Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

November 08, 2019
Natural gas is abundant and burns more cleanly than gasoline. But it burns hot. A UVA engineer is developing metals to withstand the heat.
October 31, 2019
Aniridia and other congenital disorders can lead to blindness. UVA researchers and doctors are leading the way toward better understanding the disorders’ causes, and finding new treatments.
October 25, 2019
Flu season is coming. UVA researchers are working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to use computer modeling to reduce the severity of flu outbreaks.
October 18, 2019
The lymph node is a small, bean-shaped gland that raises our immune response when exposed to pathogens that can sicken us. We have hundreds of them, located at different sites around the body – under the chin, in the neck, in the armpits and groin.
September 30, 2019
Scholars, creators and scientists have joined together for the future of coastal areas.
September 24, 2019
With the dawn of the School of Data Science, UVA is working to bring ethical innovators to the growing field. Philip E. Bourne talks about research, ethics and impact.
September 17, 2019
The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia on Tuesday gave final approval for the creation of the University of Virginia’s School of Data Science, the 12th school at the University.
September 05, 2019
UVA biologists have observed a cellular behavior never noticed in 150 years of research.
August 29, 2019
A Virginia wildflower is providing clues to what happens when a plant species adapts to a changing climate.
August 27, 2019
What do the fires in Brazil’s rainforest mean for us, thousands of miles away? UVA environmental scientist Deborah Lawrence, who conducts research on the region, provides perspective.