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Flooding’s Impact on Wetlands Measurable via Low-Cost Approach


Scientists designed a new, on-site method for studying potential impacts rising sea levels can have on vital wetlands, said a researcher who led a study publishing Aug. 17 describing the modifiable apparatuses.
12-Aug-2015 2:30 PM EDT

Researchers Reanalyzing Tennessee Valley Artifacts in New Project

In a collaborative effort with the Tennessee Valley Authority, The University of Alabama’s Office of Archaeological Research has begun a rehabilitation project on collections that were gathered 80 years ago with artifacts that span a 13,000-year...
15-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT

TDK, UA Sign Research Agreement Related to Green Energy, Electronics

Electronics giant TDK Corp. and The University of Alabama have signed a two-pronged research agreement to address challenges associated with the growing electric-energy movement and the miniaturization of electronic components.
14-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

UA Professor Leads Online Teacher Training with Help from Google, NSF


Professor of computer science at The University of Alabama to lead MOOC for nation-wide teacher training in new high school AP course
29-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Faculty, Students Collaborate with New Orleans Producers on Film


Several academic units at UA have entered into collaboration with Court 13, a New Orleans-based film cooperative that produced the Academy Award-nominated “Beasts of the Southern Wild.”
8-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Sounds from Helmets Colliding Explored as Alternative to Understanding Football Collisions

When football helmets collide, they produce an unmistakable sound. College student Brandon McChristian hopes his research of those sound waves produces a better understanding of the forces involved in those collisions and, perhaps one day,...
2-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Educated Guesses: Top 15 Predictions for 2015

For the 34th consecutive year, The University of Alabama’s Office of Media Relations offers predictions from faculty experts for the coming year. See our list of the Top 15 “Educated Guesses” for 2015.
18-Dec-2014 2:00 PM EST

UA Professor Developing Wearable Device to Track Diet


Dr. Edward Sazonov, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at The University of Alabama, hopes to change that through development of a sensor worn around the ear that would automatically track diet, giving medical...
6-Nov-2014 3:00 PM EST

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