Research Strengths

The University of Arkansas has a variety of research specialties

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  • Energy & Environment — Exploration of new tech to redefine the power grid, photovoltaics, biomass, reducing energy consumption, conserving the environment. Check out the new research that will help the beef industry increase sustainability.

  • Art, Architecture and Humanities – Creative writing, history, and architectural design programs are some of the best in the nation. Read about the Music Cognition Lab's research to be published in Music & Science. 

  • Food Safety – Foodborne illness are a preventable and underreported public health problem. The university conducts a variety of research accross the entire food safety cycle. Read about advances in E. coli detection

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  • Supply Chain, Retail and Transportation – Research into distribution, logisitics, and multi-modal transportation. Read a study that dove into whether or not deep promotional discounts work in retail.