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- InTheCapital, February 20, 2014
A Key Fob That Automatically Locks Your Computer When You Leave
ECE graduate's startup company, CoolCAD Electronics LLC, launches 30-day kickstarter campaign for new computer security product.
- The Business Monthly, February 18, 2014
TRX Systems' Teolis and Politi: On Track to Save Lives
MTech company co-founded by Professor Gilmer Blankenship, TRX, is working to improve survival odds for firefighters, soldiers and miners with tracking technology.
- The Washington Post, January 5, 2014
Washington Area Tech Companies to Show Off Their Gadgets at International CES
Professor Carol Espy-Wilson will exhibit technology developed by her company, OmniSpeech, at CES for the first time.
- National Geographic, December 17, 2013
Dreams of the World: Flight Simulation of Robotic Birds with Cameron Rose, UC Berkeley
ECE alumnus Cameron Rose (B.S. CE, '10) studies the modeling and control of flapping-winged robots as a graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley.
- Huffington Post, August 14, 2013
Sequestration Ushers In A Dark Age For Science In America
Professors Thomas Antonsen and Phillip Sprangle speak to the Huffington Post about the lack of funding for research proposals and how the sequestration is affecting the growth of research programs at the University of Maryland.
- CBS Baltimore, October 1, 2011
University of Maryland Wins U.S. Solar Decathlon
The University of Maryland has won top overall honors in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon.
- The Washington Post, October 1, 2011
U-Md.'Watershed' home wins Solar Decathlon
A green home designed and built by University of Maryland students took top overall honors in this year’s U.S. Energy Department Solar Decathlon, which aims to showcase innovative and affordable solar-powered homes.
- Los Angeles Times, October 1, 2011
University of Maryland wins 2011 Solar Decathlon for house design
The University of Maryland won the 2011 Solar Decathlon on Saturday afternoon, beating students from Purdue, a New Zealand team and a combined entry from Caltech and the Southern California Institute of Architecture in the U.S. Department of Energy's biannual design competition.
- The Baltimore Sun, October 1, 2011
University of Maryland wins Solar Decathlon for house design
The University of Maryland took first place Saturday in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon 2011 with a solar-powered, energy-conserving WaterShed House that was inspired by the Chesapeake Bay.
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