Our outstanding faculty allow us to set the standard for student success and academic excellence across the region.
This excellence extends to our research laboratories as well. Here's a sampling of recent research projects.
Deep in a cave, biology professor Dr. Hazel Barton discovered new strains of bacteria resistent to antibiotics.
Hailed as a mentor, Dr. Aigbe Akhigbe produces widely regarded research in global finance.
Materials scientist Dr. Judit Puskas invented a breast implant that helps detect and destroy cancer.
Three professors modified an Xbox sensor to improve learning through sensory stimulation.
Dr. Ali Dhinojwala's work with geckos may lead to a dry adhesive with extraordinary gripping power.
Akron, OH 44325
Send mail & deliveries to UA
© 2013 by The University of Akron • The University of Akron is an Equal Education and Employment Institution.