National Science Foundation

FABRIC, the future of the internet, runs through two U testbeds

The internet is always evolving, and the University of Utah is playing a part.


Journey to the bottom of the world

The U’s Dan Reed and Maureen Condic traveled to Antarctica in a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see and understand the vast scientific opportunities—and life-and-death precipices—the southernmost tip of the globe offers.


Thin to win

U engineers develop a thin, lightweight lens that could produce slimmer camera phones, longer-flying drones and thermal imaging cameras, such as for finding victims of natural disasters.


SVP Dan Reed lands White House appointment

Reed has been selected to serve on the National Science Board, which provides advice and oversight for the National Science Foundation.


GETTING THE STATS

New Wasatch Front Research Data Center will make federal and state agency data available to academic researchers in Utah and surrounding states.


GOING WITH THE FLOW

U seismologists make RAPID trip to Hawaii volcano for time-sensitive research opportunity.


OLYMPIC SCIENCE

Physics, math and chemistry step into the Olympic spotlight.


THE SONG OF THE REDROCK ARCHES

A geologist and sound artist come together to bring the sounds of red rock arches to life.


Water research

Students present research at National Diversity Conference.


EXPANDING SCIENCE’S REACH

New grants help biology professor show people that science is for everyone.