Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

Two BioE/ISR Professors Receive Maryland Industrial Partnership Funding

Diagnostic anSERS Inc. and Cordex Systems LLC were among the 16 companies recently selected to receive grants from the Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) program.

Part of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), an initiative of the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland, MIPS provides matching grants for technology product development projects that team Maryland companies with researchers in the state's public universities. MIPS has supported projects from more than 500 companies since 1987.

Fishell Department of Bioengineering (BioE) and Institute for Systems Research (ISR) associate professor Benjamin Shapiro was awarded $150,502 to support Cordex Systems LLC's development of a new medical device for detecting and monitoring cardiovascular disease.

BioE and ISR assistant professor Ian White received $135,000 to help Diagnostic anSERS Inc. (founded by BioE graduate students Eric Hoppman and Sean Virgile) advance its development of a new, highly sensitive chemical sensing device fabricated on paper using inkjet printing.

For More Information:

Read the MIPS press release »
Visit the MIPS web site »
Visit the Diagnostic anSERS web site »
Visit Professor Shapiro's web site »
Visit the White Research Group web site »

Related Articles:
Didier Depireux wins inaugural Provost's Excellence Award
Ben Shapiro shows pulsing magnetic fields could push drugs to deep targets
Shapiro, Martin awarded MPowering seed grant for novel study of cancer cells' 'microtentacles'
Shapiro is PI for NSF magnetic chemotherapy grant
Nacev, Chowdhury place in 2013 Dean's Doctoral Student Research Award competition
Shapiro, Depireux team for series of grants to combat hearing loss
Shapiro wins NSF grant for assembly of colloidal crystals

February 26, 2013


Prev   Next

 

 

Current Headlines

Pamela Abshire elected IEEE Fellow

Shihab Shamma elected IEEE Fellow

Wu Named AAAS Fellow

Baras, Kenyon, Hughes Network Systems win MIPS Global Impact Award

New microsystems detect, treat bacterial biofilms that cause post-operative infections

Srivastava named Clark School Dean for Graduate Affairs

DW News Interviews Khaligh on Electric Vehicle Trends

FPE Undergrad Benefits from University FIRE Program

Vishkin, Barua and Ghanim Introduce ICE to Eliminate Programmer’s Multi-Threading – A Productivity-Buster in Parallel Computing

QUEST Celebrates 25th Anniversary

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar