A portrait of Tori Forbes

CLAS chemistry department receives grant from the Carver Foundation to further grow radiochemistry program

Monday, July 8, 2024
The Department of Chemistry’s program in radiochemistry, which has been growing since 2012, will receive a $558,755 grant from the Carver Foundation to create greater access to the field and address workforce shortage.
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CLAS PBS professor receives NIH grant to research how to improve lifeguard training using virtual reality

Monday, June 24, 2024
Cathleen Moore, professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, will use the funds from the National Institutes of Health to develop techniques to make pools safer.
Ravitej Uppu

CLAS physics and astronomy faculty member receives grant for fiber optics communication study

Tuesday, June 11, 2024
A University of Iowa quantum optics physicist has been awarded funding from the United States Air Force to advance how information is transmitted securely at the quantum level.
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CLAS biology faculty member awarded NSF grant

Monday, June 3, 2024
Andrew Forbes, a professor in the Department of Biology, will use funds from the National Science Foundation to further research on eukaryotic symbionts across insect communities.
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Six CLAS faculty receive AHI project grants

Friday, May 24, 2024
Six University of Iowa faculty members will cultivate a wide range of scholarly and creative projects with the support of the Arts and Humanities Initiative (AHI).
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CLAS history faculty member awarded NEH grant

Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Alyssa Park, associate professor in the Department of History, will use the funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities to travel to South Korea to conduct research for her upcoming book.
Peng Jiang

CLAS computer science assistant professor receives prestigious NSF CAREER award

Friday, April 12, 2024
Peng Jiang, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, was awarded a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation, which includes a $500,000 grant to fund his research.
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Four CLAS faculty researchers secure prestigious early career awards

Tuesday, April 9, 2024
Continuing an upward trend of University of Iowa faculty securing prestigious early-career grants, four investigators from the Departments of Physics and Astronomy and Computer Science have been awarded notable grant awards to advance their careers.
Casey DeRoo

CLAS physics and astronomy faculty member receives grant from NASA

Wednesday, April 3, 2024
NASA awarded Assistant Professor Casey DeRoo a grant for research related to Rapid Electron Beam Lithography Patterning for Customized Reflection Gratings.
Julianna Pacheco

CLAS political science professor receives grant for research on Latino community

Monday, March 18, 2024
Julianna Pacheco, a professor in the Department of Political Science, received funding from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps for her research on political and community power in Latino communities.