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World War II Institute partners with Florida Historic Capitol Museum for exhibit on Florida's role in war

When the United States entered World War II in 1941, Florida was a mostly rural and agricultural state, a relatively unpopulated place compared to the rest of the country. By the time the war ended, federal spending for military bases and an influx...
7-Dec-2021 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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College of Medicine research seeks to identify exact moment neurodevelopmental disorders begin

Imagine being able to pinpoint the exact moment in utero when brain development changes and leads to genetic disorders such as autism and cerebral palsy. That knowledge could open the door to intervention strategies, potentially lessening or...
23-Nov-2021 4:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

FSU professors among most cited researchers for their academic work

Several Florida State University researchers are among the most cited academics worldwide, according to the annual Highly Cited Researchers 2021 list from Clarivate, a data and analytics company.
16-Nov-2021 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

FSU College of Health and Human Sciences team receives grant to study diet for healthy aging

A new Florida State University project is looking at how starches found in beans and other legumes might improve gut health and foster healthier aging. The research, spearheaded by Assistant Professor of Nutrition & Integrative Physiology Ravinder...
9-Nov-2021 2:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Low-Gravity Simulator Design Offers New Avenues for Space Research and Mission Training

Researchers at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering and the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory have developed a novel design for a low-gravity simulator that promises to break new ground for future space...
28-Oct-2021 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FSU researchers find space between polymer chains affects energy conversion

A team led by FAMU-FSU College of Engineering researchers has new insight into molecules that change their shape in response to light. The researchers studying azobenzene-based polymers found that their free volume — a measure of the space between...
19-Oct-2021 12:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

FSU chemist awarded $1M Department of Energy grant to explore clean energy materials

A Florida State University professor has been awarded a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to investigate possible alternatives to rare and expensive materials used in an array of clean energy applications. Rob Schurko, a...
15-Oct-2021 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FSU College of Medicine research links personality traits and hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease

New research from the Florida State University College of Medicine found that changes in the brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease are often visible early on in individuals with personality traits associated with the condition.
12-Oct-2021 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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