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Researchers Receive Grant to Improve Security of Online Social Networks


University of Arkansas computer science and engineering professor Xintao Wu has received $348,758 from the National Science Foundation to conduct research on detecting fraud and cyberattacks against online social networks.
27-Apr-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University Establishes Service Center to Make, Sell Proteins and Reagents


The University of Arkansas has established a commercial venture that will allow two scientists to commercialize research materials developed in their laboratories.
13-Apr-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NSF Grant Will Help Researchers Improve Wear Resistance of Teflon


University of Arkansas researchers will receive a $450,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to further their study of a novel approach that significantly improves wear resistance of polytetrafluoroethylene coatings. Polytetrafluoroethylene...
12-Apr-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Book Is the First Comprehensive History of LBJ’s Great Society


In Prisoners of Hope: Lyndon B. Johnson, the Great Society, and the Limits of Liberalism, historian Randall B. Woods presents the first comprehensive history of the Great Society, exploring both the breathtaking possibilities of visionary politics,...
5-Apr-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Potent Nanodrug to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Infections


A research team led by University of Arkansas chemist Jingyi Chen and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences microbiologist Mark Smeltzer has developed an alternative therapeutic approach to fighting antibiotic-resistant infections.
31-Mar-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Biologists Identify Six New Unique Species of the Western Rattlesnake


The research team, using head shapes and genetic analyses, recommend that six groups of subspecies of the western rattlesnake be elevated to full species status.
3-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Study Finds Hydration Levels Affect Cardiovascular Health


An international team of researchers found minor dehydration might promote cardiac disease and arterial hardening in young, healthy men.
2-Mar-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

CAREER Award Will Further Research on Social Data and Emergency Response


A University of Arkansas researcher received a $500,000 National Science Foundation grant to find a way to effectively harness the power of social media to improve emergency response.
23-Feb-2016 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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