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ֱ architecture and water researchers partner with city of Tampa to mitigate the impact of extreme heat

ֱ architecture and water researchers partner with city of Tampa to mitigate the impact of extreme heat

The collaboration led to the creation of the city’s first-ever Heat Resilience Playbook, which includes 18 actionable steps to address the rising temperatures across Tampa and better protect its most vulnerable communities from the effects of extreme heat.

July 12, 2024Research and Innovation

Chemo drug may cause significant hearing loss in longtime cancer survivors

Chemo drug may cause significant hearing loss in longtime cancer survivors

Researchers followed a cohort of cancer survivors for more than a decade to determine the progression of their hearing loss after their chemotherapy treatment. The findings reveal a need to enhance patient support to improve quality of life and outcomes.

June 27, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ using AI to help combat malaria

ֱ using AI to help combat malaria

Funded by the NIH, the project is an international effort that will establish a new research center in Africa to advance malaria research and deploy advanced smart traps for real-time identification of mosquitoes carrying the malaria parasite.

June 6, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ researcher unlocking mysteries of brain development with advanced imaging and virtual reality

ֱ researcher unlocking mysteries of brain development with advanced imaging and virtual reality

With a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, the project promises to unveil the mysteries of how the brain is wired, offering hope for improved disease and injury treatments.

May 23, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ graduates, families embrace long-awaited commencement traditions

ֱ graduates, families embrace long-awaited commencement traditions

Friends and families filled ֱ’s Yuengling Center to watch their 2024 graduates walk across the stage – fulfilling a long-awaited dream for many after the pandemic canceled their high school graduation ceremonies.

May 5, 2024University News

Tremendous turnout demonstrates ֱ’s growth in undergraduate research

Tremendous turnout demonstrates ֱ’s growth in undergraduate research

The annual research conference witnessed a notable 16% increase in student participation this year, reflecting the university's commitment to fostering collaborative discovery.

April 16, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ researcher reveals the hidden story behind one of St. Augustine’s most famous attractions

ֱ researcher reveals the hidden story behind one of St. Augustine’s most famous attractions

David Arbesú tediously pieced together the life of one of Florida’s founding fathers, whose believed to be the first priest in the United States and is still honored today in St. Augustine.

April 9, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ helping develop comprehensive plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across Tampa Bay

ֱ helping develop comprehensive plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across Tampa Bay

ֱ researchers are collaborating with community members and leaders across Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties to develop a plan that could reduce greenhouse gases up to 63% by 2050 if Tampa Bay.

March 12, 2024Research and Innovation

 Synapse showcases ֱ’s leadership in the tech industry

Synapse showcases ֱ’s leadership in the tech industry

With ֱ’s largest presence yet, the conference highlighted the university’s endeavors and collaborative initiatives that are shaping the future of technology in Tampa Bay.

February 28, 2024Research and Innovation

Science fiction meets reality, ֱ researchers develop technique to overcome obstructed views

Science fiction meets reality, ֱ researchers develop technique to overcome obstructed views

An algorithm created by ֱ researchers can be used to see around obstacles, eventually helping save lives.

February 20, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ partners with Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office to preserve more than a century of law enforcement history

ֱ partners with Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office to preserve more than a century of law enforcement history

ֱ’s Institute for Digital Exploration is helping the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office preserve more than 80,000 items, dating back to the 1890s, through the creation of a digital database.

February 6, 2024Research and Innovation

ֱ expands artificial intelligence research with new business lab

ֱ expands artificial intelligence research with new business lab

The lab will provide research opportunities for students and faculty to explore the implications of artificial intelligence.

January 23, 2024Research and Innovation

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