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August 10, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC’s Carlos Romero-Talamas is leading a group of researchers in designing and building a machine to produce nuclear fusion energy. The project is one of just...
Posted: August 11, 2020 4:30 PM
July 29, 2020 by Megan Hanks Earlier this summer, the University System of Maryland (USM) COVID-19 Task Force invited members of the USM community to develop mobile apps that would help...
Posted: July 29, 2020 1:40 PM
July 24, 2020 by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque UMBC’s Sherman STEM Teacher Scholars Program has launched an intensive virtual math incubator for Lakeland Elementary/Middle School in...
Posted: July 28, 2020 12:54 PM
July 27, 2020 by Megan Hanks During the COVID-19 pandemic, internet access has become more critical, with people relying on it to work, learn, and connect with family and friends. However, the...
Posted: July 28, 2020 9:43 AM
July 23, 2020 by Megan Hanks Dipanjan Pan, professor of chemical, biochemical, and environmental engineering, has received two new grants from the National Institutes of Health to support...
Posted: July 23, 2020 3:17 PM
July 14, 2020 by Megan Hanks UMBC researchers will collaborate with the Chicago-based MxD to develop a curriculum and online platform for manufacturing professionals to increase their...
Posted: July 14, 2020 3:26 PM
July 9, 2020 by Sarah Hansen In mid-March, UMBC faculty members converted from in-person classes to remote instruction in a matter of days. With virtually zero lead time and, for many, little...
Posted: July 13, 2020 3:38 PM
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
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
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