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USF team led by Maya Trotz awarded $20 million federal grant to protect coral reef and mangrove ecosystems The National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to a USF-lead team of researchers to develop a standardized approach to the protection and replenishment of coral reef and mangrove ecosystems, which serve as a barrier in protecting our coasts.
Tampa Electric to invest in visionary partnership with the College of Engineering In its effort to explore, research and develop emerging energy technologies that reduce carbon, Tampa Electric’s $5 million investment will create an endowed fund to support the Clean Energy Research Center (CERC) in USF’s College of Engineering. It is the largest single outright gift to the college.
Two EE Faculty Receive Patent and NSF Grant for Wearable Technology EE faculty Arash Takshi and Sylvia Thomas are taking wearable technology to a new level using a novel electrochemical method to print copper directly on fabric with a $369,574 grant from the National Science Foundation.
U.S. Secretary of Energy meets with USF researchers, community partners U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm was joined by U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor for a meeting with leaders of the USF Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) to learn more about efforts of the Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition, which is housed at USF.
Engineering Alum John Ramil Donates $1 million dollars to Medical Engineering During a special presentation to honor him at the March 8 BOT meeting, John Ramil revealed that he’ll donate $1 million to endow the chair of the Department of Medical Engineering and $100,000 to support the Judy Genshaft Honors College.