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U of A Researchers Receive Grant to Study Domestic Terrorism Patterns


Researchers from the University of Arkansas' Terrorism Research Center are using Risk Terrain Modeling to investigate links between terrorism events and their precursors.
14-Feb-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

One Hour of Video Gaming Can Increase the Brain’s Ability to Focus


Researchers at the University of Arkansas and the Ministry of Education of China studied expert and non-expert video game players and observed that both groups showed an increase in visual selective attention after only one hour of video game play.
8-Feb-2018 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

‘Optically Pumped’ Laser Closer to Improving Processing Speed of Sensors


A multi-institutional team of researchers, led by University of Arkansas engineering professor Shui-Qing “Fisher” Yu and a leading Arkansas semiconductor equipment manufacturer, have made significant improvements to a new kind of laser, a...
9-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Research Will Help Beef Industry Increase Sustainability


U of A engineering and agriculture faculty are working with the National Cattleman’s Beef Association to identify practices that will increase efficiency and sustainability in the beef industry.
5-Feb-2018 9:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Study Will Help Government Agencies Plan for Sustainable Development in Sensitive Areas


A new study by geologists at the University of Arkansas provides a new framework for assessing why and where river deltas branch and will help government agencies plan for sustainable development in environmentally sensitive areas.
2-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of Arkansas Researchers Create Digital Map, Cultural History of Carlsbad Cavern


Researchers using LiDAR digital imaging are creating a 3D map, and cultural history, of New Mexico's Carlsbad Cavern.
29-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Research Asks Why Some Private Equity Firms Add Jobs After Buyouts


A University of Arkansas finance professor and his colleague at Purdue University found that some private equity firms, despite their reputation as job destroyers, increased employment following a buyout. Most of these firms had political...
24-Jan-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of Arkansas Research May Lead to New Source of Green Energy

A University of Arkansas invention has the potential to change the way we produce and consume energy. A technology commercialization company has licensed the patent for this technology and is working with physics professor Paul Thibado on to develop...
23-Jan-2018 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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