Posts tagged with: "Preeminent Program"

Chemistry student develops fast, easy, cheap explosives detection

Chemistry student develops fast, easy, cheap explosives detection

FIU chemistry doctoral student Kelley Peters is revolutionizing on-site explosives detection techniques with a new, simple, fast and inexpensive technology […]

Ambassadors from around the world experience the impact of FIU’s Wall of Wind

Ambassadors from around the world experience the impact of FIU’s Wall of Wind

A group of 36 ambassadors representing nations on five continents visited FIU’s College of Engineering & Computing on Tuesday, Jan. […]

Forensic science magnet students visit IFRI

Forensic science magnet students visit IFRI

A group of students from the Law Enforcement Officers’ Memorial High School (LEOMHS) visited FIU’s International Forensic Research Institute (IFRI) […]

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 […]

FIU to develop technology to fix and build bridges—fast

FIU to develop technology to fix and build bridges—fast

The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded FIU a $1.4 million grant to work on one of the nation’s leading […]

Setegn (left) and Manueles (right) pose at a local watershed in Santa Ines, Honduras.

Hydrology expert mentors Honduran researcher through USDA fellowship

Shimelis Setegn, program executive officer of the Global Waters for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) and professor of environmental and occupational health, […]

GLOWS hosts South Caucasus Conference in Georgia

GLOWS hosts South Caucasus Conference in Georgia

FIU’s Global Water for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) recently hosted the “South Caucasus Conference on Sustainability and Watershed Management” in the […]

FIU engineers monitor Miami-Dade’s first smart highway bridge

FIU engineers monitor Miami-Dade’s first smart highway bridge

Motorists driving on the new flyover from eastbound State Road 836 to northbound State Road 826 in Miami travel over […]

TEDxFIU in Review: Richard Olson on natural disasters and second cities

TEDxFIU in Review: Richard Olson on natural disasters and second cities

In 2012, the United States saw its second most costly year to insurers, in large part due to natural disasters […]

Standing ovation for TEDxFIU

Standing ovation for TEDxFIU

“No excuses” was the takeaway message of FIU’s inaugural TEDx event, featuring eight talks from students, professors and alumni who […]

Groundbreaking development

Groundbreaking development

University leaders participated in a traditional “photo op” Wednesday, July 11, commemorating the official groundbreaking of FIU’s Academic Health Center 5 […]

Faculty honored for outstanding achievements

Faculty honored for outstanding achievements

Research scientists, engineers, lawyers and authors were among those honored at the annual Top Scholars reception FIU President Mark B. […]