The TuFF Age

The TuFF Age

UD researchers tackle new task in making complex material more viable for building aircraft TuFF — Tailored Universal Feedstock for Forming — is a strong, highly aligned, short-fiber composite material that can be made from many fiber and resin combinations. Created...
UD a Partner in Regional Innovation Hub

UD a Partner in Regional Innovation Hub

Collaboration to accelerate tech, broaden diversity in entrepreneurship The University of Delaware is a partner in a new regional innovation network, established with a $15 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), to accelerate the transformation of...
Accelerating Technology Commercialization

Accelerating Technology Commercialization

Early-stage startups awarded FastPass funding to scale innovations Extrave Bioscience and Lignolix have been named as winners of the 2019 University of Delaware FastPass competition. This program, run by the Delaware Innovation Space, will award both startups with an...
A Record-Setting Transistor

A Record-Setting Transistor

Engineering professor designs transistor that could enable cheaper, faster wireless communications Many of the technologies we rely on, from smartphones to wearable devices and more, utilize fast wireless communications. What might we accomplish if those devices...
Shaping the World of Financial Services Technology

Shaping the World of Financial Services Technology

UD, Delaware Technology Park and Discover Bank partner on new FinTech building at STAR Campus Once a nearly blank canvas inviting imagination for what the university of the future may look like, the University of Delaware’s Science Technology and Advanced Research...
Advancing Fuel Cell Research

Advancing Fuel Cell Research

UD startup W7energy awarded $3.4M in Department of Energy funding W7energy, a startup company with roots at the University of Delaware, just got a proverbial shot in its research arm. The company was recently awarded $3.4 million in new funding from the U.S....