Faculty

June 16, 2016
Six experts from the University can offer comment and perspective on various aspects of the recent tragedy in Orlando, Florida.
A researcher prepares to deploy a robotic float into the Southern Ocean, the water body surrounding Antarctica. The floats are lowered over the side of the vessel on a rope and slide off the rope once in the water. (Photo: Hannah Zanowski)
June 8, 2016
With the help of the UA-led national data management project CyVerse, three agencies are funding a study of the Earth's climate with robotic floats and supercomputers.
"You need to be engaged in what you are making so that you can engage an audience," Audra Graziano says. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
June 1, 2016
The visiting assistant professor in the UA School of Art trains students in form and concept development, then encourages them to go their own way. With UANews video.
A black hole 4 million times more massive than our sun, called Sagittarius A* and pictured here in an artist's impression, is at the center of our Milky Way. (Image: NASA)
June 1, 2016
The astronomy professor has been awarded a Radcliffe Institute fellowship to explore the edges of known physics and exchange ideas with scientists, artists and filmmakers.
The studio is a happy place for Alfred Quiroz. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
May 27, 2016
The UA School of Art professor has gained international attention for his satirical work, which takes its cues from historical events and figures. With UANews video.
Kacey Ernst, a UA associate professor and infectious disease epidemiologist, testifies on the Zika virus before a U.S. House subcommittee.
May 26, 2016
The Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is spreading the Zika virus in Latin America and the Caribbean, is expected to increase in numbers across the Southern and Eastern U.S.
Erich Karkoschka in the Space Imagery Center at the UA's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory. (Photo: Maria Schuchardt)
May 25, 2016
Two images taken by Erich Karkoschka, as part of UA research on the atmospheres of Jupiter and Uranus, have been selected by the U.S. Postal Service for a set of special-edition stamps. The official release is Tuesday.
Tyina Steptoe, an assistant professor in the UA Department of History, often uses music as a primary source in her historical research and has created a class at the UA called "Music and Ethnic America."
May 25, 2016
UA cultural historian Tyina Steptoe examines Houston’s transformation into an ethnically diverse urban area and also how popular musicians impact ideas about gender.
May 25, 2016
The assistant professor of physics will use the funds to expand our understanding of dark energy, the mysterious substance making up 70 percent of the universe's energy content.

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