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NSF Renews Funding for National Hub of Geospatial Research in Archaeology


Spatial Archaeometry Research Collaborations Program, an initiative at the University of Arkansas, is a national hub for geospatial research in archaeology.
21-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT

NSF Grant Supports Development of Nanoparticle Porous Membranes


The University of Arkansas has received a $411,948 grant from the National Science Foundation to study the creation of useful materials and membranes from blends of multiple polymers and dispersed, inorganic nanoparticles. The research could lead to...
21-Aug-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Research Center Receives NSF Grant to Study Semiconducting Gallium Nitride


Researchers at the University of Arkansas’ GRid-connected Advanced Power Electronic Systems Center (GRAPES) have received a $200,000 grant to study the modeling of gallium nitride devices.
13-Aug-2015 8:05 AM EDT

New Book Focuses on Sustainability Communication in Organizations


A new book provides a road map for organizations and corporations to improve their environmental sustainability programs through better communication.
12-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT

New Study Ties Tooth Wear in Fossils to Diet, Validating Decades of Research


A team of researchers has validated data and found a new model for paleontologists to use to track the diet of our ancient ancestors and animals by analyzing the wear on their teeth. Dental wear is among the top techniques scientists use to...
12-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT

University of Arkansas Part of New National Center Focusing on Vehicle Electrical Systems


Researchers at the University of Arkansas will help lead a new $18.5 million engineering research center to design and develop vehicle electrical systems that are more powerful, efficient and heat-resistant.
10-Aug-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Defending Slavery in Southern State's Thoughts, Words on Eve of Civil War


A new book that examines private and published documents in Arkansas before the start of the Civil War reveals that defending slavery was at the forefront of secession arguments in the state.
7-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT

University of Arkansas to Lead New Center With Industrial Solutions Focus


A new federally funded research center led by the University of Arkansas will partner with industries and create new products for use in manufacturing, aerospace and defense, agriculture, forestry, oil and gas, food packaging and health care.
4-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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