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  • Researchers develop system to detect driving behaviors

    sensor-based system alerts drivers wjp are distracted
    CSEE Professor Chintan Patel and computer engineering student Gurashish Singh recently demonstrated a prototype system that can detect distracted driving behavior at the ATPA expo, the largest...
    Posted: October 20, 2014 7:07 AM
  • Ph.D. Student is Co-Developer of iPhone App in iOS8 Package

    Brian Frey (IS student) collaborates with Georgia Tech
    Brian Frey, UMBC Ph.D. student in information systems, has been collaborating for the past several years with colleagues at Georgia Tech University on a very simple concept: How can one infuse...
    Posted: October 13, 2014 11:53 AM
  • hackUMBC ’14 concludes

    Over the week-end September 27-28, over 170 college and high school students converged upon UMBC for the second hackUMBC hackathon. This free event, spanning 24 continuous hours, brought students...
    Posted: October 1, 2014 8:01 AM
  • 2014 UMBC Racing Season Summary

    The 2014 season was a transitional year for UMBC Racing, with many experienced members graduating and moving on to full time careers. This was balanced, however, with an influx of ambitious young...
    Posted: October 1, 2014 7:41 AM
  • Romero-Talamas receives DARPA Young Faculty Award for Fusion

    Dr. Carlos Romero-Talamas, a professor in the UMBC Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been recognized with a DARPA Young Faculty Award (YFA) for his research in computational models of...
    Posted: September 11, 2014 7:11 AM
  • Dr. Julia Ross Receives $3M Grant for Engineering Education

    Dr. Julia Ross, now in her first semester as Dean of the UMBC College of Engineering and Information Technology, has been awarded a three million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation...
    Posted: September 11, 2014 7:09 AM
  • Announcing Our New Dean of COEIT, Dr. Julia Ross

    Dr. Julia Ross has been appointed Dean of the College of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Dr. Ross received her Ph.D....
    Posted: August 20, 2014 7:54 AM
  • New NSF and TEDCO Grant

    UMBC Professors Nilanjan Banerjee and Ryan Robucci have been awarded an NSF grant from the NSF-NIH Smart and Connected Health program. The total sum is $650,000 over 3 years. It is a collaboration...
    Posted: August 20, 2014 6:50 AM
  • 2014 Alumni Award Winners

    Dr. Claudia Pearce (CS '89) & Oustanding Faculty Honored
    Each year, the UMBC Alumni Association presents awards to honor alumni for their professional and personal achievements and service to the University. The 2014 awards will be presented on...
    Posted: August 13, 2014 1:55 PM
  • Anne Spence (ME) to Participate in Roundtable Discussion

    Roundtable discussion hosted by Congressman Elijah Cummings.
    Anne Spence, mechanical engineering, will participate in a roundtable discussion hosted by Congressman Elijah Cummings. The panel is part of a Congressional initiative to learn about issues...
    Posted: August 8, 2014 10:49 AM