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NASA Awards Grant to Ozark Integrated Circuits for Design Process Model

NASA has awarded $124,982 to Ozark Integrated Circuits Inc., a technology firm affiliated with the University of Arkansas, to create a fabrication process model for the design of complicated circuits that would operate for thousands of hours in very...
27-Jun-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Physicists to Study Black Phosphorus for Its Potential Use in Fiber-Optic Communication

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The National Science Foundation has awarded $466,954 to University of Arkansas physicists to study the ultra-thin material black phosphorous for its potential use in fiber-optic communication.
16-Jun-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Examines Obstacles to Making Biofuel From Perennial Plants

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A University of Arkansas chemistry professor has received a $400,000 award from the National Science Foundation to investigate a roadblock in the harvesting of biomass from perennial plants for the purpose of creating a source of renewable energy.
14-Jun-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

U of A-Affiliated Technology Firm to Build UV Imager on a Chip for NASA

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Ozark Integrated Circuits Inc. will develop a complex photo-detecting microchip that can operate in temperatures ranging from minus 200 degrees to 500 degrees Celsius.
17-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Evolutionary Biologist Selected as a Simons Early Career Investigator

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The Simons Foundation has awarded $540,000 to University of Arkansas biologist Andrew Alverson to study the evolution of microscopic marine algae in the Baltic Sea.
6-May-2016 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

U of A Researchers Awarded Early Career Grants by Department of Energy

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Two University of Arkansas researchers have been awarded $750,000 Early Career Research grants by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science.
4-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Biologists Find the Arizona Black Rattlesnake on ‘Extinction Trajectory’

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A combination of drought and fire has put the Arizona black rattlesnake on an “extinction trajectory,” according to University of Arkansas researchers.
3-May-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Receive Grant to Improve Security of Online Social Networks

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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

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