Research

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UA’s Industrial Assessment Center Selected to Continue Mission

  • September 16, 2021

The University of Alabama will continue its role as home to the state’s only Industrial Assessment Center that assists manufacturers in reducing carbon emissions and energy costs, while training the next generation of energy-efficiency workers.

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Pandemic’s Effects on Traffic Crashes Linger

  • September 2, 2021

Despite a drop in vehicle crashes this year in the state, fatal crashes have increased slightly, possibly because of lingering effects of the pandemic, according to research from The University of Alabama.

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Addressing the Opioid Crisis: What Does Alabama Need?

  • August 23, 2021

Alabamians face many structural barriers to treatment of opioid addiction, such as access and transportation to treatment facilities as well as hostile attitudes among the public and family members to addiction, according to research led by The University of Alabama.