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UCF Football vs. FAU: What You Need to Know for Friday on Campus

UCF Football vs. FAU: What You Need to Know for Friday on Campus

The No. 16 UCF Knights will go head to head against the FAU Owls in Spectrum Stadium at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 21, for a nationally televised game on ESPN. UCF owns the longest winning streak in the nation, now at 15 games, and is the highest-ranked team in Florida and the top team in […]

UCF Student Joins Team USA for World University Weightlifting Championships

Not many people would move to a town strictly for a gym, but then again, not many people are like UCF hospitality management senior Allison Fleming. Fleming felt at home from the moment she stepped into AMP Training about two years ago. After a few months of nearly 100-mile round trip commutes daily to Daytona […]

UCF Ranks Among the Nation’s Top 10 Most Innovative Universities

For the second year in a row, the University of Central Florida was named among the “most innovative schools” in the nation, recognizing the university’s groundbreaking approach to higher education. “UCF is defining what it means to be a 21st-century university committed to fueling the talent, ideas and innovation that will drive our community and […]

UCF launches UCF Coastal to Combat Sea-Level Rise, Algal Blooms

Protecting and preserving Florida’s shores from sea-level rise and algal blooms among other threats is critical to the state’s economic future, and the University of Central Florida can serve as the mechanism to turn that desire into reality. “Our ultimate goal is to integrate science with societal needs and thereby guide more effective economic development […]

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Nanotech Advances Future Mobile Devices and Wearable Technology

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. Learn more about batteries vs. supercapicitors and additional nanotech research being conducted at UCF.