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Jennifer Duan

Arizona Engineers Learn Flood-Mapping Software Before It’s Released

Dozens of civil engineers, hydrologists and other water resource professionals attend University of Arizona workshops to learn a forthcoming version of widely used flood-mapping software.
Moriba Jah

Mars Navigator Joins UA to Launch Space Research Initiative

Moriba Jah will spearhead efforts in space object behavioral sciences, part of the Defense and Security Research Institute.
Russell Witte is studying how ultrasound, commonly used for fetal imaging, can be used to capture high-resolution images of brain activity.

UA Researchers Developing Brain-Mapping Technology

Biomedical engineer Russell Witte is leading a $1.15 million NIH project to create a new type of imaging with the potential to advance understanding of brain function and improve diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders.

'Star Wars' Science: Risk Analysis Gone Wrong

UA space systems engineer Roberto Furfaro examines the Death Star and points out the key design flaws that spelled the fictional spacecraft's doom.