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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.
MacArthur “genius” fellow Anne Basting reframes how we look at growing old.
UWM’s Kyle Swanson organized a revised approach to the university’s remedial mathematics program, and it’s adding up to multiple levels of success.
A hardy perennial is a promising source of biofuel, and UWM scientist Dave Zhao is developing a key technique to unlock its potential.
He’s reinventing how we think of concrete, and Konstantin Sobolev’s creations could make potholes disappear.
How UWM sport psychology experts help athletes achieve peak performance.
Nursing professor Teresa Johnson studies a peer support group for expectant mothers that lowers the infant mortality rate.
Paul Roebber can’t change the weather, but he’s still revolutionizing how it’s predicted.
Very little is known about the million-plus American children providing significant medical care for adults. Melinda Kavanaugh wants to change that.
Whether supporting children with autism or training new teachers, Elizabeth Drame gets at the heart of what’s needed in special education.
UWM researchers rethink how people with vision loss can better experience the internet.
UWM’s Christine Kovach has a rare collaboration that offers new avenues for nursing home studies.
UWM biologist Gary Casper’s team discovers animals long thought to have left the Milwaukee area.
UWM’s Belle Rose Ragins explains how employees benefit from more authentic work relationships.
Spotlight : Water
Freshwater scientists discovered a Lake Michigan mystery, and meticulously documented data to solve it.
Harvey Bootsma studies, among other things, the yearly discharge of carbon dioxide from from the lake into the atmosphere. The event could offer insights into maintaining a healthy food chain and the role of lakes in climate change.
UWM graduate student Subhomita Ghosh Roy studies the practice of dumping toxic dye water within India’s garment industry.
UWM students in the Community Design Solutions program develop plan to refresh Milwaukee’s 27th Street.
UWM’s latest Knauss Fellowship winners put their water education to work in governmental support roles.
Architecture student Asal Issa’s design could save hundreds of avian lives as part of UWM’s wide-ranging study on bird-building collisions.
UWM students help research, design and create a mural depicting a range of moments from past to present.
UWM’s App Brewery teams with Children’s Hospital to help physicians during pediatric emergencies.
UWM historian J. David Hoeveler explores the thoughts and leadership of the late UW President John Bascom.
Learn how modern technology is shaping archaeology.
David DiValerio gives us a disquieting look at three unconventional Tibetan monks.
UWM language professor Robin Pickering-Iazzi explores perceptions of the Mafia in Italian fiction and nonfiction.
UWM sociologist Jennifer Jordan examines how people around the world have sought to identify and preserve old-fashioned varieties of fruits and vegetables.