University of Arizona

DISCOVERY

The University of Arizona is committed to generating new knowledge, as well as sharing discoveries with Arizona and the world, in order to improve well-being and provide public benefit.

Our researchers have engaged with industry, foundations, governmental and non-governmental 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 R&D in professional publications, research results and ideas are being put to practical use through real world application. 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 FY2016 made national and international headlines – from debunking decades old theories to making out of this world, literally, discoveries.