Sunday, November 05, 2017
UCF Helps Lead $12M Smart Transportation Project

UCF will help advance several intelligent transportation system technologies across Central Florida aimed at enhancing pedestrian safety and easing congestion, thanks to a nearly $12 million federal grant.  ..

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Saturday, October 21, 2017
UCF Grad Has a Lock on Keyless Technology

The CEO of one of the world’s leading smart lock companies developed his hatred for keys while in high school.  ..

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Friday, October 20, 2017
UCF Research Aims to Improve Engine Efficiencies

UCF engineers are leading a project that could ultimately make gas turbines, such as those used to generate power and run jet engines, safer and more efficient.  ..

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Monday, October 02, 2017
UCF: Researcher’s Nanomaterial Can Extract Hydrogen Fuel from Seawater

It’s possible to produce hydrogen to power fuel cells by extracting the gas from seawater, but the electricity required to do it makes the process costly. UCF researcher Yang Yang has come up with a new hybrid nanomaterial that harnesses solar energy and uses it to generate hydrogen from seawater more cheaply and efficiently than current materials. ..

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Friday, September 29, 2017
UCF: Anthropologist's Work Impacting People with Cleft Lip and Palate, Down Syndrome

UCF Assistant Professor John Starbuck thought studying anthropology might lead him to a career in a museum, but it’s done more than he could’ve imagined. His work is changing the lives of people with cleft lip with or without cleft palate, and his current research holds promise for helping some people with Down syndrome.  ..

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Monday, September 25, 2017
UCF Reports $136 Million in Research Funding in FY17

UCF faculty brought in $136 million in research funding in 2017, a year that was also marked by national recognition for the number of patents issued to UCF, tech transfer excellence and overall innovation.  ..

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Thursday, September 21, 2017
UCF Technology May Give Patients with Heart Disease Options

A credit-card sized device that provides an early warning system for people who have been diagnosed with heart failure is being developed at the University of Central Florida, which could mean better, less expensive options for patients with heart disease.  ..

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Monday, September 18, 2017
UCF Researchers’ Work Pushes Battery Tech Forward

University of Central Florida Assistant Professor Yang Yang’s research group has developed two promising energy storage technologies in its work with sustainable energy systems.  ..

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Monday, August 28, 2017
UCF: New Virtual, Augmented Reality Lab to Prepare Students for Technology Jobs

The University of Central Florida’s new virtual- and augmented-reality lab that will open Tuesday is designed to give hands-on experience for students to better prepare them for high-tech jobs in the field.  ..

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Thursday, August 03, 2017
UCF Researchers Set Record for Fastest Light Pulse — Again

A research team at the University of Central Florida has demonstrated the fastest light pulse ever developed, a 53-attosecond X-ray flash. The group led by Professor Zenghu Chang beat its own record set in 2012: a 67-attosecond extreme ultraviolet light pulse that was the fastest at the time. ..

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