Posts tagged with: "Research"

FIU offers first look inside Stocker AstroScience Center

FIU offers first look inside Stocker AstroScience Center

The College of Arts & Sciences offered a sneak peek at the Stocker AstroScience Center this week, an on-campus observatory that […]

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What happens to research in a war zone?

What happens to research in a war zone?

Less than two years ago, I was putting together a major proposal to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for […]

Aneysis Gonzalez (right) with two postdoctoral colleagues while researching at Stanford.

Biology student conducts research under Nobel Prize recipient

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17 For the past two summers, FIU biology student Aneysis Gonzalez did what few students […]

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Feeley stands atop in Puerto Maldonado in southeastern Peru in 2012.

Researchers find 16,000 tree species in the Amazon

After decades of research, scientists from around the world have quantified the number of individual trees and species scattered throughout […]

Stempel researcher receives national recognition

Stempel researcher receives national recognition

Mario De La Rosa, professor of social work in the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, recently […]

Researcher dodges typhoons, studies monsoons in the Japan Sea

Researcher dodges typhoons, studies monsoons in the Japan Sea

William Anderson, associate professor in the Department of Earth and Environment and the Marine Sciences Program, recently spent two months […]

Miami’s smart bridge

Miami’s smart bridge

It’s the busiest interchange in a city where nearly everybody drives. More than 200,000 vehicles a day cross the flyover […]

Interrogations can lead to false confessions by juveniles, study finds

Interrogations can lead to false confessions by juveniles, study finds

Juveniles may be particularly vulnerable to falsely admitting guilt, according to a study led by Florida International University psychologist Lindsay […]

Interactive: Scientists target deadly viruses with a revolutionary new technique

Interactive: Scientists target deadly viruses with a revolutionary new technique

Related: New ovarian cancer treatment succeeds in the lab

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New ovarian cancer treatment succeeds in the lab

New ovarian cancer treatment succeeds in the lab

In a study to be published today in Scientific Reports, researchers from the Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of […]

Chickpea plant

Geneticist breeds new hope for chickpeas

Eric von Wettberg, professor in the FIU Department of Biological Sciences, has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) […]

From Pentagon to academia: LACC Director Frank Mora

From Pentagon to academia: LACC Director Frank Mora

After the January 2012 Haiti earthquake, President Barack Obama promised the world, “These people will not be forsaken.” The Department […]

Sociolinguist debunks Miami English misconceptions

Sociolinguist debunks Miami English misconceptions

Put me the light. If that compels you to flip a light switch on, you’re probably from Miami. Often gone […]

FIU nursing study: When a baby dies, parents’ health could be at risk

FIU nursing study: When a baby dies, parents’ health could be at risk

Approximately one third of parents who experience the death of an infant go on to suffer from clinical depression or […]

FIU physicists celebrate Nobel Prize for Higgs boson theory

FIU physicists celebrate Nobel Prize for Higgs boson theory

FIU physicists celebrated the news today that the Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Peter W. Higgs and François Englert for their […]