Chief Beary to be Inducted into Florida Officers’ Hall of Fame

Chief Beary to be Inducted into Florida Officers’ Hall of Fame

Starting Saturday, the UCF Police Department will have a permanent place inside Florida’s State Capitol. That’s because Chief Richard Beary has been selected for the Florida Law Enforcement Officers’ Hall of Fame. Beary is among five officers to be inducted in a ceremony at the Capitol that will start at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20. […]

Season Put Knights Back on Track

When the final out was made in Tallahassee on Sunday and UCF’s season ended with a 12-5 loss to Alabama in the NCAA Regionals, coaches, players and fans were disappointed the ride was over. The 2011 Knights restored what had been a tradition at the school. That tradition was a good regular season and spot […]

Field of Dreams: Baseball Knights in NCAAs

When head coach Terry Rooney took over the UCF baseball program in the summer of 2008, his mission from the very beginning was to get the Knights back to the postseason. On Monday, that goal was reached as UCF learned it will travel to Tallahassee this weekend for the NCAA Tournament, marking its first trip […]

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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.