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June 5, 2013
In the lab of biomedical engineering professor Bin He, several young people have learned to use their thoughts to steer a flying robot around a gym, making it turn, rise, dip, and even sail through a ring.
May 16, 2013
Mudita Suri and Clark Koenigs win first place in a student poster competition at the 2013 University of Texas Energy Forum.
April 25, 2013
Simone Gbolo is responsible for increasing the engagement of historically underrepresented minority undergraduate students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
April 22, 2013
SMART Signal (Systematic Monitoring of Arterial Road and Traffic Signals) technology developed by University of Minnesota researchers has been enhanced with plug-and-play technology that makes it extremely simple and much more cost-effective to deploy.
April 22, 2013
Professor John Riedl, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, is best known as the inventor of recommender systems—the powerful Web-based tools that identify user preferences.
April 15, 2013
NOvA, a $283 million experiment will study neutrinos, ultra-tiny particles that date from the Big Bang and may be the key reason our universe didn't promptly annihilate itself.
April 10, 2013
Rufus Worth Lumry II, a long-time professor in the University of Minnesota’s Department of Chemistry, died on March 23, 2013 in Minneapolis after a four-month illness. He was 92.
April 2, 2013
In nearly every aspect of his life, Professor Christopher Cramer exemplifies the definition of service, whether that's to his students, or to his department, University, or science community.
March 29, 2013
The U has thriving partnerships with many Fortune 100 companies, including several in Minnesota. Three such partnerships—with Land O’Lakes, 3M, and Boston Scientific—are featured in a series of new radio ads, as well as print ads set to appear in magazines later this month.
March 27, 2013
What do disease early detection, rare-earth-free magnets and massive information storage and processing all have in common? Magnetic materials could be instrumental in a new wave of solutions in these areas.