Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

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.
December 14, 2017
The state-of-the-art microscope facility – one of the best in the nation – is helping UVA researchers advance cell research to combat a wide range of disease.
December 07, 2017
Fundamental questions of how the universe came to be require sophisticated experimentation to answer. UVA’s high-energy physicists are hot on the trail.
December 05, 2017
Richard Bonnie, a UVA law and medicine expert who chaired a federal committee tasked with developing recommendations for addressing the opioid crisis, discusses what the panel found.
November 30, 2017
Electricity in the wilderness? Lighter solar-powered spacecraft? A new discovery by two UVA researchers may help a promising type of solar cell material called “HOIPs” reach its rich potential.
November 20, 2017
One of the most difficult to treat cancers – triple-negative breast cancer – may be vulnerable to a new approach, an early study indicates.
November 16, 2017
After three months on the job, Melur K. “Ram” Ramasubramanian is promoting collaboration among researchers from many fields in attacking the problems that will attract new sources of research funding.

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