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  • Helping Kids with Asthma Breathe Easier

    UMBC team to develop wearable system to track asthma triggers in pediatric patients. An innovative team of researchers working across engineering fields has received a nearly $2 million award...
    Posted: November 19, 2015 4:56 PM
  • SRAIS Funding Awarded to UMBC Faculty to Advance Research

    For the current academic year, ten UMBC faculty received a financial boost to advance their innovative research through funding from the Special Research Assistantship/Initiative Support (SRAIS)...
    Posted: November 10, 2015 8:43 AM
  • Faculty across disciplines receive UMBC Summer Fellowships

    UMBC faculty across all three colleges and the School of Social Work were awarded funding through the Summer Faculty Fellowship (SFF) for this past summer. The SFF program supports non-tenured,...
    Posted: November 9, 2015 5:03 PM
  • UMBC Research Forum on Climate Change and the Environment

    Forum Highlights Value of Diverse Perspectives, Partnerships
    UMBC’s Office of the Vice President for Research hosted “Climate Change and the Environment,” on October 30, 2015, as a forum to examine today’s most pressing environmental issues from a diverse...
    Posted: November 4, 2015 8:17 AM
  • Wearable biomedical technology NSF grant for Prof. Mohsenin

    [This story initially appeared on the CSEE website] CSEE Professor Tinoosh Mohsenin received a $212,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for a three-year project that will develop a...
    Posted: November 4, 2015 7:55 AM
  • MD Dept. of the Environment Secretary Grumbles visits UMBC

    Visit focuses on impact of environmental research, teaching
    Maryland Department of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles visited UMBC on October 7, 2015, to learn about the university's longstanding commitment to environmental sustainability through...
    Posted: October 27, 2015 5:00 PM
  • Strategies Beyond "Green"

    [This story originally appeared on the main UMBC website] UMBC researchers collaborate to improve sustainability, with impacts in Maryland and across the nation. Local sustainability...
    Posted: October 27, 2015 1:35 PM
  • Ting Zhu receives grant on localization, mapping techniques

    [This article originally appeared on the CSEE website] CSEE professor Ting Zhu received an award from the National Science Foundation to develop improved techniques for identifying a person’s...
    Posted: October 21, 2015 7:56 PM
  • UMBC partners to create utility-driven smart energy services

    CSEE Professor Nilanjan Banerjee and collaborators at UMass Amherst, Microsoft Research, Williams College, and the Holyoke Gas and Electric have been awarded a $1M dollar grant from the National...
    Posted: October 6, 2015 8:28 AM
  • UMBC receives grant to study energy use in Baltimore homes

    NSF grant supports automated analysis in low-income areas
    UMBC Professors Nirmalya Roy (IS), Nilanjan Banerjee (CSEE), and Ryan Robucci (CSEE) have been awarded a $500K National Science Foundation Cyber-physical Systems Grant to develop sensing systems...
    Posted: October 6, 2015 8:27 AM