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LANL donation adding to UNM supercomputing power
March 15, 2017
A new computing system to be donated to The University of New Mexico Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC) by Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) will put the “super” in supercomputing. Read More...

Calhoun honored for research and mentorship
March 13, 2017
Vince Calhoun’s warm smile deeply contrasts with cold plastic of the machine at the center of his distinguished career. During the last quarter century, his research has focused on creating algorithms used in the fMRI scanner to map electrical currents via blood moving through the human brain. Read More...

UNM professor uses game theory to explore best response to cyber attacks
February 28, 2017
A University of New Mexico computer science professor is co-author of an article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that explores how cyber attack victims should best respond. Read More...

$7 million Air Force contract to fund next-generation satellite electronics
February 22, 2017
The University of New Mexico has been awarded a $7 million grant from the Air Force Research Laboratory to develop and build new materials and devices for electronics in space. Read More...

UNM engineering student joins ranks of the elite
February 2, 2017
Julian Vigil is a point of pride for the Lobo pack. The chemical engineering senior was just named as one of the elite Churchill Scholars. Read More...

NSF CAREER recipient to investigate reactivity of uranium mine wastes in Native communities
February 2, 2017
José M. Cerrato, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award. The project will measure the environmental impact that abandoned uranium mines have had in Native American communities and develop methods to lessen the effects. Read More...

Application deadline Feb. 15 for Women In STEM awards
January 27, 2017
Women faculty in The University of New Mexico's STEM fields can now apply for a variety of grants as part of the 2017 Women In STEM awards. Read More...

Symposium offers opportunities for UNM-LANL collaborations
January 25, 2017
Students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in a University of New Mexico/Los Alamos National Laboratory computational symposium at The University of New Mexico on Jan. 31. Read More...

National Academy of Sciences grant will fund research for railroad bridge safety
January 23, 2017
Two professors in the Department of Civil Engineering at The University of New Mexico have received nearly $100,000 from the National Academy of Sciences that will fund work to make railroad bridges safer through the use of drones and lasers. Read More...