08/09/2018
Ph.D. student awarded Elsevier Grant
Masoomeh Kousehlar, from the Department of Geology & Environmental Earth Science wins prestigious research grant
08/08/2018
Biochemists Gary Lorigan and Rick Page each awarded a $1.8 million, five-year MIRA grant, a first at Miami
gary-rick-combo.jpgBiochemists Gary Lorigan and Rick Page were each awarded about $1.8 million over five years, as part of the Maximizing Investigator's Research Award, or MIRA.
08/02/2018
Student designs and researches circuit boards
circuit-research.jpgStanislav Stanchev is researching direct current (DC) link capacitors, devices that help control direct current of electrical charge, and the energy loss in high frequency switching in semiconductor devices.
07/30/2018
Scripps Gerontology Center a partner in Oxford’s survey on aging
Survey on aging in Oxford expands. A survey seeking local needs for an aging population has been expanded from a written one sent to 700 random people to an online survey with everyone invited to take part.
07/30/2018
Steven Fleischauer is researching biofuels for African countries
steven-biofuels.jpgSenior Miami Student is conducting research on the burning properties of biomass briquettes, a block of combined combustible material used as fuel.
07/30/2018
Professor of chemistry Scott Hartley wins $742K grant award from the US Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded professor of chemistry Scott Hartley a three-year grant of $742,000 for him to conduct research on specific chemical compounds, carbodiimides, used in "nonequilibrium" chemical systems
07/25/2018
Diving in to big data
donna-nguyen-in-boat.jpgDonna Nguyen, a junior economics and statistics double major, is used to working with spreadsheets full of data points. But she is new at ecological data collection in the field.
07/11/2018
Chemical engineering students test for arsenic levels in water
arsenic-research.jpgUndergraduate research is being conducted over the levels of arsenic found in water by two Miami students
07/06/2018
Students research clay bricks for cook stove applications
girls-with-bricks.jpgTwo Miami engineering students study different properties of clay bricks to see what would create the most combustion.