The Division of Research supports FAU faculty conducting research, forging innovations and advancing science and technology in all disciplines. It assists in enhancing and growing the research enterprise at the university. Units within the division identify grant and funding opportunities, manage proposals and awards, protect intellectual property rights, and highlight research achievements and more.

The division also promotes a number of entrepreneurial and economic development initiatives that give faculty, students and the community opportunities to launch start-ups, create jobs and reach for their dreams.

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Start-up Mitigates Risks from Sea-level Rise, Flooding

Coastal Risk Consulting, a new start-up company formed by an FAU professor, has developed technology to evaluate and mitigate risks from encroaching seas along Florida's southeast coast and other regions.

July 28, 2016


I-SENSE and Dioxide Materials(TM) Partner to Cut Energy Costs

FAU's I-SENSE and Dioxide Materials(TM) have formed a unique partnership to develop and evaluate a novel low-cost, low-power, wireless CO2 sensing system for heating, ventilation and air-conditioning applications.

July 14, 2016


Toxic Green Algae in Indian River Lagoon

Dr. Jim Sullivan, research professor at HBOI, seeks federal funding to research Toxic Green Algae

July 6, 2016

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