Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

February 16, 2018
A $1 million seed grant from the University is kick-starting a program to seek signs of life in the universe beyond our solar system.
February 09, 2018
A unique material created by a popular UVA physics professor is about to enter the market as hearing protection.
February 01, 2018
Jeff Crandall and his colleagues at UVA’s Center for Applied Biomechanics are working with the NFL to make football safer. (And yes, they have tickets to the game.)
January 30, 2018
A new technology that miniaturizes laboratory processes is being developed for use away from central labs.
January 26, 2018
Twenty-nine researchers are now members of 10 teams seeking answers to a range of brain questions, ranging from the mechanics of concussions to developing new cancer therapies.
January 17, 2018
UVA’s masters of the universe presented themselves well to fellow astronomers at this month’s annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society in National Harbor, Maryland.
January 12, 2018
A new study is the first to assess long-term changes in freshwater salinity and alkalinity across the United States.
January 08, 2018
The University’s Presidential Fellows in Neuroscience are gleaning insights to brain and nervous system disorders from a span of disciplines.
January 05, 2018
NASA and other federal agencies requested advice on how to use Earth-observing satellites over the next decade. A UVA scientist served on the panel that today released its recommendations.
January 02, 2018
Two UVA graduate students are behind an initiative to prepare their peers to help inform science policy, and even to seek possible careers in the field.