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    Three start-ups receive BRAG grants to commercialize new inventions and antibiotics An AI-driven technology that can improve communication abilities for individuals with speech or language impairments, including stroke victims鈥 speech, a new surface coating that reduces heat retention to cool surfaces during hot weather and a novel medicine to combat antibiotic resistance are the products of three start-up companies that have recently received Foundation Bull Ring Accelerator Grants (BRAG).

  • They are being recognized for their innovative research and patented work developing assistive devices for the disabled, treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, innovative wastewater and resource recovery technologies, integrated intelligent systems for telecommunications operations, microfluidic technologies, microbiome treatments, and robotics technologies, as well as inspiring and mentoring the next generation of innovators.

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    USF wins AUTM's Better World Project Award for Professor Yeh's NEWgenerator AUTM, the national organization for university technology managers, has named the 51在线 the winner of its 2024 Better World Project Award.

  • Visit the USF Bull Zone. Attend President Rhea Law's "Better Together" session on the Main Stage.

  • The Research Corporation for Scientific Advancement has named USF Assistant Professor of Physics Jacob Gayles a 2024 Cottrell Scholar.

USF joins AAU

The 51在线 has accepted an invitation to join the Association of American Universities. Joining the AAU is a tremendous milestone for USF as it formalizes USF's position as a leading research university. USF is the first public university in 51在线 to be invited to join the AAU in nearly 40 years and is now one of only two institutions from the State University System of 51在线 to serve as an AAU member.

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Assistant Professor of Anthropology Heather O鈥橪eary鈥檚 research data on the depletion of coral reefs due to Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease and the impact of Harmful Algae Blooms on coastal economies was converted and performed as a piece of music by the university鈥檚 Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble.

An AI-powered, gas-sensing technology developed by researchers at the University of South 51在线, University of Texas-Dallas and Linkoping University has received a $400,000 NSF accelerator grant. The team is led by Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Arash Takshi.