The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (often referred to as UMBC) is an American public research university, located in Baltimore County, Maryland, United States, mostly in the community of Catonsville.
Established as a part of the University System of Maryland in 1966, the university specializes in the natural sciences and engineering, while also offering programs in the liberal arts.
UMBC Research and Technology Park is a 71 acre development on the campus hosting technology, bioscience and research organizations, many of which are engaged in partnership with the University. The research park is split into two campuses. The North Campus focuses primarily on cybersecurity, and includes the Cyber Incubator and a new addition of the CyberHive. The South Campus is a life-science and business incubator, and has graduated over 50 companies through its program. Research Park tenants include the US Geological Survey, US Forestry Service, CardioMed Device Consultants, Audacious Inquiry, Med-IQ, Physician Practice, Inc., Retirement Living TV, Ascentium Corporation, Solvern Innovations, RMF Engineering, Inc., Convergent Technology, Clear Resolution Consulting, Fearless Solutions, Potomac Photonics, and Next Breath.
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OpenAI unveils 'Universe,' a platform that helps AI learn from complex environments - TechRepublic
December 5, 2016 - "The Atari game suite has been a valuable benchmarking tool for AI researchers," said Marie desJardins, professor of computer science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and former chair of AAAI (the National Conference of the Association ...
Maryland congressman in running to head NIH? - Science Magazine
December 1, 2016 - Harris was once a co-investigator on NIH-funded research as a faculty member at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He was elected to the Maryland Senate in 1998 and to the House of Representatives in 2011. As a member of the House ...
Chronic Pain, Opioids: No Easy Fix - UMB News
December 1, 2016 - ... fact that you're here today to light the path forward,” University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman, MD, told a panel of experts representing various academic disciplines and backgrounds at the symposium in the University of Maryland ...
CoapTech, LLC, And University of Maryland, Baltimore Set Stage To Commercialize Novel Procedure For Placing ... - PR Newswire (press release)
November 29, 2016 - BALTIMORE, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- University of Maryland (UM) Ventures and CoapTech, LLC, announced today that the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) has granted CoapTech exclusive licensing rights for the commercial development of a ...
Dr. Richard F. Mayer, neurologist, dies - Baltimore Sun
November 29, 2016 - Dr. Richard Mayer, who trained generations of neurologists over nearly 50 years as a teaching physician in Baltimore, and whose pioneering research advanced testing with electromyography, known as EMG, died Tuesday after a car crash in Towson. He was ...
Morgan Science Students Shine at UMBC Research Symposium - Morgan State University Newsroom
November 22, 2016 - ... State University's School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences (SCMNS) were outcompeting their peers for first or second place honors at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County's (UMBC's) 19th Undergraduate Research Symposium in ...
ALEI Unites Stakeholders at Conference - UMB News
November 21, 2016 - ALEI is a collaboration of the Francis King Carey School of Law at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB); the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP); and the School of Agricultural and ...
IPE Seed Grants Generate Early Results - UMB News
November 21, 2016 - Researchers from the latest round of seed grants awarded by the University of Maryland, Baltimore's (UMB) Center for Interprofessional Education presented their results at the second annual IPE Seed Grant Symposium on Nov. 14. Scientists in 2015-2016 ...
UMBC seeking enterprise zone to help tenants at business park - Baltimore Sun
November 17, 2016 - The University of Maryland, Baltimore County is asking the Maryland Department of Commerce to designate its research-and-development business park an enterprise zone, making tenants eligible for state tax credits for adding jobs and improving buildings.
Camden Partners has a new venture fund for Maryland startups - Technical.ly Baltimore
November 7, 2016 - Warnock, George Petrocheilos, David Oros and Jacob Vogelstein founded the Camden Partners Exelixis Fund. Helping startups from the region's research institutions such as Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland Baltimore, UMBC and Fort Meade is a key ...
University of Maryland, Baltimore County research articles from Innovation Toronto
- Study finds that Ebola vaccine is safe and stimulates strong immune responses in adults in Mali and USA – November 19, 2015
- ‘Squid skin’ metamaterials project yields vivid color display – September 24, 2014
- New Low-Cost, Nondestructive Technology Cuts Risk from Mercury Hot Spots
- NASA announces new CubeSat space mission candidates