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  • High performance computing REU Site program sets new records

    Students from across US work w/ high profile clients at UMBC
    UMBC's unique undergraduate research summer program in high performance computing just hit a new record: enrolling 33 students from across the nation with funding over $350,000. Supported by the...
    Posted: June 28, 2015 6:22 PM
  • The Sum of the Parts

    By Andrew Myers From the Apple Watch to Fitbit, the rage in technology these days is all about wearable, touchable devices. Tech gurus and cutting-edge engineers talk of a day when all the many...
    Posted: June 24, 2015 1:54 PM
  • Turning the Tides

    Even as a teenager, Lorraine Remer was fascinated by weather, tides and currents. At UMBC, she has made a career forging those key elements of climate into compelling research and a new business....
    Posted: June 24, 2015 1:52 PM
  • A Continuum of Care

    UMBC Center for Aging Studies researchers receive $1.4 million grant for work to enhance the well-being of older adults. There are nearly 5,000 adult day care centers in the United States, but...
    Posted: June 24, 2015 1:50 PM
  • DARPA awards CAST $8M for new phase of drug delivery project

    By Sarah Hansen ’15, M.S., Biological Sciences   The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) recently renewed a grant for approximately eight million dollars over two years for a team...
    Posted: June 24, 2015 1:44 PM
  • UMBC team's egg development insight in Nature Communications

    Research demonstrates impact of collaboration across fields.
    An interdisciplinary UMBC research team has combined developmental biology and mathematics research methods to reveal dramatic new insights on egg development in the latest issue of Nature...
    Posted: June 18, 2015 8:26 AM
  • CSEE PhD student Kavita Krishnaswamy featured on NSF website

    [This article is re-posted from UMBC Insights] Kavita Krishnaswamy ’07, computer science and mathematics, Ph. D. candidate, computer science and electrical engineering, was featured on the...
    Posted: June 3, 2015 1:55 PM
  • Physicists Meyer & Georganopoulos publish article in Nature

    Hubble data used to test theory of black hole plasma jets
    Assistant Professor Eileen Meyer and Associate Professor Markos Georganopoulos, physics, have published a new article in the prestigious journal Nature, describing innovative analysis of Hubble...
    Posted: May 29, 2015 11:54 AM
  • Michael Summers' lab publishes illuminating Science article

    Professor Michael Summers, chemistry and biochemistry, has focused much of his career on advancing the understanding of the structure of HIV. In a new article in Science, his research group...
    Posted: May 29, 2015 11:20 AM
  • Baker Artist Award Winner Eric Dyer on Maryland Public TV

    Maryland Public Television profiled Associate Professor of Visual Arts Eric Dyer in an exclusive announcement of the three 2015 Baker Artist Award winners. The Mary Sawyers Baker Award confers a...
    Posted: May 28, 2015 2:47 PM