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  • ACS honors Prof Blaney for mentoring student researchers

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Last Thursday, UMBC’s Lee Blaney was honored for his impact as a chemistry educator and mentor who closely involves...
    Posted: October 29, 2020 9:18 AM
  • NASA awards UMBC $1.4M for AI for satellite climate data

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Data archives from NASA’s Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS), which collects data from...
    Posted: October 27, 2020 10:31 AM
  • UMBC duo using math to reveal how and why cells move

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Cell migration—how, when, and why cells move—has important implications for understanding development and diseases...
    Posted: October 14, 2020 12:19 PM
  • LeGates first runner-up for prestigious neurobiology prize

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Tara LeGates, assistant professor of biological sciences, has been named first runner-up for the prestigious,...
    Posted: October 6, 2020 2:38 PM
  • Team led by Marten studies fungal cells' response to stress

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Mark Marten, professor and chair of chemical, biochemical, and environmental engineering, is collaborating with...
    Posted: October 6, 2020 2:35 PM
  • FY21 UMBC Technology Catalyst Fund - Request for Proposals

    Need support to advance your idea? Apply by November 11!!
    UMBC Technology Catalyst Fund FY21 Request for Proposals    Announcement Date – October 2, 2020 Background: The UMBC Office of Technology Development...
    Posted: October 2, 2020 3:31 PM
  • UMBC’s Daniel Lobo receives $1.9 million NIH grant

    Will explore genetic control of development and regeneration
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Salamanders regenerate their tails. Sea stars regenerate their arms. Most species of planaria, a type of flatworm,...
    Posted: September 9, 2020 5:24 PM
  • UMBC's Taka Yamashita receives $1.4 million grant

    Adult literacy's impact on community college STEM Education
    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Taka Yamashita has been awarded a $1.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of...
    Posted: September 9, 2020 3:37 PM
  • UMBC’s Tulay Adali receives prestigious Humboldt Award

    Research Award for advanced data analysis at Paderborn Univ.
    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Tulay Adali, professor of computer science and electrical engineering (CSEE) and distinguished university...
    Posted: September 5, 2020 11:45 AM
  • UMBC study reveals gender bias in bird song research

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu A revolutionary group of scientists has been rethinking for two decades how we understand bird song, with women...
    Posted: September 5, 2020 11:41 AM