UA Professor Presents Developing Fraud Detection Technology to U.S. Congressional Committee

Joe Valacich, a UA Eller College of Management professor, presented his developing technology for identifying suspicious behaviors to a Congressional Committee on Homeland Security.

UA Marks Record Second Year in Research Commercialization, Several Notable Startups

Tech Launch Arizona saw another record year with more than 200 invention disclosures, the formation of 12 startup licensee companies and more than $2.1 million in revenue from royalties and patent reimbursements for intellectual property at the UA.

UA Part of National Team to Receive $110M to Launch Photonics Institute

The UA College of Optical Sciences is part of a national public-private partnership set to receive $110 million in federal funding to revolutionize Internet communication, with other benefits expected to impact multiple commercial technology sectors.

iPlant Taming the 'Big Data Beast'

The UA-headquartered iPlant Collaborative is ready to handle the projected rise in genomic information, turning raw data into scientific breakthroughs.

H.S. Students Get a Jump Start on Research

The UA's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering provides an opportunity for experiential learning, which is expected to become the norm in career preparation for young engineers.

UA Surgeon Takes on 'Medjacking'

Dr. David G. Armstrong says it's only a matter of time before malicious medical-device hacking becomes a big issue, and he is working on strategies to keep patients and companies safe.

Collaboration Deepens Between UA and Japan

This month's overseas trip by a University delegation, focused on parallel asteroid-sample missions and more, provides another example of how the UA has extended its international reach.

Thinning Is In: UA Helps to Tame Wildfires

Carrying out its land-grant mission, Cooperative Extension teaches thinning practices to northern Arizona landowners in a strategy to grow healthier trees and prevent forest fires.

UA Researchers Reveal Elusive Molecule

A long-standing chemistry puzzle is solved, with potential implications ranging from industrial processes to atmospheric chemistry.

Pluto: A Dream 3.7 Billion Miles in the Making

UA researcher Veronica Bray, whose little-girl aspirations became reality, will try to unravel the mysteries of the dwarf planet as part of NASA's New Horizons mission. Today's flyby will yield the first-ever close-up images.