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USAID-Florida State University partnership set to boost teacher training systems in Zambia

The Learning Systems Institute (LSI) at Florida State University will lead a five-year, $15 million project sponsored by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to improve pre-service teacher training in Zambia. LSI faculty, in...
15-Oct-2020 5:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FSU researchers find diverse communities comprise bacterial mats threatening coral reefs

Florida State University researchers found that the bacterial mats threatening coral health are more diverse and complex than scientists previously knew.
15-Oct-2020 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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College of Medicine researcher makes novel discoveries in preventing epileptic seizures

A team of researchers from the Florida State University College of Medicine has found that an amino acid produced by the brain could play a crucial role in preventing a type of epileptic seizure.
13-Oct-2020 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Polar ice, atmospheric water vapor biggest drivers of variation among climate models

A Florida State University researcher is part of a team that has found varying projections on global warming trends put forth by climate change scientists can be explained by differing models’ predictions regarding ice loss and atmospheric water...
7-Oct-2020 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New climate model helps researchers better predict water needs

New research from the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering combines climate and land use projections to predict water availability, information that is crucial for the preparations of resource managers and land-use planners.
6-Oct-2020 12:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Scientists find evidence of exotic state of matter in candidate material for quantum computers

Using a novel technique, scientists working at the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory have found evidence for a quantum spin liquid, a state of matter that is promising as a building block for the quantum...
5-Oct-2020 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FSU physicist named American Physical Society Fellow

A Florida State University faculty member has been named a 2020 Fellow of the American Physical Society. Ingo Wiedenhöver, a professor at FSU’s Department of Physics in the College of Arts and Sciences, was selected for the distinction in...
29-Sep-2020 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FSU researchers help develop sustainable polymers

Researchers at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering have made new discoveries on the effects of temperature on sustainable polymers. Their findings may help the industry to produce plastics that are better for the environment.
25-Sep-2020 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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