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A colorful simulation of a truck running into a wall with a person inside. On the right side of the image is a zoomed-in version of the driver's brain.

A Step Toward Determining Which Car Crashes Cause Traumatic Brain Injury – And Which Don’t

UA researchers are developing a tool to calculate the likelihood of traumatic brain injury after a vehicle collision.
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Students Demonstrate Firefighting, Grasshopper-Catching and Bruise-Measuring Tech at Design Day

On April 29, 616 senior engineering students will display projects they’ve developed over the course of a year. There are inventions to fight fires, reduce cyclist fatalities and combat child abuse, as well as more than 100 other projects to make...
Three smiling people in Disney uniforms in front of the Toy Story Mania! attraction.

Electrical Engineer Makes Disney Magic

Engineering undergrad builds communication and teamwork skills in the Disney College Program.
Andy Harris

Engineering Grad to Receive UA Alumni Achievement Award

UA Alumni Association honors chemical engineering graduate and Vantage Specialty Chemicals CEO Andy Harris.
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UA Students Working to Build a Device to Fight Child Abuse

KGUN features a senior design team creating a method to measure the age of bruises.
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Probing Wildfire Smoke Plumes Up Close

Using data collected by planes flying directly through clouds of wildfire smoke, a team of UA researchers is investigating the impact of aerosols on the weather and public health.
Marvin J. Slepian stands in front of a Sarver Heart Center sign wearing a lab coat

2019 da Vinci Fellow: Dr. Marvin J. Slepian

Researcher recognized for achievements at the intersection of engineering, medicine and entrepreneurship.

The Systems Behind the Snaps

Snap Inc. SVP and UA alumnus offers students tips on leadership and problem-solving.

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