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CSM Showcase Affirms UMass Boston’s Status as Research Hub

Zach Herman | June 05, 2017

More than 250 students collaborating on 90-plus research projects participated in the College of Science and Mathematics' third annual showcase.

Faculty Research Celebration Highlights Mentorship On Campus

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | May 04, 2017

On May 2, Chancellor J. Keith Motley and the Friends of the Library hosted the annual Faculty Research Celebration in the Integrated Sciences Complex.

Nanoparticle Researcher Earns Foresight Fellowship

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | March 22, 2017

Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli’s nanoparticle research will create new methods of testing for disease and delivering cancer therapies.

Professor Matthew Bell Receives NSF Grant

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | August 15, 2016

Matthew Bell will further his research into quantum limited amplifiers.

UMass Boston Faculty Earn Grant for Optical Computing Research

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | June 28, 2016

A team of engineers from UMass Boston $25,000 Science and Technology Initiative Grant.

President Meehan Honors UMass Boston Professors with Tech Development Awards

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 29, 2016

President Marty Meehan announced that eight UMass technology projects — two of them based at UMass Boston — will receive a total of $215,000.

Engineering Professor Earns DARPA Award to Investigate Low-Profile Antennas

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | December 28, 2015

Profesor KC Kerby-Patel was awarded the 2015 Young Faculty Award (YFA) from DARPA.

UMass Boston Research Professor Honored by National Academy of Inventors

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | December 18, 2015

Richard Soref is a pioneer in photonics technology.

Biology 365 Microbial Genomics Laboratory Conducts Research on Enterococcus

Velina Batchvarov | December 17, 2015

15 senior biology students have been spending their Wednesday afternoons at the new Sandbox Laboratory working with bacteria.

UMass Boston Scientist Studies Bacteria that Rehabilitate the Cape Cod Coast

Anna Pinkert | September 04, 2015

UMass Boston scientist imagines a future in which we will be able to prescribe “a probiotic for the environment” to help restore coastal waters.