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COEIT News Archive

Explore recent College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) news highlights on the COEIT News Archives and UMBC Science & Technology News site.

UMBC Achievements [PDF] shares additional highlights of innovative teaching and research. COEIT Department websites share additional news and events.

News (by Department)

Chemical, Biochemical & Environmental Engineering
Center for Women in Technology
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Information Systems
Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering and Information News (all)

  • UMBC researchers expand flood warning work in Ellicott City

    June 30, 2020 by Megan Hanks Ellicott City, a town about five miles from UMBC, suffered devastating flooding in 2016 and 2018. These events left residents and officials wondering how...
    Posted: July 5, 2020 5:19 PM
  • NSF RAPID grant awarded to speed COVID-19 detection

    June 11, 2020 by Megan Hanks A research team from UMBC and the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) has received a Rapid Response Research (RAPID) grant from the National Science...
    Posted: June 12, 2020 6:20 PM
  • Dipanjan Pan develops rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19

    June 9, 2020 by Megan Hanks A team led by UMBC’s Dipanjan Pan has developed an experimental diagnostic test to rapidly detect the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19, potentially as early as...
    Posted: June 9, 2020 4:39 PM
  • Our Commitment to Change

    June 3, 2020 Greetings COEIT Students, Throughout the challenges of this COVID-19 semester, I have been offering blocks of office hours to hear your voices and concerns. I have appreciated...
    Posted: June 3, 2020 11:47 PM
  • CWIT's Response to Racial Violence

    TO: CWIT and COEIT Community  FROM: Carolyn Seaman, Director of the Center for Women In Technology and Professor, Information Systems DATE: June 3, 2020  SUBJECT: CWIT's Response to Racial...
    Posted: June 3, 2020 7:06 PM
  • UMBC connections help three students create their own paths

    May 19, 2020 by Megan Hanks Like many new UMBC students, Jana Burns ‘20, information systems, was interested in so many topics when she stepped on campus that choosing a major initially...
    Posted: May 19, 2020 10:35 AM
  • Unique research experiences open doors: UMBC’s Class of 2020

    May 18, 2020 by Megan Hanks Danilo Symonette, Robin Bailey, and Hye-Jin Park are earning their UMBC degrees this month having researched in top labs and being invited to present their...
    Posted: May 18, 2020 1:42 PM
  • UMBC’s Naghmeh Karimi receives NSF CAREER Award

    will develop long-lasting security for cryptographic chips
    May 15, 2020 by Megan Hanks Naghmeh Karimi is the most recent UMBC faculty member to receive a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The grant, totaling...
    Posted: May 15, 2020 4:06 PM
  • COEIT Celebration honors student, faculty and staff awardees

    May 13, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s third annual COEIT Celebration was held on May 3, 2020, recognizing the outstanding contributions and achievements of COEIT students, faculty, and staff....
    Posted: May 13, 2020 11:58 AM
  • Students create products to meet community needs at CBIC

    May 12, 2020 by Megan Hanks Four UMBC student groups vied for the top prize in the finals of this year’s Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition (CBIC), held entirely online for the first...
    Posted: May 12, 2020 2:03 PM