Wednesday, October 03, 2018
U.S. Department of Education Awards FIU $1.1 Million to create Center for International Business Education and Research

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded FIU a more than $1.1 million grant, which will have a total impact of more than $2 million with matching funds, to establish a Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER). The grant is one of just 15 CIBER grants awarded to leading universities across the country this year and the only award granted in Florida. ..

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Thursday, August 30, 2018
FIU Researchers Patent Fast, Accurate Technology for Early Zika Detection

This summer, researchers in the Department of Immunology and Nanomedicine at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine of Florida International University (FIU) patented a new way of detecting the Zika virus in patients significantly faster and earlier than methods currently being used. With nano-enabled biosensors, the system can detect the virus in 40 minutes or less. ..

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
National Landmark Study to Examine Child Anxiety Treatments

The Florida International University Center for Children and Families has been approved for funding of nearly $3 million by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute as part of a landmark study on child anxiety. This multiyear national study is the largest multisite clinical trial to examine face-to-face and internet-based therapy for children with anxiety. ..

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
IAEA, FIU Expand Cooperation on Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation

An agreement signed Friday in Miami, Florida, will boost the cooperation between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Florida International University in science and technology research, as well as capacity building in the fields of decommissioning and environmental remediation. ..

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Friday, March 30, 2018
Researcher is Thirsty for Sustainable Everglades

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Thursday, February 22, 2018
FIU: Search for vanishing frogs leads to discovery of new species

FIU biologist Alessandro Catenazzi went in search of vanishing frogs in the Amazon. What he found was an entirely new species. ..

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Thursday, February 15, 2018
FIU Researchers take fight against cervical cancer abroad

An engineer in the College of Engineering & Computing has pioneered an easy-to-use imaging system for the diagnosis of cervical cancer, which is potentially life changing for many women with little or no access to specialized health care.  ..

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Thursday, February 01, 2018
Hydropower development alters the Amazon, FIU researchers find

The Andean Amazon is being rapidly altered by a wave of hydropower development and the consequences have been underestimated, according to newly released research.  ..

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Friday, January 19, 2018
FIU: Shark biologist teams up with aerospace engineer to discover behaviors of oceanic whitetips

A team of scientists that included shark biologists, an aerospace engineer and statisticians spent several years developing precise calculations based on the oceanic whitetip’s average size, swimming location, water temperatures, location of prey in the water and daily activities. ..

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017
FIU: Are wetlands at risk as seas rise? Long-term data is key

A team from FIU’s Sea Level Solutions Center is searching for key answers to how communities in the coastal Carolinas, Florida, Louisiana, Texas and the Caribbean will fare as oceans rise more quickly. ..

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