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  • Professor Geddes and IoF named an Innovator of the Year 2015

    Professor Chris D. Geddes, Ph.D., FRSC, has been named a Daily Record  Innovator of the Year 2015. Dr. Geddes, Director of UMBC's Institute of Fluorescence and a faculty member from the...
    Posted: September 3, 2015 12:03 PM
  • UMBC, Hopkins, others share $20M for nanotechology research

    An article in today's Baltimore Business Journal discusses a $20 million nanotechnology research grant awarded to UMBC, Hopkins and 10 other universities....
    Posted: September 1, 2015 4:17 PM
  • UMBC to build immersive virtual reality system

    Dr. Chen receives NSF Major Research Infrastructure award
    This story initially appeared on the UMBC CSEE website (here). Professors Jian Chen,  Penny Rheingans,  Karl Steiner,  Michael Summers, and Craig Saper received a Major Research Infrastructure...
    Posted: August 31, 2015 11:46 AM
  • UMBC partners in Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology

    $20mil NSF grant goes to UW-Madison, UMBC and collaborators
    UMBC has joined the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology (CSN) as a primary collaborator on groundbreaking research exploring how modern nanomaterials interact with the environment and living...
    Posted: August 31, 2015 7:55 AM
  • UMBC and UMB celebrate partnerships

    UMSOM Dean Reece reflects on research and teaching collaboration  Campus leaders from UMBC and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) celebrated significant milestones in the growing...
    Posted: August 29, 2015 2:49 PM
  • NIH Career Development Award for Psychology Prof. Moody

    (This story initially appeared on UMBC Insights). Danielle L. Beatty Moody, an assistant professor of psychology, has received a Career Development Award from the National Institutes of Health...
    Posted: August 26, 2015 10:35 AM
  • Prof. King-Meadows on African-American political involvement

    (This article originally appeared in the UMBC Magazine) Tyson King-Meadows has forged a career examining the implementation of the 1965 Voting Rights Act – and helping a new generation of...
    Posted: August 16, 2015 4:02 PM
  • Claudia Pearce, Engineering/IT Alum of the Year, on Big Data

    (This article originally appeared in the UMBC Magazine) Computers can crunch mind-boggling arrays of data. They can even win quiz shows. But are there more powerful applications of this...
    Posted: August 16, 2015 3:57 PM
  • Dr. Remer (JCET) named an American Geophysical Union Fellow

    (This story initially appeared in UMBC Insights) Lorraine Remer, research professor of physics and at the Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology, will become an American Geophysical Union...
    Posted: August 14, 2015 11:27 AM
  • Prof. Daniel receives grant on anti-cancer nanoparticles

    Marie-Christine Daniel, associate professor of chemistry, has received a three-year $390,000 NSF grant, starting August 1, to develop multifunctional nanoparticles, which have shown promising...
    Posted: August 11, 2015 11:38 AM