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A new augmented reality app, developed in partnership between UMBC and IMET, will give users an imagined glimpse under the waters of the Chesapeake Bay.
Posted: September 28, 2021, 2:25 PM
Tens of millions of people live in areas that are at risk for flooding due to climate change, sea level rise, and melting of glaciers. UMBC’s Maryam Rahnemoonfar and a team of researchers are...
Posted: September 28, 2021, 12:01 PM
“COVID has already changed the way we think and approach technology innovation,” says Patricia Young, associate professor of education. “These are reasons why educational technologies and...
Posted: September 22, 2021, 10:36 AM
“What makes this award special is that it truly recognizes the work of our entire Division of Information Technology (DoIT),” Suess says. “Our team’s work, particularly in helping the university...
Posted: September 21, 2021, 11:22 AM
When COVID struck, students, families, and educators nationwide worried about the impact it would have on learning experiences and career opportunities. Throughout summer 2021, UMBC students have...
Posted: August 20, 2021, 11:09 AM
“When we have greater diversity of representation, we also have greater diversity of information, knowledge, lived experience, and perspectives—each of which enhances discovery and innovation,”...
Posted: August 6, 2021, 4:00 PM
Physicist Steve Guimond and collaborators have received a new $682,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to develop, run, and analyze complex hurricane models on supercomputers. However,...
Posted: August 6, 2021, 1:56 PM
The MIIC will address pressing challenges related to computing, analytics, and workforce in state agencies, with a focus on cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and data science. “Maryland is...
Posted: July 30, 2021, 9:54 AM
Three alumnae discuss how their time at UMBC impacted their professional trajectories. Now, they're paving the way for the next generation of leaders.
Posted: July 9, 2021, 4:53 PM
Two research teams led by UMBC engineering faculty are transforming COVID-19 testing technologies. Rather than making users choose either the fastest or most affordable COVID-19 test, or the most...
Posted: June 24, 2021, 3:41 PM