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Research

FAU Receives $500,000 NSF Grant for Novel Real-time Undersea Wireless Communications and Surveillance Technology

Jan. 11, 2018

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science have received a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to design, deploy and evaluate a first-of-its-kind software-defined testbed for real-time undersea wireless communications (data, voice, and video streaming) and surveillance. [...]

Robotic Hand

First-of-its-kind Bioengineered Robotic Hand to Sense Touch

Nov. 14, 2017

FAU Receives $1.3 Million NIH grant for prosthesis project. The sense of touch is often taken for granted. For someone without a limb or hand, losing that sense of touch can be devastating. [...]

Research

Placenta-on-a-Chip: FAU Microsensor Simulates Malaria in the Womb to Develop Treatments

Aug. 29, 2017

Malaria, one of the most severe public health problems, affected 212 million people worldwide in 2015. This life-threatening disease is caused by parasites that are transmitted to humans through the bites of infected female Anopheles mosquitoes. [...]

Book

FAU Distinguished Research Professor Authors New Book

Aug. 28, 2017

Isaac Elishakoff, Ph.D., distinguished research professor in the department of ocean and mechanical engineering at Florida Atlantic University recently authored the book "Probabilistic Methods in the Theory of Structures, Strength of Materials, Random Vibrations, and Random Buckling.” [...]

Dean

FAU Appoints Stella N. Batalama, Ph.D., as Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science

July 31, 2017

Following a national search, Florida Atlantic University has named Stella N. Batalama, Ph.D., as the new dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science. Batalama, who assumes this new role, Tuesday, August 1, comes to FAU from the University at Buffalo, a flagship institution of The State University of New York (SUNY) and a premier research-intensive university. [...]

HPS

FAU's Human-Powered Submarine Named 'Fastest' Among Colleges

July 6, 2017

Florida Atlantic University’s Human-Powered Submarine (HPS) team placed second overall in the absolute speed category at the 2017 International Submarine Races [...]

FSAE

Owls Racing Has Best Finish in History at 2017 FSAE Michigan

May 19, 2017

Owls Racing, Florida Atlantic University’s Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) team, finished 21st overall out of 110 teams at the Formula SAE Michigan, the [...]

Alum

FAU Honors 2017 Distinguished Alumni

May 4, 2017

The Florida Atlantic University Alumni Association (FAUAA) hosted its Hall of Fame and Distinguished Alumni ceremony in May. [...]

Business Competition

FAU Engineering Students Win Business Plan Competition

April 27, 2017

A team of four engineering students took home the top prize at this year’s Florida Atlantic University Business Plan Competition with a system [...]

Rocket Team

FAU Teams Place in Top Three at Hybrid Rocket Competition

March 20, 2017

Florida Atlantic University’s Technology and Aerospace Club (TAC) within the College of Engineering and Computer Science placed third in two categories at the [...]

SAE

Owls Racing Takes Second Place at the Fifth Annual Formula South Invitational

March 3, 2017

Owls Racing, Florida Atlantic University’s Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) racing team, recently took home second place [...]

SAE Race

FAU's SAE Racing Team Wins First Place at the 3rd Annual Formula SAE Match Race

Sept. 27, 2016

The Florida Atlantic University Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) racing team won first place in the 3rd Annual Formula SAE Match [...]

Grant

Mimicking Nature Lands FAU Professor $258,000 Grant from U.S. Department of the Navy, Office of Naval Research

Sept. 15, 2016

By observing how fish swim and use their fins to move seamlessly within the ocean depths, a researcher at Florida Atlantic University [...]

Robotic Jellyfish

Student Spotlight: Jennifer Frame, Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student

July 26, 2016

Jennifer Frame, left Ohio in 2011 after graduating from high school and joined FAU as a freshman August of that year. [...]

RoboBoat

FAU’s RoboBoat Team Takes Second Place at International Competition

July 19, 2016

Florida Atlantic University's RoboBoat team recently won second place out of 13 teams at the ninth annual International RoboBoat Competition hosted [...]

Awards

FAU 47th Annual Honors Convocation

May 10, 2016

Florida Atlantic University President John Kelly and Provost Gary W. Perry hosted the University’s 47th annual Honors Convocation [...]

FSAE

FAU's SAE Racing Team Takes First Place at the 4th Annual Formula South Invitational

February 27, 2016

The Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) racing team won first place in the 4th Annual Formula South [...]

Robotic Boats

FAU Researcher Receives $469,822 NSF Grant to Develop Robotic Boats with a 'Mind of Their Own'

February 17, 2016

The notion of robotic boats that can move, think and make decisions on their own to help human supervisors may be closer than you think. A researcher in the College of [...]

Kang Research

FAU Bioengineering Professor Receives NIH Grant to Develop Novel Biodegradable, Polymer Stent for Esophageal Cancer

January 19, 2016

Esophageal cancer is the eighth most common form of cancer worldwide and treatment of this disease continues to be a major medical challenge. [...]

The 15

The 15

January 2016

2015-16 FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science New Faculty [...]

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