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Notre Dame professor named fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

nwelding   November 26, 2019

Notre Dame professor named fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Kevin W. Bowyer, the Schubmehl-Prein Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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Notre Dame’s Prathm Juneja named Rhodes Scholar

nwelding   November 25, 2019

Notre Dame’s Prathm Juneja named Rhodes Scholar Senior Prathm Juneja, a political science and computer science major, has been named to the United States Rhodes Scholar Class of 2020.

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Training computers to be lifelong learners starts with an attentional memory that allows a computer to “search” and “match” more easily

nwelding   November 21, 2019

Training computers to be lifelong learners starts with an attentional memory that allows a computer to “search” and “match” more easily Researchers at Notre Dame have demonstrated a novel one-shot learning method that allows computers to draw upon already learned patterns more quickly, efficiently and using less energy than currently possible, while adapting to new tasks and previously unseen data.

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Hoosier Racing Tire president appointed first executive engineer in residence for iNDustry Labs

nwelding   November 20, 2019

Hoosier Racing Tire president appointed first executive engineer in residence for iNDustry Labs John DeSalle, president of Hoosier Racing Tire Corp., has been appointed the first executive engineer in residence in the University of Notre Dame’s newly created iNDustry Labs.

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Notre Dame startup success: Siemens expands additive manufacturing portfolio with acquisition of Atlas 3D

staff   November 20, 2019

Notre Dame startup success: Siemens expands additive manufacturing portfolio with acquisition of Atlas 3D Atlas 3D, an Indiana startup assigned technology by the University of Notre Dame, will be acquired by Siemens, a global technology corporation and pioneer in software solutions for industry.

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Burghoff Receives Air Force Young Investigator Award

Staff   November 19, 2019

Burghoff Receives Air Force Young Investigator Award The Air Force Office of Scientific Research has recognized David Burghoff, assistant professor of electrical engineering, with a Young Investigator Research Program award.

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Shi Receives IEEE Computer Society Mid-Career Research Achievement Award

nwelding   November 19, 2019

Shi Receives IEEE Computer Society Mid-Career Research Achievement Award Yiyu Shi, associate professor of computer science and engineering, has been named the recipient of the 2019 Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers Computer Society Technical Committee on Very Large Scale Integration Mid-Career Research Achievement Award.

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Zhang named among “rising stars” in materials chemistry research for energy and sustainability

nwelding   November 11, 2019

Zhang named among “rising stars” in materials chemistry research for energy and sustainability Assistant Professor Yanliang Zhang’s work on additive manufacturing for functional materials and devices was featured in a recent themed issue of the Journal of Materials Chemistry A titled Emerging Investigators 2019.

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Air Force Institute of Technology names Jumper 2019 distinguished alumnus

nwelding   November 5, 2019

Air Force Institute of Technology names Jumper 2019 distinguished alumnus Eric J. Jumper, the Roth-Gibson Professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, has been selected to receive the 2019 Air Force Institute of Technology Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s to expand data science programs with ethics, social responsibility components

nwelding   November 1, 2019

Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s to expand data science programs with ethics, social responsibility components The University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College have received more than $1.1 million to expand data science education through the Interdisciplinary Traineeship for Socially Responsible and Engaged Data Sciences program.

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Real-time observations and measurements during separation processes could help reduce carbon footprint

nwelding   October 30, 2019

Real-time observations and measurements during separation processes could help reduce carbon footprint Casey O’Brien, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Notre Dame, and his team have developed a novel method to see and measure carbon dioxide (CO2) on the molecular level, in order to provide details of how the gas moves across polymeric facilitated transport membranes (FTMs) during separation processes.

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Aero-Optics Group advances research in defense systems technology and communications

nwelding   October 22, 2019

Aero-Optics Group advances research in defense systems technology and communications The Airborne Aero-Optics Laboratory provides a flight testing platform for engineers studying high-energy laser beam control systems and secure communications.

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Sakaue named AIAA Associate Fellow

nwelding   October 10, 2019

Sakaue named AIAA Associate Fellow Hirotaka Sakaue, associate professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been named an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

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Super resolution ghosts: ND engineer discovers new imaging methods for cell research

nwelding   October 8, 2019

Super resolution ghosts: ND engineer discovers new imaging methods for cell research ND engineer discovers new imaging methods for cell research.

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Believing in climate change doesn't mean you are preparing for climate change, study finds

nwelding   October 8, 2019

Believing in climate change doesn't mean you are preparing for climate change, study finds Believing in climate change has no effect on whether or not coastal homeowners are protecting their homes from climate change-related hazards, according to a new study from the University of Notre Dame.

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Researchers discover critical process for how breast cancer spreads in bones

nwelding   October 8, 2019

Researchers discover critical process for how breast cancer spreads in bones Researchers from the University of Notre Dame have identified a pair of proteins believed to be critical for spreading, or metastasizing, breast cancer to bone.

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Similarities in biology and technology inspire novel approach in mobile robotics and prosthetics for spinal cord injuries

nwelding   October 1, 2019

Similarities in biology and technology inspire novel approach in mobile robotics and prosthetics for spinal cord injuries A team led by Suman Datta, Stinson Professor of Nanotechnology and director of the Applications and Systems-driven Center for Energy-Efficient integrated Nano Technologies and the Center for Extremely Energy Efficient Collective Electronics, has successfully demonstrated the hardware for low-power compact nano-oscillators for use in mobile robotics and prosthetics for spinal cord injuries.

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Notre Dame to collaborate with industry in new NSF-funded center

nwelding   September 24, 2019

Notre Dame to collaborate with industry in new NSF-funded center With a grant from the National Science Foundation, researchers from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana University and Purdue University have formed a new center that will work to solve ongoing and emerging industry-relevant challenges in measurement science. 

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Notre Dame researchers receive Department of Defense research equipment awards

nwelding   September 24, 2019

Notre Dame researchers receive Department of Defense research equipment awards Three faculty members at the University of Notre Dame have received awards from the Department of Defense for 2019. This funding will be used to acquire major research equipment that will augment current research and help develop new capabilities at the University.

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Engineering lymphatic vessels as a therapeutic to heal the heart

nwelding   September 18, 2019

Engineering lymphatic vessels as a therapeutic to heal the heart Funded by the American Heart Association, Donny Hanjaya-Putra, assistant professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering and in the Bioengineering Graduate Program, as well as in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, is using biomaterials and stem cells to regenerate lymphatic vessels and study their potential for therapeutic applications.

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