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  • UMBC team reveals possibilities of one-atom-thick materials

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu New 2D materials have the potential to transform technologies, with applications from solar cells to smartphones...
    Posted: December 21, 2020 3:04 PM
  • Dr. Sherman et al develop strategy for secure online voting

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Over the past several months, the topic of online voting has been top of mind for millions of Americans and has...
    Posted: December 10, 2020 6:22 PM
  • UMBC group identifies where black holes' jets release energy

    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The supermassive black holes at the centers of galaxies are the most massive objects in the universe. They range...
    Posted: December 10, 2020 5:50 PM
  • TEDxUMBC brings community together: "Unmasking Uncertainty"

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu This fall, the student-organized TEDxUMBC gave ten speakers the opportunity to share their stories, experiences,...
    Posted: December 10, 2020 5:43 PM
  • “Blood on the River”

    Dr. Kars examines enslaved people’s rebellion 250 year ago
    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu UMBC’s Marjoleine Kars has published a new book examining accounts of a nearly successful...
    Posted: December 10, 2020 5:41 PM
  • Experts gather for bwtech@UMBC election security event

    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on news.umbc.edu Nearly 100 industry experts and entrepreneurs gathered virtually for Cybertini 2020, hosted by bwtech@UMBC, UMBC’s...
    Posted: December 10, 2020 5:37 PM
  • BARD Fund honors UMBC’s Yonathan Zohar

    Dr. Zohar's aquaculture work has $12B global economic impact
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The Binational Agricultural Research Development (BARD) Fund, a partnership program between the U.S. and Israel,...
    Posted: December 10, 2020 5:34 PM
  • 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