Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

December 18, 2018
A glowing substance discovered in a lab during basic experiments has led to developments that may change the way clinicians treat chronic wounds, especially those suffered by diabetes patients.
December 13, 2018
Is the overproduction of “greenhouse gases” endangering the planet, as the EPA concluded in 2009? A new study reaffirms – and expands on – the risks.
December 11, 2018
A prominent organization for academic inventors is honoring one of UVA’s earliest champions of translational research.
November 29, 2018
The Eastern Shore-based project measures long-term changes to the environment, informing the decision-making of policymakers and society for conserving, protecting and managing the ecosystem for greater resilience.
November 27, 2018
The election of Craig H. Benson, Douglas W. DeSimone, Wladek Minor, Brian A. Nosek and Lukas K. Tamm brings to 38 the number of UVA faculty members who are fellows of one of the world’s leading scientific organizations.
November 20, 2018
Geologist Alan Howard compares surface features on planets and moons with those on Earth. He has suggestions regarding a future NASA mission to Europa.
November 07, 2018
The quantum revolution is underway, and UVA is on the front lines, with a physicist and three engineers receiving major NSF backing.
October 29, 2018
A future with stormier seas may bring strong changes to the biodiversity of coastal sea life.
October 20, 2018
Research, teaching excellence, citizenship and democracy were the featured themes during presentations and discussions at the Rotunda Dome Room.
October 05, 2018
After three years of work, and the participation of more than 100 UVA engineering students, spacecraft Libertas is set to orbit the Earth.