Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

November 07, 2017
Meeting as a group for the first time, members of a new UVA institute began planning for action to mitigate infectious disease risks.
November 02, 2017
UVA environmental scientists have been monitoring stream water quality in the national park for decades. Then a wildfire presented an opportunity to study rapid changes in water chemistry.
November 02, 2017
On Monday, UVA will host a symposium designed to ramp up the biofabrication of body tissue. A UVA expert briefs us on the state of the art in the burgeoning field.
October 20, 2017
Physicist Cass Sackett is part of a new NASA mission, bringing novel physics experimentation to the International Space Station.
October 18, 2017
Beyond Pluto! Planetary scientist Anne Verbiscer is targeting an outer solar system object for new understanding of a mysterious region of space.
October 10, 2017
Located on a remote mountaintop in Southwest Virginia, Mountain Lake Biological Station offers a near-perfect setting for a range of biological studies.
October 06, 2017
Peeking for insight to the activity of electrons is a challenge for physicists. UVA’s Robert Jones worked out a way.
October 05, 2017
A UVA-based center played a major role in advancing circadian rhythm research. Three affiliated scientists just won the Nobel Prize in Physiology.
October 03, 2017
Developing therapies to strengthen the immune system against cancer and other deadly diseases is a growing strength at UVA. Chemist Ken Hsu is part of the effort.
September 27, 2017
A federally funded research program for undergraduates, in which UVA and other colleges and universities participate, offers students a focus for future careers. One UVA biomedical engineering student tells her story.