FIU professor of biomedical engineering Shuliang Jiao, whose research and technological innovations are helping prevent and cure blindness, has been named to the inaugural class of National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Senior Members. Read more at FIU... FIU has been recognized as an institution with “highest research activity,” or R1 category, since 2015. This classification represents the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting universities in the U.S. In the new Carnegie review, less than 3... FIU has grown its patent production by 650 percent seemingly overnight. In the years 2014 and 2015, university researchers earned a total of eight patents. In 2016 and 2017, the two-year total catapulted to 60 patents. The university’s rapid
turnaround began five... Pinecrest Police Department Chief Samuel Ceballos wanted to bring policing into the 21 century. With the help of FIU’s Dr. Masoud Sadjadi and his students, they created a virtual roll call so officers could skip the briefing and do roll call from their patrol cars.... The Neural-enabled Prosthetic Hand System (NEPH) developed at Florida International University by Ranu Jung and her Adaptive Neural Systems Laboratory team, restores a sense of touch/grasp force and hand opening by stimulating sensory nerve fibers in the residual limb... Florida International University ranked 13th for Bachelor’s Degrees in Information Technology and 4th for Bachelor’s Degrees in Computer Science. Read more in SCIS website.