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Graduate Studies in NanoScience Technology



ORC-NSTC Doctoral Fellowship

Stipend: $25,000 in year one; years 2-4 variable based on program assistantship stipend levels
Duration: 1 yr fellowship support; 3 yrs graduate assistantship support
Eligibility: all new doctoral students

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March 2023

UCF Researcher Creates World’s First Energy-saving Paint – Inspired by Butterflies


Instead of pigment-based colored paint, which requires artificially synthesized molecules, a UCF researcher has developed an alternative way to produce colored paint that is more natural, environmentally friendly and light weight.

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January 2023

UCF Researcher Receives Samsung International Global Research Outreach Award


The award from the multinational electronics corporation will fund the development of infrared night vision and thermal sensing camera technology for cell phones and consumer electronics.

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January 2023

New UCF-developed Battery Could Prevent Post-hurricane Electric Vehicle Fires


The technology replaces the volatile and highly flammable organic solvents found in electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries with saltwater to create a safer and more efficient battery.

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December 2022

UCF Receives Top Ranks for Producing Patents for 9th Consecutive Year


A new report ranked UCF No. 31 among public universities in the nation in 2021 and No. 60 worldwide for producing patents, placing the university ahead of Carnegie Mellon, Texas A&M University and Pennsylvania State University

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October 2022

New $1.25 Million Research Project Will Map Materials at the Nanoscale


The work can lead to new catalysts and other compounds that could be applicable in a range of areas including quantum science, renewable energy, life sciences and sustainability.

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Emerging Energy Materials: Joule Heating and Wood
Liangbing (Bing) Hu, Ph.D
Monday, November 21, 2022

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