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Faculty News - March 2018

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Brain Injury Modeling Reveals Deep Trauma Patterns

New research results indicate that traumatic brain injury, such as that resulting from impacts in sports and auto accidents, is caused by stretching and straining of tissue well below the surface of the brain.
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Humans, Machines Enter a New Orbit

As humans prepare to push off from the safe haven of Earth and embark on journeys into deep space, a new generation of explorers is in the making -- some of them human, some robotic and some with aspects of both.
Vishnu Reddy and Tanner Campbell

UA Researchers Track Chinese Space Station as It Falls

As Chinese space station Tiangong-1 falls to Earth, UA astronomer Vishnu Reddy and aerospace engineering graduate student Tanner Campbell are following its path using technology they developed in four months -- and with less than $2,000.

The Future of Farming Takes Root

Sustainable agriculture is quickly becoming the wave of the future as global leaders grapple with the question of how to feed a world population approaching 10 billion. At the UA, researchers are looking up for answers, in the form of vertical...

I-Squared Awards Honor Inventors, Entrepreneurs, Ecosystem Champions

Tech Launch Arizona held its fifth annual awards event, shining the spotlight on the UA's biggest stars of innovation.
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UA's Science, Business Programs Excel in Graduate Rankings

The Eller College of Management again was recognized by U.S. News & World Report for excellence in management information systems, appearing at No. 5, and the James E. Rogers College of Law climbed seven spots to No. 41.
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Costa Rican Ambassador Visits the University of Arizona

Roman Macaya talks education, conservation, collaboration, and science diplomacy.
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Office of Naval Research Recognizes AME Faculty Member for Hypersonics Research

Assistant professor Stuart “Alex” Craig receives Young Investigator Award.

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