New Green Storage System Offers Renewable Energy On-Demand
Back to the Future movie fans may remember the term “flux capacitor” as a fictional device that allows for time travel. That device still doesn’t exist, but a University of Central Florida storage technology does use a different type of flux capacitor developed by NASA. While trying to find a…
Feb 06, 2023
UCF Researchers Work to Reduce the Amount of Precious Metals in Catalytic Converters
The precious metals, such as platinum, palladium and rhodium, in catalytic converters make the vehicle devices attractive to thieves, but University of Central Florida researchers…
Jan 30, 2023
Significant Jump in National Rankings for UCF's Online Engineering Graduate Programs
In just one year, the College of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Central Florida rose 42 spots in national rankings to land…
Jan 24, 2023
Offshore and Coastal Risk Analyses May Misrepresent Wave Storms from Extreme Weather Like Bomb Cyclones
Extreme weather events, such as the storm waves generated by the cyclone that recently moved across California, may be underestimated in many models used to…
Jan 12, 2023
New UCF-Developed Battery Could Prevent Post-Hurricane Electric Vehicle Fires
A University of Central Florida researcher has developed technology that could prevent electric vehicle fires, like those caused by saltwater flooding from Hurricane Ian. The…
Jan 10, 2023
Enter the shiny glass building known as the L3Harris Engineering Center near the center of UCF’s campus. Look up. Dozens of banners hang proudly in…
Dec 14, 2022
UCF Researcher Receives $1.5M Award to Develop Health Monitoring Tool for Firefighters
Each time a firefighter puts their life on the line to save a member of the community, they may also put their health in jeopardy.…
Nov 22, 2022
In The News
Saltwater is a lithium-ion battery’s worst enemy. This aqueous prototype embraces it.
Popular Science Jan. 11, 2023
Assoc. Prof. Yang Yang featured
UCF researchers could develop the cure for hydrogen leak that grounded Artemis 1
FOX 35 Nov, 16, 2022
Assoc. Prof. Jan Gou featured
AI-based screening method could boost speed of new drug discovery
Science Magazine Sept. 22, 2022
Asst. Prof. Ozlem Garibay featured
In this Florida city, when drivers go the wrong way, most don’t crash. Here’s why.
News 6 WKMG Aug. 7, 2022
Prof. Haitham al-Deek featured
Senior Design Awards Ceremony - Spring 2017The first UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science Senior Design Awards Ceremony was held on Friday, April 21, 2017.
Apr 21, 2017
Homecoming BBQ and TailgateSponsored by Harris Corporation, this sell-out event brought together 300 college alumni, students, faculty and staff for a great time before the big game.
Nov 04, 2014
UCF Programming Team ReunionAlumni of UCF's most winning team in its 30+ year history came together for an evening of shared memories, new connections and some fun with Knightro.
Oct 31, 2014