Topic: Research

It’s hot and getting hotter

It’s hot and getting hotter

Researchers in the Department of Environmental Studies predict that climate change will result in more hot days.

Fall 2018

Water for the World

Water for the World

UVA-developed tablet that kills pathogens can now clean more water, longer

A new tablet, developed by UVA engineers, could hold the answer to clean water for millions.

Fall 2018

Pick a number, not just any number

Pick a number, not just any number

Even the pros gravitate to a predictable pattern of numbers, professors find

Two UVA professors argue that all numbers are not equal in our minds.

Summer 2018

More than Money

More than Money

The UVA Licensing & Ventures Group Seed Fund helps University-affiliated ideas grow until they are successful enough to attract other funding.

Summer 2018

Strategic Investments

Strategic Investments

A look at how the University is using the SIF

Take a look at how the University is using the Strategic Investment Fund.

Spring 2018

Tackling the Opioid Epidemic

Tackling the Opioid Epidemic

Across the University, groups work on solutions from all angles

Researchers examine causes of the opioid crisis and take aim at solutions from different perspectives.

Spring 2018

Quests & Answers

Quests & Answers

UVA R&D projects reach across disciplines, schools and the world

From workplace productivity to global health, from cybersecurity to yogurt serenity, UVA researchers reached across disciplines, schools and the world.

Fall 2017

Galaxy Quest

Galaxy Quest

UVA team’s discovery of elusive dwarf galaxies provides critical support for a theory of creations

Sandy Liss (Grad ’14, ’19), Sabrina Stierwalt and Chris Wiens’ (Col ’17) findings could give astronomers new data about how galaxies formed.

Summer 2017

Sensors & Sensibility

Sensors & Sensibility

UVA engineer explores the human side of wearables

At what point do wearable health sensors dehumanize patients? Learn about the abilities and limitations of these advanced detection methods through the eyes of science and sociology.

Spring 2017

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Highlights

Engineering Entrepreneurship

Engineering Entrepreneurship

New efforts at the School of Engineering encourage engineering students to approach problems from an entrepreneur's perspective.

Singular Sensation

Singular Sensation

Alumnus brought his Broadway talents to Charlottesville to direct and choreograph A Chorus Line.