Research

Math professors named Simons Fellows

Two professors in the Department of Mathematics—Jonathan Chaika and Karl Schwede—have received Simons Fellows Awards in Mathematics from the Simons Foundation.


Empowering rural doctors to treat advanced heart failure improves patient outcomes

Training rural doctors can help heart failure patients who can’t travel for follow-up appointments due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Mucus and the coronavirus

Biomedical engineers to study how mucus plays a part in transferring coronaviruses from person to person.


Changing forests

In a warming climate tree communities, particularly in more arid regions, are becoming more drought tolerant primarily through the death of less hardy trees.


U-led consortium improves medical device design

The effectiveness of medical devices comes down to one simple question: Is it usable or not? A U-led consortium helps manufacturers design more usable devices.


A woman doctor wearing a face mask looks through the window at a woman who may have COVID-19 at a drive-up testing site.

You asked. U of U Health answered. #COVID19FAQs

Answers you need now.


How to show others you care in the time of COVID-19

Visits are out. Video chats are in. How to care for others in the time of COVID-19.


Funding opportunity for COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 research

Request for proposals for research projects specifically focused on the COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 virus and the related pandemic.


5 ways that U scientists are addressing the COVID-19 pandemic

Within a few short weeks, more than a dozen new research studies have popped up across the U to study coronavirus.


U researchers awarded NSF CAREER grants

The National Science Foundation awarded CAREER grants to five University of Utah researchers in various disciplines.