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UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies Joins Groundbreaking Study on Big Data Ethics

Funded by a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation, PERVADE (Pervasive Data Ethics for Computational Research), brings together a multi-disciplinary team with expertise in computational science, research ethics, data practices, law...
18-Sep-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NSF Grant Funds Sensor Manufacturing with Inkjet Printing


A grant from the National Science Foundation will help UWM scientists cut the cost of mass-producing tiny water sensors coated with nano materials.
24-Aug-2017 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Now Showing: Researchers Create First 3D Movie of Virus in Action

Imaging the movement of a virus demonstrates that single-particle X- ray scattering has the potential to shed new light on key molecular processes, like viral infection, when paired with powerful new algorithms.
12-Aug-2017 11:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Chen Takes Leave for National Science Foundation Post


Junhong Chen, a UWM distinguished professor of mechanical and materials engineering, has been named program director of NSF’s Engineering Research Centers Program, a post that he will hold for up to two years.
27-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UWM Alumni Association names 2017 Alumni Award winners

Twenty-five individual awardees and two corporate partners will receive "Alumni of the year" honors from the UWM Alumni Association at an evening ceremony on Friday, Oct. 6.
26-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Indicates Public Investment Pays Off in Pedestrian, Bicyclist Safety

A new study of pedestrian and bicycle travel suggests investment in infrastructure and policies to encourage walking and biking is correlated with lower rates of pedestrian and bicyclist deaths. The work by researchers at the University of...
26-Jul-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Fund for Lake Michigan Backs University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Ground-Breaking Study of Aquatic Species

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Freshwater Sciences has received a grant to sequence the DNA and analyze the genetic makeup of three key aquatic species, including Yellow Perch and the Green Bay Mayfly. the University of...
18-Jul-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Attains National Accreditation


The graduate-level Zilber School was created to to address health disparities in Milwaukee and other cities and the shortage of trained workers who practice in urban areas. Between 2013 and 2017, the school attracted more than $9.3 million in...
6-Jul-2017 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

An expert on Asian politics, UW-Milwaukee Professor Uk Heo has written extensively on the North Korean nuclear crisis and US-South Korea relations


5-Sep-2017 4:05 PM EDT

Foxconn in Wisconsin: UW-Milwaukee experts discuss employment, economics, environmental issues

14-Aug-2017 10:00 AM EDT

UW-Milwaukee Census Expert Available to Discuss the Significance of the Resignation of the Director of the U.S. Census Bureau

15-May-2017 10:05 AM EDT

Consent Decree: "It's a Heavy Hammer, but You Need It in the Toolbox."

27-Apr-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Meteorologist Applies Biological Evolution to Forecasting


What if a computer model could improve itself over time without requiring additional data? Paul Roebber has made weather forecasting more accurate by repurposing an idea from Charles Darwin.
6-Apr-2017 3:05 PM EDT

#UWM Experts Available for Super Bowl Comment

3-Feb-2017 9:05 AM EST

UWM Experts Available to Discuss Topics Related to the Trump Transition

9-Jan-2017 4:05 PM EST

How Would Washington, D.C., Be Evacuated if a Disaster Occurs During Inauguration?

Washington, D.C., officials are likely finalizing the evacuation plan they would use if something went wrong during inauguration. Common mistakes in such plans are converting highways to one-way routes and having fewer lanes on exit roads, which...
14-Dec-2016 4:05 PM EST

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