Monday, April 24, 2017

CRP Connect


CRP Connect, April 2017

CRP companies well represented in Best Places to Work Awards • UAH announces new director of D.S. Davidson I2C Incubator • Whole genome versus whole exome: cracking the cases of undiagnosed disease • ADTRAN's Ryan Loy named a Computerworld Premier 100 Technology Leaders

CRP Connect, March 2017

UAH proposes new drone takedown strategy to Northrop Grumman • HudsonAlpha discovers new gene signature for breast cancer • Dynetics plans new test site in Decatur • Big changes coming this year at Monaco Pictures at Bridge Street in CRP

CRP Connect, February 2017

HudsonAlpha receives NIH grant to expand ENCODE project • Energy Alabama promotes sustainable energy with 2 federal grants • Testing Einstein is this Alabama astrophysicist's job • Aerojet Rocketdyne to add 100 Huntsville jobs

CRP Connect, January 2017

Dynetics acquires Huntsville defense contractor • UAH begins construction on new residence hall and campus greenway expansion • Huntsville researchers help discover new genetic disorder causing intellectual delay • 5 North Alabama tech storylines to follow in 2017 • Precision medicine for each patient is focus of new HudsonAlpha biotech center

CRP Connect, November 2016

UAH and HudsonAlpha collaborate to study nature's genetic bounty • Retooling Cummings Research Park • Free genetic cancer risk testing now available for 30-year old women and men in five counties • HudsonAlpha GSC research complete new clawed frog genome; featured in Nature magazine • LogiCore officially opens signature headquarters facility in Cummings Research Park • INTUITIVE named one of the top best places to work • UAH building goes 'off the grid' with solar, battery powered building

CRP Connect, October 2016

HudsonAlpha extends Information is Power initiative • UAH welcomes Distinguished Speaker and gamer, Raphael R. Koster • HudsonAlpha's Diatherix Laboratories debuts new Antibiotic Resistance Panel • Four receive UAH new faculty research awards • The Redstone Rocket: CRP Special Edition • Bridge Street to welcome new-to-Huntsville restaurant in early 2017

CRP Connect, August 2016

UAH College of Nursing students learn using new telehealth robots • Huntsville team partners for $28.4 million Fixed Wing Technical Support Contract award • Verizon begins testing ADTRAN fiber-optic Internet technology • 4 things you should do if you are pursuing a biotech career • Huntsville ranked one of the most-educated Southern Cities • Peopletec award SBA Region IV 2016 small business prime contractor of the yeard

CRP Connect, July 2016

HudsonAlpha and UAB awarded NIH training grant • UAH, Chamber sign agreement to boost business opportunities in North Alabama • UAH chemistry student looks to help find better tick-borne disease cures • Dynetics designs new small glide munition for SOCOM • Aerojet Rocketdyne to establish Defense Business Unit headquarters in Alabama • CFD Research, iceboat and HudsonAlpha win Alabama Innovation Awards • Radiance Technologies, Kord Technologies receive GSA Mentor-Protege award

CRP Connect, June 2016

Local program helps Huntsville woman lower breast, ovarian cancer risks • UAH-NASA collaboration reveals modest houseplant's super power • Howard Jacob wins BIO International Future Makers award • ByoDynami joins the HudsonAlpha campus, introduces new DNA library product • UAH graduate student's research into sun's effect on space weather gets NASA boost • Research Park master plan will transform economic engine • Radiance Technologies successfully demonstrates high-energy laser weapons system • Rapidly-expanding GATR Technologies moves to Research Park

CRP Connect, May 2016

Spring Food truck Fest • More than 1,000 Alabamians participate in breast cancer screening • Digium and A New Leash on Life present the Dog Days of Summer • UAH to study lightning that sizzles • HudsonAlpha Associate Company GeneCapture wins $100,000 Alabama Launchpad competition • National Academy of Sciences elects UAH's Dr. Gary Zank • Huntsville beats Silicon Valley in list of 'Best Places for STEM Grads" • Monaco Pictures at Bridge Street to undergo big remodel

CRP Connect, April 2016

Kailos Genetics partners with Teal It's Gone for discounted hereditary cancer screenings • Dream Chaser spaceplane landing in Huntsville would spur commercial space industry • Angels of North Alabama forms to connect early startups with local investors • Hack for Good May 2 & 3 with #GEOHackHSV in Cummings Research Park • UAH doctoral student's cyber research could save lives • Cigar lounge at Bridge Street getting big makeover • Diatherix laboratory to participate in veterans choice program

