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  • 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
  • UMBC Welcomes Over 300 Students for Nat'l Research Symposium

    UMBC celebrated the 18th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Over 300 students from 20 states across the U.S. presented...
    Posted: October 5, 2015 6:46 PM
  • Christopher Hennigan receives NSF CAREER Award

    Christopher Hennigan, assistant professor of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering, has received a highly prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award of over a half...
    Posted: September 18, 2015 10:25 AM
  • 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