Undergraduates compete for research glory

More than 270 UWM students from across disciplines presented results of their research from this academic year at the annual symposium sponsored by the UWM Office of Undergraduate Research on April 28. The projects included oral, performance and poster presentations on a range of topics – from sustainable neighborhoods to the effect of meditation on […]

New study: Sad images can help charities attract donors

Television advertisements showing sad-faced, hungry children may seem cliché, but they’re probably an effective way for charities to attract new donors. That’s one takeaway from a new study conducted by Xiaoxia Cao, an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies (JAMS). Cao looked at whether images of happy or sad people […]

Roads Scholars

UWM engineering associate professors Xiao Qin and Troy Liu pore over data pulled from roadside sensors, mobile phones and simple police crash reports, all with the goal of making driving safer.

The Young Caregivers

Very little is known about the million-plus American children providing significant medical care for adults. Melinda Kavanaugh wants to change that.

Publications & Presentations

Burlingame, B., Evans, C., & Roebber, P. J. (2017, June). The Influence of PBL Parameterization on the Practical Predictability of Convection Initiation During the Mesoscale Predictability Experiment (MPEX). Weather and Forecasting, 32(3), 1161-1183.
Burlingame, B., Evans, C., & Roebber, P. J. (2017, June). The Influence of PBL Parameterization on the Practical Predictability of Convection Initiation During the Mesoscale Predictability Experiment (MPEX). Weather and Forecasting, 32(3), 1161-1183.
Hinchman, E. S. (2017, May). "On the Risks of Resting Assured: An Assurance Theory of Trust". The Philosophy of Trust, 51-69. Oxford University Press.
Heywood, J. S., & DeVaro, J. (2017, May). Performance Pay and Work - Related Health Problems: A Longitudin al Study of Establishments. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 70(3), 670 - 703.
Fan, S., Tian, F., Li, J., Hutchins, W., Chen, H., Yang, F., Yuan, X., Cui, Z., Yang, C., & He, C. (2017, May). Identification of phenolic compounds that suppress the virulence of Xanthomonas oryzae on rice via the type III secretion system. Molecular Plant Pathology, 18(4), 555-568.
Moulthrop, S. A. (2017, May). "After Multimedia: Speed, Mass, and the Future Literary". KIM, U. (Ed.). SIFL: Literature and Its Readership in the Changing World, 2017, 278-292. Seoul: Daesan Foundation.
Bird-Soto, N. I. (2017, May). Gendering XX: Latinas, caribeñas y sus otros modos de ser. Bird-Soto, N. I. (Ed.). , 201. San Juan, Puerto Rico: Editorial Tiempo Nuevo.
Valle Orero, J., Rivas-Pardo, J. A., Tapia-Rojo, R., Popa, I., Echelman, D. J., Haldar, S., & Fernandez, J. M. (2017, May). Mechanical deformation accelerates protein ageing. Angewandte Chemie, n/a–n/a.
Edwards, R. W., Jeske, R. J., & Coltraine, J. B. (2017, May). Preliminary Evidence for the Efficacy of the Canine Surrogacy Approach in the Great Lakes. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 13, 516-525.
Chen, X., Huang, Y., Song, Q., & Zhu, C. (2017, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). The Stochastic Solution to a Cauchy Problem for Degenerate Parabolic Equations. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, 451, 448-472.