Marie desJardins, CSEE, receives NSF Research Award for CS Education Development
Symphony Interactive Live Performance
Tiny Satellite is Big New Step in Earth Science Research at UMBC
November 22, 2013
It may only be the size of a tall coffee mug, but the launch of Qubscout-S1 on November 21 at 2:10 a.m. represents a big leap forward for UMBC researchers who have long awaited the chance to put a satellite in space.
NICHD Director visits UMBC
ONR Official visits Campus
November 1, 2013
UMBC’s Imaging Research Center employs innovative strategies to help researchers across the disciplines share their vision.
For 25 years, UMBC’s Imaging Research Center (IRC) has taken an entrepreneurial approach to leveraging new technologies and emerging media platforms to help researchers across the disciplines tell their stories using a wide range of visual media.
Jean Michel Cousteau gives Public Lecture at IMET
Director of NOAA’s National Weather Service visits UMBC
September 27, 2013
Dr. Louis W. Uccellini, Director the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Weather Service (NOAA-NWS) visited with UMBC faculty and leadership.
UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski welcomed Dr. Uccellini to campus, and actively participated in the research presentations by faculty.
Tim Finin elected as Fellow of the AAAI
September 9, 2013
CSEE Professor Tim Finin was one of eight researchers elected this year as a fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI). The new fellows were inducted at the annual AAAI fellows dinner at the 2103 AAAI conference in Seattle Washington in July.
CAST secures DARPA Contract To Reinvent Biologics Manufacturing
August 12, 2013
UMBC announced last week a $7.9 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop technology that would dramatically reduce the time and space needed to manufacture biologics, such as insulin, and make them more accessible in the field.
UMBC announces Karl V. Steiner as New Vice President for Research
June 13, 2013
UMBC announces Dr. Karl V. Steiner is joining the university as the Vice President for Research.
Dr. Steiner joins the UMBC community from the University of Delaware, where he served as Senior Associate Provost for Research Development.
UMBC 2013 Presidential Faculty & Staff Awards announced
March 28, 2013
Each year, the UMBC community comes together to celebrate the accomplishments of our outstanding faculty and staff.
Tülay Adali receives USM Regents’ Faculty Award for Scholarship/Research/Creative Activity
March 15, 2013
Dr. Adali was awarded the 2013 University System of Maryland Regents’ Faculty Award for Scholarship, Research or Creative Activity. It is the highest honor given by the Board of Regents to faculty members, given to faculty members who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. This year, Dr. Adali joins only three other USM faculty members who were recognized for their exceptional research contributions.