Research

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Moving Forward

  • October 30, 2020

UA researchers are working on improving efficiency, reducing costs and using more sustainable materials for electric vehicle motors.

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UA Research Continues to Surge

  • October 20, 2020

For the seventh consecutive year, UA earned record external funding for research and other sponsored activities, further securing its stature as a major comprehensive research-intensive university and one of the fastest growing research enterprises in the nation.

A tadpole is in a small pool of water inside the spiral of leaves of a plant.

Disruption to Tiny Life Can Lead to Big Changes in Warmer Climate

  • October 12, 2020

New research from The University of Alabama supports the growing consensus that, while some animals will find it difficult to adjust to predicted warmer temperatures, a more widespread effect of a changing climate is disruption in how ecosystems function.

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Four Professors Receive Early Career Research Awards

  • October 7, 2020

Over the summer, four professors at The University of Alabama received national recognition early in their careers for innovative research that will increase understanding of our world while boosting UA’s educational mission.