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From Terps Racing to Ford Motor Company

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:11
Alumnus Austin Kendall (’17) has carved out a career built on a passion. Now he’s giving back to fuel future Maryland students.
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Remembering NSF ERC architect and leader Lynn Preston

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 11/19/2020 - 10:14
Preston was a guide and friend to the Institute for Systems Research throughout its history.
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Maryland Smith Seniors, Faculty among Merrill Presidential Scholars Program Honorees for 2020-21

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:40
Three pairs of Maryland Smith students-faculty mentors have been recognized among this year’s graduating class of University of Maryland Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars. The late Philip Merrill, UMD supporter and long-time Washington area publisher, initiated the Merrill Presidential Sc...
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Merrill College’s Krishnan Vasudevan Selected To UMD’s Inaugural Research Leaders Fellows Cohort

Philip Merrill College of Journalism - Thu, 11/19/2020 - 03:00
COLLEGE PARK (11/19/20) — Dr. Krishnan Vasudevan, an assistant professor in visual communication at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism, has been selected to the inaugural UMD Research Leaders Fellows cohort. ...
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Two Maryland Energy Innovation Institute Start-Ups Named to Governor’s Future 20 List

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 11/18/2020 - 14:55
Ion Storage Systems and InventWood hailed as talented innovators
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ECE Alumnus & Advisory Board Member Lyndon Brown Appointed Chief Strategy Officer at Pondurance

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 11/18/2020 - 12:21
Brown, a veteran technology executive, brings a career focus in building high-growth cybersecurity technology companies to Pondurance’s management team.
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UMD Ranked in Top 10 for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education for Sixth Straight Year

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Wed, 11/18/2020 - 10:20
For the sixth consecutive year, the University of Maryland (UMD) earned a top 10 ranking in The Princeton Review’s annual survey of top schools for entrepreneurship. In the 2021 rankings released today and featured in the December issue of Entrepreneur magazine, UMD placed No. 6 for undergra...
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Printed Solid-State Batteries

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 11/18/2020 - 03:46
Printable, high-performance solid-state electrolyte films for next generation Li batteries.
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Looking Back at the Lessons Learned in Capstone

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Tue, 11/17/2020 - 10:08
For Giulio Galleri, MBA ’18, and his team, completing the capstone project at Maryland Smith wasn’t just another project – it was an opportunity to make a difference for a client.
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Going Beyond the Anti-Laser May Enable Long-Range Wireless Power Transfer

Clark School of Engineering - Tue, 11/17/2020 - 10:03
A team of researchers have developed an improved technique for wireless power transfer technology that may promise long-range power transmission without narrowly focused and directed energy beams.
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Assessing Natural Hazard Risks to Nuclear Facilities

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 13:58
The DOE has awarded nearly $800,000 to a team led by assistant professor Michelle (Shelby) Bensi.
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Anderson Awarded AIAA 2021 Summerfield Book Award

Clark School of Engineering - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 13:37
Award recognizes Hypersonic and High-Temperature Gas Dynamics, Third Edition as the best book published within the last five years.
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Companies in NYC Host Virtual Visits with Maryland Smith International Business Students

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 10:50
The Center for Global Business at Maryland Smith sponsored fifteen students to participate in the International Business (IB) Trek of Smith in the City on Thursday, November 5 and Friday, November 6, 2020. Hosted and organized by Maryland Smith Undergraduate Student Association and the Offic...
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Smith Day Goes Virtual

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 09:56
Maryland Smith Terps came together, virtually, this week to celebrate being part of the Smith community during the fourth annual Smith Day. On Thursday, students, faculty, staff and alumni from College Park, Smith’s regional campuses and around the world tuned in virtually for the daylong fe...
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UMD Welcomes A. James Clark Scholars Class of '24

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 15:08
The A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland welcomes 10 exceptional young engineers from across the state of Maryland as its newest class of A. James Clark Scholars.
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Three Engineering Students Named Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars

Clark School of Engineering - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:39
The Merrill Scholars program recognizes the University of Maryland's top graduating seniors and their faculty/teacher mentors.
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How Maryland Smith Is Helping the FDA Think About Drug Manufacturing and Risk

Robert H. Smith School of Business - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 09:43
Pandemic-era disruptions underscored a troubling reality in the pharmaceutical industry – an outsized reliance on foreign manufacturers for the raw ingredients for drugs sold in the United States. It’s a situation that exposes Americans to numerous risks – operational, financial, geopolitica...
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UAS Route Network Over Chesapeake Bay Could Transform Aviation

Clark School of Engineering - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 16:24
The University of Maryland is taking the lead on an initiative that could advance the civilian and commercial use of drones.
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Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars Program Honors Merrill College’s Angela Roberts, Sean Mussenden

Philip Merrill College of Journalism - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 11:03
COLLEGE PARK (11/11/20) — The University of Maryland’s top graduating seniors worked to cure cancer, get out the vote, and advocate for diversity and inclusion. One senior helped educate the public about COVID-19 using artificial intelligence. Another became a Fulbright Scholar. And one...
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