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  • Technology Manager Paola Buitron to Present on Patent Trolls

    The Office of the VP for Research is proud to announce that Paola Buitron, Technology Manager for Technology Development was selected to present with her co-author Alaxander Alduncin, M.A....
    Posted: May 28, 2015 9:43 AM
  • UMBC an Ambassador Institution for NIH 2015 Regional Seminar

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) held the 2015 Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration at the Baltimore Inner Harbor on on May 6th through May 8th.  UMBC – along with...
    Posted: May 20, 2015 1:32 PM
  • UMBC Research Forum tackles high-performance computing

    By Sarah Hansen Thumbnail: Forum attendees mingle during a poster session. UMBC hosted its semi-annual Research Forum on May 1, 2015.  This semester’s forum focused on the role high-performance...
    Posted: May 15, 2015 5:59 PM
  • Jeffrey Gardner Receives Dept. of Energy Early Career Award

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected UMBC's Jeffrey Gardner, assistant professor of biological sciences, for a 2015 Early Career Research Program award. This program supports...
    Posted: May 7, 2015 10:41 AM
  • Research reveals gender bias in online images of professions

    Women underrepresented and portrayed as less-professional
    CBC Radio interviewed Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Cynthia Matuszek about her research.  She and colleagues explored how online image searches for various...
    Posted: May 5, 2015 8:08 AM
  • UMBC Formalizes Research Partnership with U.S. Naval Academy

    By Sarah Hansen UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski and U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) Superintendent Vice Admiral Ted Carter signed a Collaborative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) on Tuesday,...
    Posted: May 5, 2015 7:04 AM
  • Communicating Climate Symposium celebrates 20 years of JCET

    By Sarah Hansen Members of the Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET) from UMBC and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center met at UMBC on April 20, 2015 to explore what can be a thorny...
    Posted: April 29, 2015 4:01 PM
  • Upal Ghosh, CBEE, Receives AAEES Award

    [Story originally posted here.] Upal Ghosh, chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering, received an award from the American Academy of Environmental Engineering and Sciences (AAEES)...
    Posted: April 28, 2015 10:07 PM
  • “A Look Ahead” symposium

    sparks optimism for the future of cancer treatment
    by Sarah Hansen The 18th annual “A Look Ahead” Symposium happened Wednesday, April 15, 2015 in UMBC’s University Center Ballroom.  The symposium brought together UMBC faculty, students, and...
    Posted: April 21, 2015 5:55 PM
  • UMBC CHMPR and Northrop Grumman partner on health analytics

    [This news was also shared in a Washington Post article.] Northrop Grumman Corporation announced an expansion of its cybersecurity work with UMBC to include research on health data analytics in...
    Posted: April 15, 2015 10:56 AM