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New Way to Assess Safety of Aging Timber Railroad Bridges

Sept. 27, 2017

Evaluating the structural integrity of aging timber railroad bridges in Florida and the United States is imperative, especially in the aftermath of destruction from hurricanes Irma and Harvey this year. [...]


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. [...]


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.” [...]


FAU Researchers 'Count Cars' – Literally – to Find a Better Way to Control Heavy Traffic

Aug. 9, 2017

There's "Counting Crows," counting sheep, counting blessings and now researchers at Florida Atlantic University have their own version of "counting cars" – literally – in an attempt to improve traffic flow on South Florida's and our nation’s overcrowded roads. [...]


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. [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]

Honors Convocation

FAU 48th Annual Honors Convocation

April 17, 2017

Florida Atlantic University President John Kelly and Provost Gary W. Perry hosted the University’s 48th annual Honors Convocation [...]


FAU Places in Top Five at 2017 ASCE Southeast Student Conference

March 21, 2017

Florida Atlantic University’s American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) team placed fifth overall in the 2017 ASCE Southeast Student Conference, [...]

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 [...]


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 [...]


FAU to Develop Device to Rapidly, Accurately and Inexpensively Detect the Zika Virus at Airports and Other Sites

Feb. 22, 2017

About the size of a tablet, a portable device that could be used in a host of environments like a busy airport or even a remote location in South America, [...]


FAU Receives Federal Designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution from U.S. Department of Education

Feb. 7, 2017

Florida Atlantic University recently received designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the United States Department of Education. [...]

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