The University of Maryland (UMD) is making a major investment to obtain the most technologically advanced equipment on the College Park campus for application across a broad range of research areas, from neuroimaging to next-generation quantum materials.
Institute for Systems Research faculty advised PhD, MS, BS and 12 MSSE students who graduated in May 2021.
The agreement leverages Maryland's national leadership in engineering, robotics, computer science, operations research, modeling and simulation, and cybersecurity.
The new program is open to mid-career UMD Ph.D. students with Maryland Robotics Center advisors.
The book covers state-of-the-art integrated circuit authentication techniques, including technologies, protocols and emerging applications.
They will investigate a wide range of attack methodologies that could be used against protoype IC chiplets being developed in the project.
ISR, ECE, Fraunhofer USA CESE and ARLIS researchers will assess strength of AISS security protections.
Hardware security expert's citation reads, “for contributions to hardware intellectual property protection and security.”
Recycling isn't always good in the electronics world where passing off old integrated circuits as 'new' is increasingly common.
UMD researchers are building an ingestible capsule that can monitor and model gut microbiome serotonin activity and help demystify the “gut-brain axis.”
The 2020 ISR Welcome Back Reception and Awards Ceremony was held online due to the pandemic situation.
The optical features of paper can be used to authenticate documents with mobile cameras and illumination.
Micro-signals on videos could be used to infer physiological conditions.
Funded teams feature UMD faculty from 15 academic departments and six centers and institutes
Modelling Human Motion
presents a comprehensive overview of human motion essential for robotics applications.
Gang Qu and colleagues have proposed a new secure scan design scheme to provide authentication and alleviate security concerns.
International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) 2020 will be held online from May 31st to August 31st. MRC researchers will be presenting 16 papers at this conference.
Their promotions are effective July 1, 2020.
New NSF funding, Lab on a Chip
paper for Ghodssi group developing minimally invasive medical devices.
Babadi has broad research interests in statistical and adaptive signal processing, neural signal processing, and systems neuroscience.
'Cryptographic hash' could thwart attackers seeking the cipher keys of sensitive integrated circuits.
Dinesh Manocha and colleagues' algorithm significantly simplifies the data preparation for learning-based grasping systems and leads to higher qualities of learned grasps.
Gang Qu and colleagues find the representative path delay can represent the average of critical path delays under different reference circuits.
Papers and poster sessions addressed topics ranging from crash data analysis to tracking the outcomes of major highway projects.
New review article by original author Michael Fu traces game-playing AI programs to seminal 2005 paper in Operations Research.
Researchers from across UMD convene to discuss the latest projects funded by BBI
The interdisciplinary project will explore the molecular connection between the gut and the nervous system.
The award recognizes exceptionally influential research accomplishments by Clark School faculty.
Awarded proposals feature researchers from seven colleges and schools as well as three centers and institutes
Qu spoke on “Hardware-Based Lightweight Authentication for IoT Application.”
BBI-affiliated faculty instrumental to "Readout and control of spatiotemporal neuronal codes for behavior"
The University’s Brain and Behavior Initiative (BBI) hosted its Second Annual Seed Grant Symposium on November 14, 2018 at Adele’s in the Stamp Student Union.
Bio-inspired sensorimotor framework allows quadrotors to fly though unknown gaps without building 3D maps.
UMD chemist will direct two labs on nanoscale fabrication and characterization
Projects featuring Fritz, Babadi and Ghodssi are among seven chosen for FY18 funding.
The AFOSR initiative funds researchers from Maryland, UCLA, the University of Houston, and Princeton.
Over 115 people attend symposium featuring work and accomplishments of BBI Seed Grant Awardees for FY16/FY17.
The research will focus on the development of three enabling technologies to establish polymorphic gates as a hardware security primitive.
Nine projects selected for funding.
Professor Gang Qu's keynote speech was on “How Hardware are Made Insecure and Untrusted.”
Clark School researchers are developing game-changing solid-state battery technology
Chang, Fu, Hu and Marcus write about their contribution to AlphaGo and how the OR and CS/AI communities could better cooperate.
200 scientists and students attend bi-annual nanoscience conference at UMD
Transparent wood made at UMD could create new windows, cars and solar panels
Chang, Fu, Hu and Marcus developed ideas at the core of the system that defeated Go master Lee Se-Dol in early March.
Five projects selected for inaugural round of funding.
Qu and research team will study the use of Silicon Physical Unclonable Functions (PUFs) as an entropy source.
Program, now in eight year, spurs inter-campus research collaboration
Security must be designed into systems, not added after the fact, both agreed.
Qu spoke at the 16th Chinese Fault-Tolerant Computing Conference (CFTC2015) in Shanghai, China.
Anodes with layer of alumina resist corrosion and cycle well
ECE professor was one of two nominees from the University of Maryland.
The workshop concentrated on emerging cybersecurity technologies used in warfare.
Researchers will investigate how crowds of neurons process sensory information.
Faculty promoted to full professor, associate professor with tenure.
Srivastava's research has advanced the frontiers of chip design technology.
Qu is part of new AFOSR MURI on security theory for nano-scale devices.
Awards honor outstanding faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, and staff.
Qu, Srivastava and Alumnus Forte Focus Research on Changing Future Nano-Scale Device Security
New initiative positions university at the forefront of the next chapter in massive open online courses.
Wood fibers help nano-scale batteries keep their structure
Professor Gang Qu speaks on establishing trust in critical components for Internet of Things: circuitry and routing protocols.
Chowdhury’s research focuses on optical tweezers.
Free event will address challenges related to next-generation vehicle cyber systems.
Research is part of agreement between Autonomous Province of Trento, Italy, and University of Maryland.
Monthly journal covers computer architectures, digital devices, operating systems, and new and important applications and trends.
ECE faculty receive $450K grant from Air Force Office of Scientific Research.
ISR welcomes Desai, Humbert, Jacob, Paley, Qu and Smela.
Ph.D. students chosen to participate in Clark School program designed to prepare future professors.
Researchers will develop a system that features holographic optical tweezers.
Twenty-seven ECE faculty members honored, representing 1/8 of researchers recognized university-wide.
Gang Qu featured in MIT Technology Review
for research aimed at saving processing power.
Undergraduate presenters honored for their 11-week research internship projects.
Uzi Vishkin's group develops first easy-to-program parallel processing supercomputer prototype.
This IP is available to license.
Cover story features Professors Ulukus, Ephremides, Narayan, Liu and La
Book explains recent sampling and population-based numerical algorithms that overcome the difficulties of computing an optimal solution in terms of a policy and/or value function.
Research will focus on novel applications of data hiding in computer programs.
ECE group wins best paper prize at conference on special-purpose computing systems.
Two promoted to professor and four promoted to associate professor.
Team earns grant from National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance.
Project will develop experimental prototypes of intelligent embedded systems
ECE Assistant Professor Gang Qu earns $50,000 award from Microsoft.
Research will investigate parallel random-access model (PRAM)-on-chip.