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2011 Press Coverage

12/27/11

Fuel cell advances make MIT Technology Review's energy round-up for 2011.

12/22/11

Podcast with Michel Cukier and David Maimon regarding their study of cybercriminals.

12/18/2011

WTOP Radio and the NAE cover Prof. Eric Wachsman's fuel cell advances.

12/15/2011

Footage from a live WTTG Fox 5 broadcast with the TerpsRacing team:

WATCH: Interview in the TerpsRacing garage.

WATCH: Overview of TerpsRacing competitions and reporter Annie Yu test-drives the Baja racing vehicle.

WATCH: Design of the Formual SAE vehicle.

12/13/2011

WUSA9 in Washington, D.C., covers the Fall 2011 Hovercraft Competition.

12/5/2011

Science Nation profiles technology developed by Clark School spin-off company TRX Systems that could help save the lives of emergency responders.

12/2/2011

MIT's Technology Review features Eric Wachsman's work on gasoline-powered fuel cell technology.

11/30/2011

The UK's The Register covers Michel Cukier's collaboration with a criminologist to study cyber crime.

11/30/2011

The Maryland Daily Record features Clark School research that will track wildlife using a wireless computer network.

11/30/2011

The toy company of two chemical engineering alumni is written up by Design News.

11/29/2011

PCWorld and WUSA*9 cover efforts to study cybercrime with a combination of engineering and criminology.

11/26/2011

The New York Times covers a teenager that invented a prosthetic with the help of Clark School professors.

11/26/2011

Washington Post coverage of NASA's rigorous astronaut training program mentions Clark School alumna and astronaut trainee Jeannette Epps.

11/18/2011

The Baltimore Sun covers the Gamera team's world records.

11/18/2011

Scientific American quotes UMERC Director Eric Wachsman on the need for better fuel cell research strategies.

11/17/2011

The Baltimore Sun interviews a Clark School alumnus who hiked the entire Pacific Crest Trail.

10/31/2011

Civil engineering professor Bilal Ayyub talks about the threat of rising sea levels to Washington, D.C., in USA Today.

10/27/2011

Civil engineering professor Gerry Galloway gives a bad grade to recent levee inspections, in The Washington Post.

10/22/2011

The Baltimore Sun covers the recent Mid-Atlantic Cyber Challenge, in which UM students placed second.

10/18/2011

Gerry Galloway tells St. Louis Today that climate change, sea level rise and population growth will lead to more flooding in coming years.

10/9/2011

Metropolis Magazine features UM's WaterShed house.

10/9/2011

The Washington Post features Clark School spin-off TRX Systems and a company working with the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering to help consumers better understand product energy costs.

10/5/2011

Aerospace Engineering Chair Mark Lewis explains the challenges of planning for model airplane attacks in Popular Mechanics.

10/4/2011

U.S. News & World Report covers UM's Solar Decathlon victory on one of its blogs.

10/3/2011

Voice of America covers UM's Solar Decathlon win (with video).

10/3/2011

The Clark School's Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering gets a mention in The Washington Post's Capital Business section.

10/3/2011

Clark School spin-off company TRX Systems gets growth advice from The Washington Post.

10/3/2011

The Washington Post covers UM's Solar Decathlon win.

10/1/2011

Civil engineering professor Gerald Galloway comments on flood insurance changes and how they will affect the residents of flood-prone Port Deposit, Md., in the Baltimore Sun.

9/30/2011

Sarah Bergbreiter's flea-like microrobots are featured by Fast Company.

9/30/2011

MyFoxDC covers UM's participation in the Solar Decathlon (with video).

9/30/2011

WaterShed's liquid desiccant waterfall gets a mention in Huffington Post's preview of the Solar Decathlon.

9/26/2011

Local coverage of the grand opening of the University of Maryland Energy Research Center.

9/26/2011

The Washington Post previews what's cool at the Solar Decathlon, including WaterShed's green roof.

9/23/2011

Baltimore's FOX45 visits the Neutral Buoyancy Research Facility to do live spots during the morning about our robotics research. Watch a story that aired during the evening broadcast as well, including an interview with a scuba diver while he was inside the tank!

9/23/2011

The Washington Post features UM's WaterShed Solar Decathlon entry. Also view the related photo gallery.

9/15/2011

Associated Press video coverage of the 2011 Maryland Robotics Day.

9/14/2011

Baltimore Sun coverage of a Clark School alumnus' generous gift to the university.

9/13/2011

Fire protection engineering professor Marino di Marzo talks with the Huffington Post about nuclear reactor safety.

