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September 29, 2016 - UofL and Clemson: Competitors on the field, collaborators off it
UofL assistant professor of physics Jian Du-Caines and Clemson atmospheric physics professor Jens Oberheide are working together on a research project funded by NASA. Du-Caines says the two have been friends since they met at the University of New Brunswick, Canada, in 2005 and began talking about doing a project together.

Nathan Schmidt, PhD

Feb 26, 2016 - UofL, Tennessee researchers find gut environment could reduce severity of malaria
Microorganisms in the gut could play a role in reducing the severity of malaria, according to a recent study co-authored by researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and the University of Louisville. More...

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Sept 21, 2015 - UofL, UK win large federal grant, join new national network
The University of Louisville and University of Kentucky today announced receipt of a $3.76 million grant to create a national center of excellence in micro/nanotechnology. The highly competitive grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) is one of just 16 awarded to universities across the country. More than 100 colleges and universities competed for the NSF grant. UofL and UK are joining a new national network which will make university facilities, tools and expertise in nanoscale science, engineering and technology available to outside users. view video View Video

Drs Neville Pinto, John Usher, Bruce Alphenaar, Pres James Ramsey

June 11, 2015 - UofL gets DOD grant to study effect of radiation on computer memory devices
The Defense Threat Reduction Agency, a branch of the U.S. Department of Defense, has awarded UofL a $1.05 million grant for three years to conduct such a study. UofL’s J.B. Speed School of Engineering is collaborating with Vanderbilt University on the project.” View Video

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March 10, 2015 - Schnatter, Koch gifts create free enterprise center
The University of Louisville will use a $6.3 million gift from two foundations to create a new academic and research center in its College of Business. The John H. Schnatter Center for Free Enterprise will “give our students the opportunity to learn from some of the greatest business minds in the world,” said UofL President James Ramsey. “We’re honored that John and Annette Schnatter and the Charles Koch Foundation board have confidence in UofL to make this happen.” View Video

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Jan 12, 2015 - Startup emerges from Conn Center, earns national grant
Bert Thin Films LLC, a company originating from the University of Louisville’s Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, has received a $225,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop and commercialize a new material to reduce the costs of manufacturing solar cells. More...

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Dec 23, 2014 - University of Louisville leads new study to map disease genes in horses
Morris Animal Foundation has awarded a three-year, $155,000 grant to a team of Kentucky and Danish researchers to build a new reference genome sequence for the domestic horse. Ted Kalbfleisch, PhD, of the University of Louisville Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, is the principal investigator on the grant. More...

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Oct. 14, 2014 - UofL Engineers and Physicians Collaborate to Save a Life
A 14-month-old boy in need of life-saving heart surgery is the beneficiary of a collaboration among University of Louisville engineers, physicians and Kosair Children’s Hospital.  More...

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Sept. 19, 2014 - UofL grant takes aim at legal barriers that hinder genetic research.
University of Louisville law and medicine professor Mark A. Rothstein has received a two-year, $612,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to foster international collaboration on genetic research while maintaining human rights and privacy. More...