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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

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

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

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