UCF to Provide Cybertraining, Research Support for U.S. Army

UCF to Provide Cybertraining, Research Support for U.S. Army

The U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence will look to the University of Central Florida for training and research support as a result of a new memorandum of understanding. In addition to workforce development, the memorandum enables the Army to utilize laboratories at UCF’s Institute for Simulation and Training to support research in behavioral cybersecurity, […]

Summit Tackles Cybersecurity

What if a cyber attack wiped out your bank account, stole all of your medical files or shut down your local power grid? Who keeps us safe? Who will keep us safe in the future? Representatives from the military, private sector and academia came together last week to address these questions for the 2017 Florida International […]

#UCFBusiness Professor Uses Technology to Engage Students on Cybersecurity Issues

The breaches of Ashley Madison and Target customer databases in recent months have made cybersecurity a highly relevant topic. UCF College of Business Administration (#UCFBusiness) Lecturer Steven Hornik, Ph.D., is using a creative technological approach to keep his students engaged and thinking about this important issue. Over the past year, he worked with graduate students […]

New Graduate-Level Certificate Provides Critical Training in Cybersecurity

Barely a week goes by without a major retailer or government institution announcing a data breach that put customers’ personal information in the hands of hackers. With the growing need for workers who know their way around network security, the University of Central Florida has launched a new graduate certificate program for fall 2015 aimed […]

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This UCF-Designed Tech is Amazing

A team of UCF scientists has developed a new process for creating flexible supercapacitors that can store more energy and be recharged more than 30,000 times without degrading. The novel method from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center could eventually revolutionize technology as varied as mobile phones and electric vehicles. “If they were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors, you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn’t need to charge it again for over a week,” said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate who conducted much of the research.