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Rivera-Jiménez Receives NSF Grant to Transform Engineering Teaching Practices to Address Social Issues

Sindia Rivera-Jimenez, Ph.D.

Sindia M. Rivera-Jiménez, Ph.D., an instructional assistant professor at the University of Florida Department of Engineering Education and an affiliate faculty of the Department of Chemical Engineering, has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to study the agency of… Read More

Thomas Joins Department of Chemical Engineering

Shaura Thomas, M.Ed., GCDF

Shaura Thomas, M.Ed., GCDF, joined the University of Florida Department of Chemical Engineering as a new Undergraduate Academic Advisor on June 25, 2021. Thomas earned an undergraduate degree in Family, Youth and Community Sciences, and a master’s degree in Student… Read More

COVID-19 testing method gives results within 1 second

Minghan Xian

Superfast, portable COVID-19 testing method detects the virus much faster than currently available methods. Researchers from the University of Florida, and Taiwan’s National Chiao Tung University have developed a rapid and sensitive testing method for COVID-19 biomarkers. Their findings were recently… Read More