News & Announcements

Because of Colwell, UMD is among the top

Jan 19, 2011 - Science Watch has recognized UMD to be amongst the top two in the world (with Harvard) in cholera-related research, based on Rita Colwell's pioneering work.

Vishkin's article receives worldwide press

Jan 12, 2011 - Professor Uzi Vishkin has received worldwide press coverage following the publication of his article "Using Simple Abstraction to Reinvent Computing for Parallelism" in the

Samet named AAAS Fellow

Jan 06, 2011 - Hanan Samet has been elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in recognition of his seminal and foundational work in spatial data structures and reasoning.