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"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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Students develop nail decal to detect date rape drugs
Telemedicine could revolutionize access to mental health treatment
‘Open Access Week’ encourages free online access to scholarly research
Istation to Track Literacy Performance
Inside the teenage brain: New studies explain risky behavior
Recognized with an \"Oscar of Invention\"
and Tech Incubator Join FPL On New Solar Energy Study
Dedicates Cutting-Edge Facility for Hurricane and Marine Life Research
New wet laboratory facilities at the USF Research Park
Researchers discover a “switch” in Alzheimer’s and stroke patient brains
Many at-risk heart disease patients lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment
expansion to 86 acres receives boost from county commissioners
National focus on USF police camera study


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

UM, NOAA Track Hurricane Edouard Intensification by Aircraft
Ocean Exploration Institute at FAU Harbor Branch Awarded $1.77 Million Grant
UWF to host Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association 46th Annual Conference
UCF Social Work to Help Lead, Showcase Research at National Meeting
UF study: Megalodon shark became extinct 2.6 million years ago
Brainhack movement comes to FIU, promotes global collaboration in neuroscience research

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FLR Spotlight

Flutie Named to Florida Tech Board of Trustees
Valencia Sustainability and Energy Savings Recognized in National Magazine
Big Companies Honor UCF’s 3-D Arm Team
Moffitt Cancer Center Serves the Hispanic Population through its Yo me cuido Program® and Language Services Department
NSU to Host Department of Homeland Security Official For Cybersecurity Presentation
Valencia: Florida’s Fallen Veterans Remembered

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