9/9/2011

Civil engineering's Ed Link mentioned in a New Orleans Times-Picayune article on new levees in New Orleans.

9/7/2011

Civil engineering's Prof. Gerry Galloway speaks with FOX Business News about Pres. Obama's jobs plan.

8/26/2011

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"Good Morning, America" sends a reporter into the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel to experience hurricane-force winds.

8/25/2011

WUSA*9 (Washington, D.C., CBS affiliate) checks out the Clark School's earthquake simulator.

8/25/2011

Electrical and computer engineering's Ashok Agrawala comments on why cell phones failed after the recent earthquake in a conversation with CNN.

8/23/2011

Civil engineering's Yunfeng Zhang spoke with several newspapers including The Washington Post, about the effects of the recent earthquake on the region's infrastructure.

8/17/2011

Aerospace engineering's Gordon Leishman discusses how to design a stealthy helicopter with Discovery News.

8/8/2011

Michel Cukier on training the next generation of cybersecurity professionals in The Huffington Post.

8/7/2011

Mehdi Kalantari's bridge sensors are featured in Forbes.

8/1/2011

WJLA (Washington, D.C., ABC affiliate) news story on Mehdi Kalantari's bridge sensors.

8/1/2011

WTOP features alumnus Medhi Kalantari's bridge sensor research.

8/1/2011

Slate profiles a new type of traffic intersection, dreamt up by an alum while he was a student here.

8/1/2011

Air & Space Magazine features the Gamera human-powered helicopter flight attempts from May. [article not available online]

7/30/2011

Prof. Gerry Galloway is quoted on flood risk assessment in The New York Times.

7/28/2011

Scientific American interviews ISR researcher Cynthia Moss for her expertise on bats.

7/28/2011

Wired highlights Igor Smolyaninov's work to mimic the end of time.

7/27/2011

WJLA (Washington, D.C., ABC affiliate) visits the lab of ISR researcher Cynthia Moss, who is studying the flight of bats to improve flight technology.

7/25/2011

Bioengineering student and UM student body president Kaiyi Xie visits Capitol Hill (Washington Post/ABC News).

7/22/2011

BioE/math senior Kaiyi Xie, SGA president, guests blogs for The Washington Post on the day of Pres. Obama's Town Hall on campus.

7/21/2011

CNN visits the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel for the testing of a propulsion system for a new type of aerial vehicle.

7/21/2011

NBC 4 (Washington, D.C.) visits the Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel during the test of the propulsion system for a military vehicle.

7/21/2011

The UM Solar Decathlon team's WaterShed house is highlighted on the PBS "Nightly Business Report."

7/21/2011

The Baltimore Sun covers the UM Solar Decathlon team and WaterShed house. Photo gallery.

7/14/2011

The Washington Post, Maryland Daily Record and the Associated Press cover the latest Gamera human-powered helicopter flight attempt.

7/14/2011

WaterShed Solar Decathlon team leaders pen an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun.

7/11/2011

Prof. Gerry Galloway calls for more planning regarding the Missouri River (St. Louis Beacon).

7/8/2011

AeroE Chair Mark Lewis discusses the future of human spaceflight with CNBC.

7/8/2011

WAMU (Washington, D.C., NPR station) profiles the WaterShed team's Solar Decathlon efforts.

7/7/2011

Prof. Greg Baecher weighs in on protecting municipal water supplies in this Associated Press article.

6/28/2011

The Gamera team is mentioned in a Washington Post article on human flight endeavors.

6/10/2011

Mtech's Dean Chang quoted by the Baltimore Sun in an article on startup accelerators.

6/2/2011

Baltimore Sun coverage of Gamera's national records.

6/2/2011

Popular Mechanics updates its online article with the news of Gamera's national records.

6/2/2011

Wired asks if time travel may still be possible. Smolyaninov still says no.

5/29/2011

Mtech's David Barbe joins Gov. O'Malley on trip to Asia, reports The Washington Post.

5/18/2011

MSNBC's Cosmic Log Blog covers the rise of Gamera. So does Popular Science.

5/13/2011

New Scientist coverage of the Gamera flight.

5/13/2011

Associated Press video from our Gamera team's flight tests.

5/12/2011

Washington Post coverage of the successful Gamera flight.

Baltimore Sun announces successful Gamera flight.

Washington Times video story about Gamera.

U.K.'s Daily Mail coverage of Wednesday's flight attempts.

5/11/2011

ABC7 (Washington, D.C.) coverage of the flight attempts on Wednesday.

Washington Post coverage of the Gamera flight attempts on May 11. Photos.

