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OU-Led Study Shows Improved Estimates of Tropical Forest Area and Loss in the Brazilian Amazon in 2000-2017
A University of Oklahoma-led study generated improved annual maps of tropical forest cover in the Brazilian Amazon in 2000-2017 and provided better characterization on the spatio-temporal dynamics of forest area, loss and gain in this region.
OU-Led Study Expands Understanding of Bacterial Communities for Global Next-Generation Wastewater Treatment and Reuse Systems
An OU-led interdisciplinary global study expands the understanding of activated sludge microbiomes for next-generation wastewater treatment and reuse systems enhanced by microbiome engineering.
OU Study Finds Climate Warming Accelerates Tallgrass Prairie Biodiversity
An OU-led study on climate warming in an Oklahoma tallgrass prairie has implications for understanding and predicting ecological consequences of climate change and ecosystem management strategies.
OU Radar Program Builds Hi-Tech Radar
Researchers at the University of Oklahoma started building mobile radars a decade ago for weather research. Now, the technology has gotten so advanced, the newest radar under construction can do more than predict storms.
OU and Smithsonian Address Challenges of Curating Ancient Biomolecules
University of Oklahoma researchers, led by Courtney Hofman and Rita Austin, in collaboration with the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, are addressing the challenges of curating ancient biomolecules and working toward the development and dissemination of best practices
OU Researcher Developing New Approach for Early Intervention of Lupus
Si Wu is an OU researcher who is developing new strategies leading to diagnosis and early intervention of Lupus, an autoimmune disease that may affect up to 1.5 million Americans.