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Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Orbital Debris Education and Research Center to Host Inaugural Workshop

The Center for Orbital Debris Education and Research (CODER) announced today that registration is open its inaugural workshop aimed to drive...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:32 ET

UMD Advanced Transportation Technologies Day Just Two Weeks Away

 On Thursday, Aug. 28, the University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering will host its first-ever Advanced Transportation...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Opens Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site in Southern Maryland

The University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering today announced the launch of a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

UMD Researchers Bridge Gap between Microelectronics, Biological Systems

Researchers often use microelectronic devices embedded with biological components to interrogate biology, but such devices can do much more –...

Jul 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

UMD to Launch Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science and Engineering This Fall

The University of Maryland (UMD) Fischell Department of Bioengineering and UMD's Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI)...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Experience Hurricane Force Winds at the University of Maryland's Media Day in the Wind Tunnel, July 21

With the arrival of Arthur, hurricane season is officially here. The University of Maryland is offering reporters the chance to experience first...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:00 ET

UMD, GBSI Partner to Advance Antibody Standards

The University of Maryland (UMD) Fischell Department of Bioengineering and the Maryland Center for Excellence in Regulatory Science (M-CERSI) have...

May 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Establishes Orbital Debris Research Center

The University of Maryland (UMD) has announced the establishment of the Center for Orbital Debris Education and Research (CODER) to address...

May 19, 2014, 11:15 ET

Sikorsky and United Technologies Pledge $1 Million to UMD's Clark School of Engineering

 The University of Maryland (UMD) today announced that Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., along with its parent company, United Technologies Corp., have...

Apr 15, 2014, 13:35 ET

Project Management Symposium Early-Bird Registration Ends Today

Tuesday, April 15, is the last day to receive early-bird registration rates for the First Annual Project Management Symposium, taking place June...

Mar 27, 2014, 12:05 ET

UMD to Host FIRST Robotics Regional Competition

 The University of Maryland and FIRST will host the 2014 Chesapeake Regional FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) April 3-5, 2014, at the Comcast...

Feb 26, 2014, 11:50 ET

Registration Open for UMD Project Management Symposium

 Registration is now open for the University of Maryland Project Management Center for Excellence's First Annual Project Management Symposium....

Feb 18, 2014, 11:09 ET

UMD Holds Risk and Reliability Engineering 25th Anniversary Symposium

The University of Maryland Center for Risk and Reliability Engineering (CRR) will host a 25th Year Anniversary Symposium and Alumni Reception on...

Feb 04, 2014, 13:00 ET

UMD Hosts Inaugural Project Management Symposium

The University of Maryland's Project Management Center for Excellence has announced its first annual Project Management Symposium that will be held...

Jan 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

UL Contributes $250K to UMD Fire Protection Engineering Legacy Campaign

Largest single gift in department's history to support new professor of the practice UL (Underwriters Laboratories) will make a $250,000...

Jan 07, 2014, 13:00 ET

UMD Researcher Helps Arm the Immune System to Fight Cancer

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Supports Cancer Vaccine Research at the University of Maryland. In 2004, a form of cancer known as...

Oct 31, 2013, 14:17 ET

UMD's Team Gamera Sets New Record for Human Powered Helicopter Flight Duration

Team's achievements celebrated at event attended by officials from Sikorsky, United Technologies Corporation, AHS International University of...

Oct 22, 2013, 17:08 ET

Alumnus Krill to Be Honored for Revolutionary Naval Fleet Network Technology

Jerry Krill's Cooperative Engagement Capability allowed Navy battle groups to act as one The man behind a revolutionary network technology...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:04 ET

University of Maryland to Showcase Robotics, Bioengineering, Innovation at Mpact Week, Oct. 23-26

Events will highlight Maryland engineering research, education, and entrepreneurial ecosystem. The University of Maryland's A. James Clark...

Oct 08, 2013, 17:18 ET

No Electrical Outlet, No Problem for UMD Robotic Bird That Harvests Solar Energy

Robotic bird's solar cell wings feed on the sun, provide energy for the long haul Small robotic birds are showing lots of promise for tasks...