04/05/2016
Help Fund Critical Research on Predicting Falls
mucat-directors-about-fallsAre you concerned about your older relatives falling? Professors Amit Shukla, James Chagdes and Bo Brinkman are researching methods to predict the risk of falls in older adults using methods of deep learning and nonlinear dynamics. With your help they want to experiment with the use of apps to classify risky behavior and provide the wearer specific guidance on risk of falls.
02/02/2016
CSE Professor Tracks Zika
rao-zika-student.jpgAs the Zika virus continues to spread throughout Latin and South America, Dr. DJ Rao continues to track its movements.
08/21/2015
Using Keratin for Bone Regeneration
justin-saulKeratin, a protein often found in your hair, skin, and nails, can be extracted from hair to create a hydrogel capsule able to deliver Bone Morphogenetic Protein (BMP-2), a molecule that promotes bone growth.
08/10/2015
Bone Tissue Engineering
bone-engineeringEngineering and biology are a match made in heaven when it comes to medicine, which explains why Dr. Amy Yousefi (CPB) and Dr. Paul James (Biology) make such a good team.
07/29/2015
Improving Efficiency of Heat Exchangers
andrew-sommersRead about Dr. Andrew Sommers and his grant award research on heat exchangers.
05/06/2015
Android Miami Watch Face in the Google Play Store
miami-watch2Dr. Bo Brinkman (CSE) recently designed a watch face for Android smart-watch users using the Miami beveled 'M' logo.
08/28/2014
Patent on Gag-Reflex Reduction Device Granted to Miami
gag-reflexThe Office of Technology Transfer and Business Partnerships received news from the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that a patent will be granted on Miami’s gag-reflex reduction device.