Research

Richard Austin delivers the pitch for Reglagene, based on technology developed in the lab of Laurence Hurley. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
May 16, 2017
Four startups founded on UA inventions pitched their companies at an accelerator in Silicon Valley, an epicenter for technology and entrepreneurship.
Feb. 7, 2017
UA professor Frank E. Musiek writes that the "sound of silence" can be critical to understanding speech — and could affect the diagnosis of auditory dysfunction.
The Codelucida founding team, from left: David Declercq, professor at the University of Cergy-Pontoise, France; CEO Shiva Planjery; and Bane Vasic, UA professor of electrical and computer engineering. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Feb. 3, 2017
Codelucida, which commercializes error-correction technology for data storage and communications, has raised approximately $700,000 in a round of angel investment funding.
(Photo: Jacob Chinn)
Jan. 23, 2017
Scientists Michael Marty, Jianqiang Cheng, Luke McGuire and John Schaibley each will receive $200,000 in support of their research from Science Foundation Arizona.
Jellyfish, polyps and the like belong to a phylum called Cnidaria, one of about 30 major groups that make up the animal kingdom. (Photo: Chai Seamaker/Shutterstock)
Jan. 13, 2017
A new study by UA biologists helps explain why groups of animals differ dramatically in their number of species — and how this is related to differences in their body forms and ways of life.
Poor air quality contributes to more deaths worldwide than any other environmental cause. UA researchers are seeking solutions.
Dec. 23, 2016
Scientists know that aerosols affect climate, but they don’t know how. A UA chemical engineer is chasing clouds for answers — and giving his students top-flight experience.
From left: Joshua Olson, a graduate student studying ultrafast fiber lasers; Nasser Peyghambarian; and Veyesi Demir, a postdoctoral researcher working on optical computing. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Dec. 21, 2016
Nasser Peyghambarian of the College of Optical Sciences has been elected as a 2016 fellow of the Boston-based National Academy of Inventors.
Life is full of fun and games for Ken McAllister (left) and Judd Ruggill. The archive for their Learning Games Initiative, housed on the outskirts of the UA campus, is one of the world's largest devoted to investigating and documenting computer games and the game industry. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Dec. 14, 2016
UA researchers Ken McAllister and Judd Ruggill, longtime game boys who really know their Game Boys, are the co-directors of an unusual on-campus archive that documents the evolution of video games and their contribution to popular culture. With UANews video.
Dec. 7, 2016
The University ranks No. 21 overall — and first in the state — among public institutions in the National Science Foundation's annual quantification of research activity at colleges and universities throughout the nation.

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