Author: Florida Tech

Florida Tech Professor Syed Murshid Awarded New Patents For Quantum Communication Research

Two new patents awarded to Florida Tech computer engineering and sciences professor Syed Murshid may help further boost the data-carrying capacity of optical fibers, a key development that could turn quantum communication and computing into widespread reality and allow for faster development of new research for secure communications, more powerful machine learning procedures to diagnose illnesses, and materials to make more efficient devices and structures. […]

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Florida Tech Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Against Florida Southeastern in Wild Finish

After a historic moment and a doubleheader sweep of Nova Southeastern, Florida Tech softball looked to keep the momentum rolling in their doubleheader against Florida Southeastern. Tech did exactly that as the women won both games, 5-2 and 7-6. […]

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Florida Tech Basketball’s Sesan Russell, Sean Houpt Receive All-SSC Team Honors

Florida Tech junior guard Sesan Russell was been named to the All-SSC First Team and sophomore guard Sean Houpt was selected to the Newcomer Team, as the conference announced its all-league teams on Wednesday. […]

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Florida Tech Softball Coach Val Silvestrini Breaks Program Record After Securing 317th Victory

Florida Tech head coach Val Silvestrini and her softball program made history with the game one, 3-2, win that gave Silvestrini her 317th win at Tech. […]

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Florida Tech Panthers Volleyball Drop Four-Setter to Barry University Buccaneers

Florida Tech could not outlast Barry’s offense performance despite close sets (25-21, 21-25, 25-15, and 25-23). Jocelyn Garcia’s impressive offensive showing led the team in hitting percentage (.429). […]

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Florida Tech Researcher Make New Discovery While Studying Athletic Identity and Moral Development

The relationship collegiate competitors have between athletic identity and their moral value preferences have shown to differ from previous research, according to a new study involving Florida Tech industrial/organizational psychology professor Gary Burns. […]

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WATCH: Florida Tech to Host Virtual Multi-Day, Student-Run Short Film Festival Begins Friday

For the first time in its four-year history, Florida Tech’s multi-day, a student-run film festival of short films curated from around the world is fully available to the public. […]

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Florida Tech’s weVENTURE’s Women Center Announce 2021 ‘Women Who Rock’ Award Winners

weVENTURE Women’s Business Center at Florida Tech’s Bisk College of Business announced the 2021 Women Who Rock Awards winners during a live virtual event on Tuesday. […]

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Florida Tech Alumnus William “Randy” Muns Wins $50,000 Grand Prize at Chopper Dropper Fundraiser

Florida Tech alumnus and Board of Trustees member William “Randy” Muns won the $50,000 grand prize at Florida Tech’s recent Chopper Dropper fundraiser. […]

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Florida Tech Invests in State-of-the-Art Atomic Force Microscope for Bio-Mechanics Laboratory

Florida Tech recently invested in an atomic force microscope for Professor Linxia Gu’s Bio-Mechanics Laboratory, where her research is primarily centered on biomechanics and biomaterials, both computational and experimental methods. […]

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Florida Tech Women’s Rowing V4 Earns Sunshine State Conference Boat of the Week

Florida Tech women’s rowing found itself in a familiar position as one of the team’s boats was named Sunshine State Conference Boat of the Week, announced Monday, March 22. […]

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Florida Tech Panther Basketball’s Sesan Russell Named to 2021 SSC All-Tournament Team

After guiding Florida Tech to its first Sunshine State Conference Tournament win and semifinal appearance since 2012, Sesan Russell has been named to the 2021 SSC All-Tournament Team. […]

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Florida Tech Women’s Rowing Returns to Competition After 385-Day Hiatus, Sweeps All Four Events

After a 385-day hiatus, Florida Tech women’s rowing were back in action as they welcomed both Barry and Rollins to Canal 54 for some Sunshine State Conference action. […]

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Florida Tech Earns STARS Silver Rating for Sustainability in All Aspects of Higher Education

Florida Tech has earned a STARS Silver rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). […]

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Florida Tech Alumni, Solar Transport System Chairman Julian Field to Speak at F. Alan Smith Lecture

Florida Tech alumnus Julian Field, founding chairman of a start-up company preparing for the commercial launch of a solar-powered car boasting a 50-mile range, will be the featured speaker at the F. Alan Smith Distinguished Lecture Series on March 30. […]

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Florida Tech Names Dana Hustedt as Director of Esports Program

Dana Hustedt, who as director of esports at Grand View University helped propel that program to nationwide prominence and national rankings, has been hired to lead Florida Tech’s esports program. […]

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