Research

A meteorlogist points to a large screen displaying weather radar information while another scientist looks on.

UA Part of Tornado Research Project in Alabama

  • October 9, 2019

Students at The University of Alabama will observe nearby volunteer households to record how people react to severe weather events as part of research across the Southeast on tornadoes.

Dried leaves appear orange on a tree branch.

Researchers Develop Tool to Diagnose Dying Forests

  • October 7, 2019

Predicting if droughts and heat waves will kill a forest is difficult, but new work involving an engineering researcher at The University of Alabama could help spot problems early to mitigate risks and possibly help restore a forest.

UA's Laura Reed

UA to Lead National STEM Education Project

  • September 19, 2019

With two grants totaling more than $4 million, The University of Alabama leads a national effort to continue and expand undergraduate science courses that engage students in active research.

A PistenBully tows a flat radar on the baren, white ice of Greenland.

UA Researchers Continue Groundbreaking Work in Greenland

  • August 28, 2019

For the second consecutive year, a team of researchers from The University of Alabama traveled to the Arctic Circle to help unveil ancient climate history and provide perspectives on improving climate models.