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Two UA Researches Receive NSF Grant to Study Precise Catalysts That Can Reduce Industrial Carbon Footprint

Two University of Alabama faculty are joining forces to advance their research with help from recently received grant money. Dr. James Harris, chemical and biological engineering assistant professor, and Dr. Martin Bakker, chemistry and biochemistry associate professor, received a grant for $520,710 from the National Science Foundation to study the encapsulation of organometallic complexes w...

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ORAU awards 35 research grants totaling $175,000 to junior faculty at its member universities    /    In the News

ORAU has awarded competitive research grants totaling $175,000 to 35 junior faculty from its member institutions. The annual grants are made through the company’s Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement…

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Phil Campbell alum takes part in UA team named year three Champion in EcoCAR Mobility Challenge    /    In the News

The University of Alabama team of 65 students – spanning a variety of majors from engineering to communications and business – took home first place for year three of the…

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As we all know, this year was challenging in many ways. There were days when we questioned whether it was a good idea to proceed with an in-person golf tournament….

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ariel view of Engineering Quad

ORAU awards 35 research grants totaling $175,000 to junior faculty at its member universities

ORAU has awarded competitive research grants totaling $175,000 to 35 junior faculty from its member institutions. The annual grants are made through the company’s Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement…

Student standing outside of Coleman Coliseum

Phil Campbell alum takes part in UA team named year three Champion in EcoCAR Mobility Challenge

The University of Alabama team of 65 students – spanning a variety of majors from engineering to communications and business – took home first place for year three of the…

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UA Astrobotics Takes First Place Once Again in NASA Competition

The team, made up of 50 active student members, overcame many challenges to clinch the title for UA for the seventh time.

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