Research

UA-Led Clinical Trial Finds No Difference in Tinnitus Treatments

  • May 28, 2019

A long-awaited, rigorous, randomized clinical trial comparing treatments for tinnitus, a perception of ringing in the ears, found no significant difference in patient outcomes between an innovative treatment and the current standard treatment.

A student conducts a magnetometry survey

On the Hunt for the Remnants of Surviving Slave Houses

  • May 23, 2019

After conducting surveys on the Magnolia Grove plantation home in Hale County, second-year anthropology graduate student Natalie Mooney may have discovered a pattern to find other slave houses in the Alabama Black Belt region that have been lost to time.

Better With Them

  • May 20, 2019

UA researchers are part of nationwide study to identify veterans struggling with suicidal thoughts.

1903077, Earthquake simulation timber shake in Large Scale Structures Lab, shot 03-29-19

Higher Reach

  • May 13, 2019

Engineering researchers at The University of Alabama hope to combine two methods of constructing tall-wood buildings to yield a new system that could lead to wood-framed buildings reaching eight to 12 stories and that withstand earthquakes better than traditional light-frame wood structures.