Category: Florida Institute of Technology

Florida Tech Professor Shem Malmquist: More Plane Crashes Likely Unless Safety Systems Overhauled

As investigations continue into two deadly crashes involving Boeing 737 Max aircraft and a host of related matters, a visiting professor at Florida Institute of Technology who has been involved in aviation safety work since 1981 suggests there will be more accidents like these unless and until changes are made to aircraft safety systems.

Community Foundation for Brevard Funds Florida Tech Alzheimer’s, Cancer Medical Research

The Community Foundation for Brevard awarded Florida Institute of Technology researchers nearly $80,000 under the Medical Research Grant to Find Cause and/or Cure for Alzheimer’s, Cancer, and Other Pervasive Diseases initiative.

Indian River Lagoon Focus of Technical Conference on Coastal Water Quality Sept. 28 at Florida Tech

Scientists and researchers from around Florida will discuss the latest efforts to fix the ailing Indian River Lagoon as Florida Institute of Technology’s Indian River Lagoon Research Institute convenes its fourth annual Technical Conference on Coastal Water Quality on Friday, Sept. 28.

Dancers Selected For Fourth Annual ‘Dancing for the Space Coast’ Set For June 2 at Florida Tech

The 2018 Dancing For the Space Coast, a unique competition and fundraising event that benefits worthy organizations on the Space Coast, will be held at Florida Tech’s Clemente Center on Saturday, June 2.