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Rapid Experimentation Lab

New USF lab will help develop military technologies

The Rapid Experimentation Lab will help build prototypes faster to address national and global security.

September 21, 2023Innovation

Telehealth appointment

X-ray results suggest telehealth may be a bad fit for treating musculoskeletal conditions

Researchers with the University of South Florida aimed to assess the outcomes of musculoskeletal radiographs ordered during both in-person and televisit primary care appointments.

September 19, 2023Health, Research

Pinellas County beach before and after Idalia

Study looks at why Florida beaches severely eroded after Idalia

USF researchers are studying the impact of Hurricane Idalia on local beaches.

September 14, 2023Research


USF and FAU researchers release statewide public opinion survey results on key health policy issues

Researchers at the University of South Florida, in collaboration with Florida Atlantic University, have released findings from a statewide survey that measures attitudes related to key health policy issues.

September 8, 2023Research

Tampa tree canopy

Tampa's tree canopy is shrinking: Can anyone save it for the shade?

Shawn Landry, the director of the Water Institute at USF and researcher for Tampa’s Tree Canopy and Urban Forest Analysis, and Rebecca Zarger, an associate professor of anthropology at USF, weigh in on Tampa's shrinking tree canopy.

August 30, 2023


USF leads consortium effort to designate Tampa Bay a national tech hub in cybersecurity

The University of South Florida is leading an expansive effort to help Tampa Bay secure the federal designation of Cybersecurity and Technology Innovation Hub — a prolific indicator of the region’s potential for rapid technology-led economic growth.

August 28, 2023Innovation

Doctoral students in nanolab

Gilded mysteries unveiled: Ancient art meets nanotechnology in nanoscale goldbeating

Bridging the gap between ancient arts and modern technology, researchers from the University of South Florida, Clemson University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have discovered that nanoscopic gold ingots can be compressed into 2D leaf forms, replicating the ancient process of goldbeating, but at the nanoscale.

August 25, 2023Research, Student Research

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

Twenty-two USF faculty members recognized with Outstanding Research Achievement Awards

From improving water quality to advancing mental health care, to pursuing new treatments for Alzheimer’s and cardiovascular disease, 22 USF faculty members are being recognized next month with Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Awards.

August 14, 2023Honors and Awards, Research

Hurricane hunting to beach erosion: USF prepares next generation for weather-related expertise

Students from across the state and nation are heading into the height of hurricane season more knowledgeable about the weather and climate. It comes from spending their summer at USF learning through a unique lens that only the Tampa Bay region could provide: hurricane hunters and beach ecosystems.

August 3, 2023Research, Student Research

Every picture in USF professor’s photo project tells a story about young people’s mental health

Photovoice is a project in which participants, ages 14 to 29, used cameras to illustrate topics related to mental health and addiction.

August 3, 2023Health, Research

Anthropology’s Dr. Diane Wallman earns Faculty Scholar Fulbright

USF College of Arts and Sciences anthropology associate professor Dr. Diane Wallman has been named a Faculty Scholar Fulbright.

July 26, 2023Honors and Awards, Research

Uncovering ancient history: USF team discovers 2,000-year-old Roman house during excavation in Malta

A team of researchers and six students from the University of South Florida have discovered a centuries-old house in exceptional condition during an excavation in Malta, a country located in the Mediterranean Sea.

July 26, 2023Global Research, Research, Student Research


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