CRP Connect, March 2016

Kailos Genetics partners with Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office • UAH awarded grant for business incubator • Google Fiber is bringing its ultra-fast internet service to Huntsville • NOAA, UAH and partners kick off tornado research study • AEgis Technologies looks to expand its virtual reality services • Aspiring entrepreneurs will come together for Huntsville business competition • Aerojet Rocketdyne names Dynetics as key team member in AR1 engine development

CRP Connect, February 2016

BizTech gets new Huntsville CEO, plans growth in 2016 • HudsonAlpha's Serina Therapeutics announces dosing of first Parkinson's disease patient in clinical trial • 5 Questions with SynVivo president and CEO C. Richard Piazza • Huntsville Named Best Affordable City in the US • We have Fiber! Southern Light completes fiber network in CRP

CRP Connect, January 2016

Energy Huntsville and BizTech collaborative agreement to advance energy growth in North Alabama • CFD Research developing 'sweat sensors" to monitor soldier health • 2015: The year HudsonAlpha took off • Networking/Collaborative/Fun Events in CRP

CRP Connect, December 2015

Cultivating Creativity leads to Innovation • Dynetics wins NASA public-private partnership to advance 'tipping point' technology • UAH Securing the Future with Davidson Cybersecurity Lab • Smith Family Clinic for Genomic Medicine opens at HudsonAlpha • Aegis unveiling new augmented and virtual reality training demonstration at 2015 I/ITSEC • Bridge Street unveils newest store and previews upcoming new stores • CFD Research is putting personalized medicine into orbit

CRP Connect, November 2015

HudsonAlpha kicks off Information is Power initiative • UAH professor helps develop new technique for detecting genetic "switches" • HudsonAlpha researchers receive federal grant to study potential biofuel • Celebrating 15 years of continuously living and working in space aboard the ISS • CRP holds first Food Truck Festival October 28 • UAH building multi-million dollar wind tunnel • Synapse Wireless receives 2015 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award

CRP Connect, October 2015

Director's Corner • Redstone Rocket e-edition featuring a special CRP insert • Invention to Innovation Center receives federal funding to support 15-county region • Avion Solutions' Energy Solutions Program can help Huntsville businesses lower operating costs • Groundbreaking experiments could pave the way for a new field of science • Dynetics and Aerojet Rocketdyne perform successful gas generator test using additive manufacturing component • 10 really cool patents awarded to UAH inventors • New HudsonAlpha clinic will use genetic sequencing to diagnose rare diseases

CRP Connect, September 2015

Director's Corner • Cummings Research Park announces master plan consultant • Investment leverages BizTech reboot • Redstone unveils plans for Cyber Security Research Center • NSF grant expands undergraduate research opportunities at UAH • ADTRAN claiming 10x reduced wait times for Internet service activation • Is Huntsville an an unlikely city that will power the US economy? Bloomberg thinks so

CRP Connect, August 2015

Director's Corner • HudsonAlpha investigator, research partners receive $2M to sequence Upland cotton genome • Founding Director of new UAH Cybersecurity Research Center has big plan • UAH graduates rank in the top 2% of the nation for economic outcome

Vol. 1 No. 5, July 2015

Dream Chaser study a 'major step forward' for Sierra Nevada, Huntsville community • UAH-backed "smart" water bottle firm makes Alabama Launchpad finals • HudsonAlpha has $1.3 billion impact on Alabama since opening

Special Edition, June 2015

8 questions with Erin Koshut, new director of Cummings Research Park in Huntsville

Vol. 1 No. 4, June 2015

HudsonAlpha collaborates with high school on microbiome project • UAH is key player in FAA Center of Excellence for Unmanned Systems • New CRP Director Named

Vol. 1 No. 3, May 2015

Northrop Grumman strengthens ties with UAH to bolster STEM education • Dynetics Awarded Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnership Contract • Synapse Wireless Unveils New SimplySNAP

Vol. 1 No. 2, April 2015

ADTRAN Connects with Schools to Help Drive Digital Education Initiative • Howard Jacob, Renowned Clinical Genomics Expert, Joins HudsonAlpha

Vol. 1 No. 1, February, 2015

UAH Developing Nanodevice for Early Cancer Detection • HudsonAlpha Scientists Discover New Biomarkers for Kidney Cancer