Rivanna – a new, high-performance computer cluster unveiled Thursday – will provide University researchers with the combined computational power of 4,800 individual desktop computers linked together.
Haibo Dong, a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, hopes to use what he is discovering to create tiny, flying sensors that can detect airborne toxins.
Josh Bowers has made a career of examining circumstances in which enforcing the letter of the law is not always in the public’s best interests.
U.Va. doctors have demonstrated the ability to target and shape higher doses of radiation more precisely during “lumpectomy” surgery, with the aim of preventing recurrences of cancer near the tumor site and sparing nearby tissue.
A U.Va. study that examined global food security finds that future trade may not be so secure for some countries.
Arguing for a deeper understanding of America’s obsession with football, he reflects on his experience as a high school player and discusses what the game teaches young men, for better or for worse.
Two federal research grants, worth $3.5 million, will help U.Va. researchers develop models to predict changes to coastal zones, home to nearly half of the world’s population.
U.Va. student Russell Bogue reflects upon spending the summer between his second and third years in Taipei, Taiwan, surveying the political views of university students, the island nation’s future leaders.
Doctors will use focused ultrasound to destroy fibroadenomas, which are harmless and non-cancerous lumps in the breast. If successful, they ultimately hope to use the technology on more dangerous tumors.
Milani, professor of Persian literature and women’s studies, won awards for her translations of the work of Simin Behbahani, who died Tuesday. The courageous poet was an inspiration for Milani and many of her compatriots, inside and outside Iran.