The University of Delaware has been awarded $3.3 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a program that will serve as a national model for diversifying and strengthening the academic workforce.
19-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
In a landmark paper -- "Designed Synthesis of Large-Pore Crystalline Polyimide Covalent Organic Frameworks” -- published in the July 23 edition of the international scientific journal Nature Communications, University of Delaware researcher Yushan...
24-Jul-2014 9:35 AM EDT
University of Delaware researchers have identified a protein, hiding in plain sight, that acts like a bodyguard to help protect and stabilize another key protein, that when unstable, is involved in Crohn’s disease. The fundamental research points...
17-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT
The University of Delaware invites nominations for the 2015 Karl W. Böer Solar Energy Medal of Merit, which recognizes a pioneering contributor to solar, wind or other forms of renewable energy, and includes a $60,000 cash prize. Nominations must...
3-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT
The pursuit of extreme wealth by top managers can lead to lower performance and loss of shareholder value, a new study finds. But, a powerful board or long CEO tenure can moderate the impact.
20-Jun-2014 11:35 AM EDT
A naturally occurring microbe in soil that inhibits the rice blast fungus has been identified by a team of researcher from the University of Delaware and the University of California at Davis.
2-Jun-2014 9:55 AM EDT
Electric school buses that feed the power grid could save school districts millions of dollars — and reduce children’s exposure to diesel fumes — based on recent research by the University of Delaware.
28-May-2014 7:00 PM EDT
Research in the University of Delaware Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has shown that routine processing can affect the size of nanocarriers for targeted drug delivery. The research is reported in Nature Communications.
14-Apr-2014 2:00 PM EDT
Roberta Golinkoff, University of Delaware Is Available to Talk on the Importance of Language Development and Play in Early Education
12-Aug-2014 9:05 AM EDT
Dr. Tricia Wachendorf, UD, is Available for Interview on Hurricane Preparedness, Emergency Response and Disaster Management #Hurricaneiselle #Hurricanejulio
8-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
University of Delaware Professor Matt Robinson Is Available to Talk on the Soccer World Cup and What It Means for the US Economy
11-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT
University of Delaware professor Debra Hess Norris can’t resist quoting a few lyrics from her favorite band of all time — the Beatles — in her lectures on photograph preservation.
On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the “British...
5-Feb-2014 5:00 PM EST
University of Delaware sociologist Joel Best became skeptical about Halloween sadism when he was a graduate student. Now with over 50 years of data, he still hasn't found a documented case of a child who was seriously harmed by a contaminated...
25-Oct-2013 3:40 PM EDT
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17-Jul-2012 12:45 PM EDT
A professor who specializes in fair trade issues says what Bloomberg News uncovered in Victoria's Secret's African supply chain is a symptom of a larger problem.
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