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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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

Scripps: Scientists Identify Trigger for Crucial Immune System Cell
USF: Biomorphic Robots
FSU: ‘Open Access Week’ encourages free online access to scholarly research
USF Health creates futuristic pharmacy
UCF: Osceola Partnership Could Fuel UCF Bid for $200 Million Photonics Institute
USF Health investigators recognized for exceptional achievement in innovation and research

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FLR Spotlight

UWF Department of Nursing hosts grand opening of Nursing Skills and Simulation Learning Center
Seminole State: College launches autism-focused interior design course
FIU: Braman Family Foundation and HWCOM partner to“drive out” breast cancer from our community
NSU: Public Health and Disaster Preparedness Expert Available to Speak about Ebola
USF: College of Public Health takes informative role in Ebola scare
Moffitt Cancer Center Named a Leader in Healthcare Equality

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