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  • Surdna Foundation Awards IRC Funds for Liz Lerman Residency

    The Surdna Foundation, which is dedicated to fostering sustainable communities in the United States, has awarded $95,882 to the Imaging Research Center, in partnership with the College of Arts,...
    Posted: November 19, 2014 11:52 PM
  • Dean Drake Promoted to Associate Vice President for Research

    November 14, 2014 From:  Karl V. Steiner, Ph.D., Vice President for Research To:      Campus Community RE:  Dean Drake - Promotion to Associate Vice President for Research...
    Posted: November 14, 2014 9:51 PM
  • Professor Yesha to head NSF Center for Hybrid Multicore

    Dr. Yelena Yesha, UMBC Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, is the new Director of the Center for Hybrid Multicore Productivity Research (CHMPR). Led by UMBC, CHMPR is a...
    Posted: October 27, 2014 12:18 PM
  • Room-Sized 3D Scanner to be Built at UMBC

    NSF award will benefit users across campus community
    The National Science Foundation has awarded UMBC a Major Research Instrumentation grant to acquire a 3D scanner the size of a room. The scanner will work by having many digital cameras...
    Posted: October 24, 2014 4:11 PM
  • UMBC student research to benefit from $18M grant from NIH

    STEM BUILD@UMBC initiative part of $240 million NIH program
    Faculty researchers, administrators, and staff across UMBC cheered when the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced by teleconference on October 22, 2014, a groundbreaking series of awards...
    Posted: October 22, 2014 3:33 PM
  • Dr. Strow's Atmospheric Spectroscopy Group Wins NASA Award

    The UMBC Atmospheric Spectroscopy Laboratory, led by Dr. Larrabee Strow, has been collaborating with NASA/California Institute of Technology's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) AIRS Project for many...
    Posted: October 14, 2014 10:23 AM
  • UMBC Dining Hall Serves Seafood Grown Sustainably by IMET

    The UMBC dining hall recently served sustainably grown seafood from the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET).  The scientists at IMET conduct marine and environmental research...
    Posted: October 9, 2014 10:27 PM
  • UMBC Partners in Creation of National Lab for Cybersecurity

    Center will bridge government, industry and higher education
    UMBC will play an exciting role in strengthening our nation’s cybersecurity infrastructure through a new Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) announced this week. The National...
    Posted: October 9, 2014 11:15 AM
  • Grants Awarded by the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation

    The spring 2014 projects selected to receive funding from the Hrabowski Fund for Innovation are: IMPLEMENTATION AND RESEARCH GRANT...
    Posted: October 7, 2014 10:43 PM
  • OVPR Hosts New Faculty Luncheon

    The Office of the Vice President for Research hosted a Lunch & Learn Session to welcome new faculty members from across the campus to learn about how the Research Office can support the...
    Posted: October 2, 2014 2:29 PM