 

May 11 Gamera coverage by The Baltimore Sun. Also photos and video.

MyFoxDC: UMd. Team Testing Human-Powered Helicopter Named Gamera

5/9/2011

MSNBC preview of our human-powered helicopter flight trials.

The New Zealand Herald and Discovery News cover our team's attempt to fly a human-powered helicopter.

5/8/2011

The Washington Post features the Sikorsky Prize goal of our human-powered helicopter team.

4/30/2011

Prof. Gerry Galloway talks about fighting flood waters with The Wall Street Journal.

4/27/2011

National Geographic picks up Igor Smoyaninov's Big Bang experiment.

4/27/2011

Prof. Gerry Galloway comments on the Obama administration's water efforts in The Washington Post.

4/25/2011

BioE Chair Bill Bentley comments on creating a better artificial intestine in The Los Angeles Times.

4/12/2011

Igor Smolyaninov is featured by Wired for recreating the Big Bang using metamaterials.

4/11/2011

Science Nation with Miles O'Brien features the work of Prof. Ray Phaneuf to save silver artifacts.

4/8/2011

Baltimore's ABC2 covers the launch of Prof. Jungho Kim's experiment aboard the Space Shuttle.

4/7/2011

MyFoxDC covers the unveiling of UM's Solar Decathlon entry, WaterShed. [story no longer available]

4/6/2011

Igor Smolyaninov talks about exploring time thru metamaterials with MIT's Technology Review.

4/1/2011

MIT's Technology Review covers Prof. Bill Bentley's "drug blimps."

3/22/2011

Alum Jose Reyes is profiled by Bloomberg for his compact nuclear power plants.

3/22/2011

The Associated Press covers the new cybersecurity seminar series, co-sponsored by the University of Maryland and Google.

3/16/2011

Prof. Mohammad Modarres compares nuclear reactor cooling systems in The Washington Post.

3/14/2011

The Atlantic asks Prof. Mohammad Modarres about nuclear reactor safety.

3/13/2011

Prof. Gerry Galloway talks about seawalls versus tsunamis in The New York Times.

3/1/2011

Igor Smolyaninov talks about turning microscopes into nanoscopes with Wired.

2/28/2011

WUSA9 (Washington, D.C., CBS affiliate) covers the Metropolitan Area Transportation Operations Coordination program, which is supported by the Clark School's Center for Advanced Transportation Technology.

2/28/2011

The University of Maryland Energy Research Center gets a mention in the Washington Post Business section.

2/23/2011

Hillman Entrepreneurs student Trevor Young is profiled by WJLA (Washington, D.C., ABC affiliate)

2/22/2011

Prof. Chung C. Fu discusses the aesthetics of the inter-county connector in Montgomery County with The Washington Post.

2/17/2011

CATT's Tom Jacob talks about how to avoid traffic nightmares during a snowstorm.

2/17/2011

Prof. John Baras explains how to avoid being a victim of cyber pickpocketing.

2/16/2011

The Washington Post features the Metropolitan Area Transportation Operations Coordination Center, which is supported by the Clark Schoo's Center for Advanced Transportation Technology.

2/17/2011

The Kansas City Star features an alumna of the Hillman Program.

2/9/2011

The Philadelphia Enquirer interviews Michael Pecht about the NASA Toyota study.

2/9/2011

Atlanta Journal Constitution: FPE's Vincent Brannigan praises Atlanta firefighters responding to a fiery crash.

2/7/2011

WUSA 9 and the Associated Press report on the Maryland Cybersecurity Center's partnership with Tenable.

2/7/2011

The Washington Post profiles MSE graduate student Mark Kujawski and his idea for a new snow-melting technology.

1/31/2011

Igor Smolyaninov shows New Scientist how to cook up "quantum foam."

1/29/2011

Prof. Uzi Vishkin calls for a "radical redesign" of computers in PC World.

1/28/2011

The Huffington Post remembers the Space Shuttle Challenger astronauts including alumna Judith Resnik '77.

1/28/2011

New Scientist gives Evan Ulrich's monocopter a spin.

1/28/2011

The Akron Beacon Journal remembers Judith Resnik (Ph.D. '77, electrical engineering).

1/26/2011

MIT's Technology Review features Igor Smolyaninov and his quantum foam.

1/26/2011

The Cleveland Plain Dealer revisits an article about Judth Resnik '77 on the 25th anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.

1/24/2011

The Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel's Jewel Barlow weighs in on mysterious noises in Cheverly, Md., on WAMU. (opens RealMedia file)

1/9/2011

The Baltimore Sun covers Martek's success, and how Mtech helped.

 

 

 

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