A ‘momentous day’ for University of Delaware Research

A ‘momentous day’ for University of Delaware Research

Launch of Data Science Institute adds major collaborative muscle The University of Delaware on Tuesday, Sept. 4, celebrated the addition of a powerful new muscle in its research enterprise, launching its Data Science Institute before a full house in Gore Recital Hall....
Seeing the world through a different lens

Seeing the world through a different lens

Alina Christenbury explores virtual and augmented reality Editor’s Note: Get to know a dozen of our 2018 undergraduate Summer Scholars in this series of question/answer profiles on them and their work. The Summer Scholars program offers undergrads an expansive menu of...
Cleaner, Greener U.S. Manufacturing

Cleaner, Greener U.S. Manufacturing

UD to help boost energy efficiency and modular manufacturing with RAPID grants The University of Delaware will continue to help drive a national push to double U.S. energy productivity by the year 2030 through research on four new projects funded by the Rapid...
Celebrating 55 Years of Computer Science

Celebrating 55 Years of Computer Science

Be sure to register to attend the Computer Science 55th anniversary celebration. The celebration will feature alumni talks, picnic and gala celebration. Event Details and Agenda Friday, October 5, 2018  10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Memorial Service for Bob Caviness |...
New Data Science Institute-Director

New Data Science Institute-Director

Bioinformatics pioneer Cathy Wu to lead University-wide endeavor The University of Delaware is establishing a new institute to accelerate research in data science, and a pioneer in the interdisciplinary field, tapped from UD’s faculty ranks, will lead it. Cathy Wu,...
Searching for the Big Picture

Searching for the Big Picture

$1.9 million NIH grant helps UD computer scientists make biomedical research easier to peruse Whether you visit The New York Times or Buzzfeed, you probably first glance at images and then scan headlines and captions to see what the articles are about. Now, imagine...
Apps for High-Powered Computing

Apps for High-Powered Computing

UD computer scientists team with Oak Ridge National Lab to program apps for next-generation supercomputer Like a modern-day version of the 20th-century space race, companies and governments worldwide are scurrying to build an what’s called an exascale computer, which...
Female Engineering Pioneers

Female Engineering Pioneers

Meet 21 women who made history in UD’s College of Engineering The University of Delaware is committed to the success of women in engineering. Our efforts to increase diversity in our College of Engineering were discussed in a recent Q&A. In honor of Women’s...
Detecting Hidden Threat

Detecting Hidden Threat

UD professor and post-doctoral fellow develop technology to help soldiers spot explosive devices Soldiers in combat have to constantly scan their surroundings for improvised explosive devices (IEDs), a signature weapon of modern warfare. These homemade bombs are often...