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Research at Florida Tech

Research at Florida Tech

Our offices are dedicated to providing support and the proper infrastructure to facilitate the successful outcome for seeking and securing funded research.  Whether it is with Federal, State, local Agencies or one of our many corporate/industry partners, we are dedicated to research across the University.  Our goal is to bring people together, fostering discoveries and globally impacting our world.  

Ad Astra Research

Florida Tech Spaceflight Simulation Providing Space Design Research

Florida Tech Spaceflight Simulation Providing Space Design Research

As the space industry furthers spacecraft research, Florida Tech's simulation research will assist companies when designing vehicles for outer space.

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Florida Tech Research Analyzing Misformation’s Roots

Florida Tech Research Analyzing Misformation’s Roots

New Florida Tech research is looking at the dynamics of misinformation, the spread of misleading or outright false information, and how to counter it.

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3D Bioprinting Key in Florida Tech Cancer Research

3D Bioprinting Key in Florida Tech Cancer Research

Using a 3D bioprinter made by Florida Tech students, treating model tissue may provide an effective solution to liver cancer research.

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Coral Reef Support Shifting Due to Warming Oceans

Coral Reef Support Shifting Due to Warming Oceans

New research from Florida Tech finds that global warming is shifting which environments off the Pacific coast of Panama will support coral reefs.

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Faculty Highlight

Deborah Carstens, Ph.D.

Deborah Carstens, Ph.D.
Graduate Program Chair, Professor of Aviation Human Factors & Professor of Human-Centered Design

Geoffrey Swain, Ph.D.

Geoffrey Swain, Ph.D.
Professor of Oceanography and Ocean Engineering

Jignya Patel, Ph.D.

Jignya Patel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Information Systems

Steven Lazarus, Ph.D.

Steven Lazarus, Ph.D.
Professor, Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences

Jessica L. Wildman (Wildones), Ph.D.

Jessica L. Wildman (Wildones), Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Psychology

Research News and Stories

Florida Tech Researchers Find Megadroughts Fueled Cloud Forest Activity

Florida Tech Researchers Find Megadroughts Fueled Cloud Forest Activity

The research also finds that water quality improved after land returned to natural state, indicating some damaging ecosystem impacts are reversible.

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