Using simulation, UCF simplifies what could have been chaotic COVID-era check-ins

Using simulation, UCF simplifies what could have been chaotic COVID-era check-ins

UCF turned to simulation software to simplify what could have been a chaotic check-in when students returned to campus this month. The results appear to have been a success. A survey distributed to students found 97.3 percent satisfied with the...
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Limbitless’ mission to help children with missing limbs goes virtual in pandemic

Limbitless’ mission to help children with missing limbs goes virtual in pandemic

The Orlando company that develops prosthetics for kids with missing limbs has resumed its work after coronavirus-driven slowed it down. Limbitless Solutions CEO Albert Manero said the company will change how it gathers feedback to protect workers and patients ...
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UCF research receives $1M grant to study AI, cyber attacks

UCF research receives $1M grant to study AI, cyber attacks

A UCF researcher has landed a $1 million DoD award to develop a defense against cyber attacks on AI-based systems. The money will provide engineering professor Mubarak Shah resources to study cyber defense strategies. Shah and a team has been...
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UCF, 2nd-largest U.S. university, fuels tech ecosystem and its future

UCF, 2nd-largest U.S. university, fuels tech ecosystem and its future

The University of Central Florida is the second-largest school in the country. What does that mean? It’s 70,000 students in town during non-pandemic school years. It’s thousands receiving support from the school’s multiple entrepreneurial pro...
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