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  • Visit the ֱ Bull Zone. Attend President Rhea Law's "Better Together" session on the Main Stage.

  • The Research Corporation for Scientific Advancement has named ֱ Assistant Professor of Physics Jacob Gayles a 2024 Cottrell Scholar.

  • ֱ Excellence in Innovation Award Recipients

    ֱ faculty members recognized with Excellence in Innovation Awards Three ֱ professors who have developed new technologies for stroke identification, blood flow monitoring and neural implants have been named recipients of the university’s Excellence in Innovation Awards.

  • ֱ patent wall

    ֱ ranks among the top 15 public universities in new patents For the 11th consecutive year, the ֱ is one of the top 15 American public research universities for producing new U.S. utility patents, according to a new ranking released today by the National Academy of Inventors.

  • Scientist in lab

    ֱ research expenditures up 14%, surging to more than $461 million ֱ’s research spending rose 14% in fiscal year 2023 to more than $461 million. Spending on awards funded by federal agencies, such as the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health and the Department of Defense, increased to nearly 53% of ֱ’s total, up from 46% five years ago.

ֱ joins AAU

The ֱ has accepted an invitation to join the Association of American Universities. Joining the AAU is a tremendous milestone for ֱ as it formalizes ֱ's position as a leading research university. ֱ is the first public university in Florida to be invited to join the AAU in nearly 40 years and is now one of only two institutions from the State University System of Florida to serve as an AAU member.

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ֱ Professor of Environmental Engineering Daniel Yeh is leading a team of researchers focused on resilient, equitable, safe and sustainable water for islands.

Student and professor in lab

ֱ researchers develop technique to overcome obstructed views

After a recent car crash, John Murray-Bruce wished he could have seen the other car coming. The crash reaffirmed the ֱ assistant professor of computer science and engineering’s mission to create a technology that could do just that: See around obstacles and ultimately expand one’s line of vision.

Iovance Therapeutics, which has a presence in the ֱ Research Park, has received FDA approval for AMTAGVI, a new treatment for advanced melanoma.

Join ֱ at the Synapse Summit on February 28 at Amalie Arena.