The University of Arizona is committed to generating new knowledge and sharing discoveries with Arizona and the world in order to improve and benefit the public’s well-being.
Our researchers have engaged with industry, foundations, governmental and nongovernmental organizations, and citizen stakeholders to assess needs, generate novel solutions and develop technology. From published findings to national broadcasts, UA research and scholarship is showcased and makes impacts around the globe.
Beyond the dissemination of researcher-generated knowledge from research and development in professional publications, research results and ideas are put to practical use through real-world applications. UA advances research that innovates, engages students to increase recruitment and retention, and partners with our local and global community to address social, cultural and economic needs.
Our researchers in fiscal year 2017 made national and international headlines – from challenging long-held theories to probing the far reaches of space.