University of Alaska Anchorage
Building a FIREWALL: A more holistic solution to wildfires
To say that Alaska has a wildfire problem would be putting it mildly. The bad news is the problem is expected to worsen due to the effects of rising global temperatures. However, there’s also good news: several Alaska organizations are coming together on a new project to think about the problem more holistically and work toward solutions.Read Full Story : Building a FIREWALL: A more holistic solution to wildfires
Alaska Space Grant awarded to engineering alumnus to study Arctic corrosion
Tyler Cushman’s graduate research will study a process known as atmospheric corrosion in cold climates through a collaboration with NASA and is expected to have wider benefits for Alaska’s infrastructure.