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Seminars and Workshops

  • Algorithms for the D-Wave – A Physics Perspective

    A talk by Dr. Raina Olsen from the Army Research Lab
    Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    The spin ½ chain is often used as an example problem that is particularly ill suited for the quantum annealing (QA) technique used by the D-Wave computer. Sometimes QA produces a correct classical...
    Posted: February 21, 2017 4:20 PM
  • NCURA Virtual Workshop: Building a Budget

    OSP is Hosting/Streaming this NCURA Workshop!
    Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    The Office of Sponsored Programs will be hosting (OSP Conference Room, ENG 329B) an NCURA Virtual Workshop on Wednesday March 8th.   We are already registered for this event.  There is no need...
    Posted: February 16, 2017 8:53 AM
  • Workshop on Becoming a Professional Society Fellow

    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Professional Societies in many academic disciplines honor their most accomplished scholars with designations such as "fellow." In addition to academic rank, designations such as becoming a fellow...
    Posted: January 6, 2017 3:33 PM
  • Workshop on Binational Science Foundation

    Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    The United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) supports research collaborations between the USA and Israel. Al Teich, the most recent U.S. chair of the BSF, will present on how a...
    Posted: January 6, 2017 3:24 PM
  • Workshop on UMB-UMBC Partnership Grants

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    UMB and UMBC are currently soliciting proposals for the fourth round of the UMB-UMBC Research and Innovation Partnership Grant Program (link below). If you are a professor interested in pursuing...
    Posted: January 6, 2017 1:40 PM
  • Workshop on START/SFF Programs

    Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    This workshop is to discuss internal research funding under two mechanisms, both of which have deadlines in February 2017. Each program title below is linked to the respective request for...
    Posted: November 28, 2016 12:37 PM
  • Dr. Lawrence Schuette, Director of ONR's Office of Research

    Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    RSVPs required. Please RSVP via the myUMBC version of this event. Dr. Lawrence Schuette is the Director of the Office of Research in the Navy's Office of Naval Research. His presentation will...
    Posted: October 6, 2016 9:35 AM
  • Ribbon Cutting for UMBC's π² Immersive Hybrid Reality Lab

    Friday, October 14, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    You are cordially invited to a ribbon-cutting event we will be holding for UMBC's new π² Immersive Hybrid Reality Lab π² will be one of the most advanced visualization facilities of its kind...
    Posted: September 7, 2016 5:56 PM
  • NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Workshop

    Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    We will discuss the qualities of a successful NSF MRI proposal and review past proposals from UMBC which have been successful. The most recent successful applicant is Professor Jian Chen from the...
    Posted: September 7, 2016 1:47 PM
  • New 3D Printer Demo Open House

    Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Neil Rothman has kindly organized an open-house style demo of a large-format 3D printer (filament-style, using materials like ABS plastic). The demo will be in the Engineering Atrium between...
    Posted: September 9, 2016 1:48 PM