Our Mission
"To provide a cost effective, ultra-high speed, inter-connected, broadband service delivery network that enables Florida’s higher education institutions and partners to collaborate, connect, utilize and develop new innovative broadband applications and services in support of their scientific research, education, and 21st century economy initiatives."
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Welcomes Four New Affiliates
(CIARA) announces five-year AmLight NSF Award
completes Florida LambdaRail Installation
BOT approves agreement for $10 million Wellness Center concept
UM-led team wins $125 million grant for climate, hurricane research
& Duke Energy Flip Switch on $1M Solar Project
Telemedicine could revolutionize access to mental health treatment
looks to add another research park
Professors lend interdisciplinary expertise to cutting-edge medical alert system
Saccharin shows promise as cancer inhibitor, researchers find


Florida’s Research and Education Network

The Florida LambdaRail (FLR) is an independent research and education network owned and operated on behalf of the FLR partner institutions and affiliates of the Florida LambdaRail, LLC, a not-for profit limited liability corporation.

Created to facilitate advanced research, education, and 21st century economy initiatives in the State of Florida, utilizing next generation network technologies, protocols, and services, FLR provides opportunities for Florida university faculty members, researchers, and students to collaborate with colleagues in-state, across the country, and around the world.

Research In Florida

FSU: New foam technology to lead advances in medical devices and protective equipment
Nationally recognized education expert visits Palm Beach County schools
The National Institutes of Health Awards $7.2 Million to Max Planck Florida Institute Scientists
FSU Study: Summer Tropical Storms Do Not Fix Drought Conditions
UM-led team wins $125 million grant for climate, hurricane research
FSU: Researchers use unmanned aircraft systems to prepare for hurricanes

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FLR Spotlight

FLR Welcomes New Affiliates
FAMU Center for Health Equity Partners with Department of Health, FSU, NAACP to Give Voice to Overlooked Communities
FIU: High school students test engineering skills at Wall of Wind challenge
Valencia Trustees OK Plan to Lease Training Center in Kissimmee
UCF Biz Incubation Program Receives International Designation to Help Foreign Firms Expand to Central Florida
UCF’s Nanotechnology Master’s Degree is First in Florida

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