Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

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.
October 04, 2018
How should governments, communities and individuals respond to major storms and other natural disasters? UVA researchers are seeking answers.
September 28, 2018
From physics to medicine to astronomy, UVA faculty members have made – and are continuing to make – a major impact on the world around them.
September 26, 2018
The $500 million Atlantic sea scallop fishery could significantly decline in the coming decades due to ocean acidification, a study shows. The decline, however, could be mitigated with climate policy improvements.
September 06, 2018
What happens when atoms are removed from gravity and chilled to a crawl? Physicists are finding out – and seeking new technologies from their experimental results.
September 04, 2018
Researchers are developing an innovative, battery-less sensor system that could be placed in the trachea of asthma patents to provide early warning of an attack.
August 22, 2018
In response to growing demand for advanced training in the use of big data, the Data Science Institute will offer an online master’s program beginning next summer.