Research

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UA CyberSeed Program Funds More Campus Research

  • May 21, 2021

Four promising research projects received funding from Year 2 of The University of Alabama Cyber Initiative’s CyberSeed program, part of the UA Office for Research and Economic Development.

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Signing In

  • May 17, 2021

UA researchers are developing a way for deaf and hard-of-hearing communities to interact with devices or smart environments using sign language.

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UA Contributes to Unprecedented Observations of Black Hole

  • April 14, 2021

Astrophysics researchers at The University of Alabama contributed to a global effort to give unparalleled insight into a black hole and the system it powers, and to improve tests of Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity.

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State Business Leaders Expecting Economic Growth

  • April 8, 2021

In the latest quarterly survey by researchers at The University of Alabama, business leaders in the state are feeling more encouraged about the economy than they have since the global pandemic began.

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National Assessment Aims to Assist Needs of Women Veterans

  • April 2, 2021

A national survey of women veterans hopes to provide the first comprehensive snapshot of the challenges they face transitioning to civilian life, providing veteran service organizations with data needed to expand outreach and better meet needs.