The NASA GES DISC announces the availability CHIRP

The NASA GES DISC (NASA Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center) has announced the availability of a new climate radiance data set we developed at UMBC called CHIRP, which...

Posted: August 19, 2021, 1:57 PM

New article by Prof. Guimond and graduate student

In a fundamental paper published in the Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Dr. Steve Guimond and his student Sydney Sroka (MIT, Department of Mechanical Engineering) show, for the first time, that...

Posted: August 17, 2021, 8:58 PM

UMBC researchers to begin exploration in Hurricanes & AI

Hurricanes, well-being, and AI: START Awards set up UMBC researchers for success Soon, Steve Guimond and his students will begin exploring a new angle of his hurricane research. They want to...

Posted: August 9, 2021, 12:04 AM

Petya Campbell co-lead MedRIN & SCERIN workshop

June 15-17, Petya Campbell co-lead the virtual Joint Mediterranean (MedRIN) and South-Central European Regional International Network (SCERIN) Workshop. The workshop focused on Ecosystem health,...

Posted: July 3, 2021, 1:29 PM

Congratulations to Noah Sienkiewicz NASA FINESST Award!

Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science Tech.

Noah is a winner of a Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science Technology (FINESST) award. Recipients are awarded a stipend over a three-year period which covers tuition, research...

Posted: July 3, 2021, 9:44 AM

Scientists have ignited a change in Atmospheric science

Atmospheric science is overwhelmingly white. Black scientists have ignited a change Everything depended on finding the gigantic dust cloud. Seventeen years ago, a scientific crew set out on...

Posted: June 25, 2021, 2:01 PM

Strategic Awards for Research Transitions (START) Winner

Congratulations to Dr. Xu for winning this competitive award

Dr. Xiaoguang, an Assistant Research Scientist with JCET, and his co-investigators (Prof. Vanderlei Martins and graduate students Anin Puthukkudy and Noah Sienkiewicz) are awarded a $25,000 grant...

Posted: May 19, 2021, 6:39 PM

UMBC Physics Colloquium By Dr. Ivy Tan on April 28th

Colloquium: Dr. Ivy Tan, McGill University Wednesday, April 28, 2021 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Online TITLE:     Potential links between ice nucleation and the spread in Arctic amplification...

Posted: April 23, 2021, 9:00 AM

Tracking an Antarctic Iceberg’s Epic Journey

The long voyage of one of the planet’s largest bergs—A-68A—has come to an end. https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/148213/tracking-an-antarctic-icebergs-epic-journey

Posted: April 22, 2021, 5:56 PM