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Arkansas' Future of Mobility Accelerates

Arkansas' Future of Mobility Accelerates

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Cyrus Sigari, chairman of the Arkansas Council on Future Mobility, says the council will look at loosening regulations to support more testing and deployment of autonomous technologies. read more >

UA’s Chip Comes In: It’s Silicon Carbide

UA’s Chip Comes In: It’s Silicon Carbide

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A semiconductor fabrication center to be built by the University of Arkansas already has a vote of confidence from the U.S. government in the form of $23.3 million in federal grants. read more >

UA Cashing In for Computer Chips

UA Cashing In for Computer Chips

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The University of Arkansas has been awarded another one-year, $5.4 million grant to equip its semiconductor fabrication center. read more >

'Black Sky' Threat Looms Over Grid, Businesses

'Black Sky' Threat Looms Over Grid, Businesses

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David Maxwell, former director of the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management, warns that a crippling cyberattack on power could bring a cascade of system failures across society — from communications to water systems to food and fuel distribution. read more >

UA Leads New Engineering Research Center

UA Leads New Engineering Research Center

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Researchers at the University of Arkansas will help lead a new $18.5 million engineering research center to design and develop vehicle electrical systems that are more powerful, efficient and heat-resistant. read more >

Arkansas Research Alliance Launches ARA Fellows Program

Arkansas Research Alliance Launches ARA Fellows Program

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The ARA Fellows program was created to recognize and reward distinguished research talent at the state's five research universities, and is a complement to the ARA Scholars program, which recruits new research talent to the state. read more >