Air Force awards FIU $4.2 million to research vacuum nanoelectronics for advanced communication systems

Air Force awards FIU $4.2 million to research vacuum nanoelectronics for advanced communication systems

The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) has awarded FIU a $4.2 million grant to research vacuum nanoelectronics and generate a new technology called Nanoscale Vacuum Field Effect (VFETs). VFETs will help improve radar signal quality and...
Department of Defense awards FIU biomedical engineering team $6 million to expand testing of pioneering prosthetic hand system

Department of Defense awards FIU biomedical engineering team $6 million to expand testing of pioneering prosthetic hand system

The Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded $6 million to FIU biomedical engineering professor Ranu Jung and her team to expand testing of their pioneering prosthetic hand system – which allows amputees to “feel” again – to military veterans and other amputees. The...