the university’s Stadium Club. The Millionaires Club has recognized the university’s highest funded researchers since 2000. The Innovators club was added in 2012 to acknowledge researchers who have filed invention disclosures, the first step in the patenting process.
Recent PostsThursday, October 16, 2014
In a move that would secure Florida’s role as a national leader in photonics manufacturing, the University of Central Florida is competing for $200 million in federal and private funds to house a national Integrated Photonics Manufacturing Institute for Manufacturing Innovation. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, October 14, 2014
As the old saying goes: “beauty is skin deep.” Researchers at Nova Southeastern University’s Oceanographic Center have taken that sentiment one step further, as they believe that certain knowledge may be skin deep, and they’ve used that old adage for their new study: “The Skin Deep Microbiome Project.” ..Read More ⇒Monday, October 13, 2014
The University of Florida’s Multi-functional Integrated System Technology (MIST) Center will play a leading role in researching the next generation of “smart” electronics funded by a National Science Foundation program that combines federal money with industry investments in strategic research. ..Read More ⇒Sunday, October 12, 2014
VGTI Florida, a leading, non-profit biomedical research institute, announced the launch of its Center for Diseases of Aging (“CDA”), a major initiative to accelerate the discovery and advancement of novel, best-in-class healthcare interventions for the prevention and treatment of diseases commonly associated with aging. ..Read More ⇒Friday, October 10, 2014
Researchers at the University of Central Florida set a new record in funded research in FY14, receiving $145.6 million, 30 percent more than the previous year. The funding totals reflect successful collaborations with industry, a record total for federal defense grants and continued growth in commercialization and innovation activity. ..Read More ⇒
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