A look ahead to the future of Great Lakes research at the School of Freshwater Sciences.
Using instruments and algorithms, Georg Essl creates sounds in ways that might stretch the imagination.
When the FDA banned 19 antibacterial additives from over-the-counter hand soaps, UWM researcher Hongbo Ma took a look at some of the replacements. What she found: Some of the new chemicals were more toxic than the ones they replaced.
To improve treatment for PTSD, Christine Larson is researching better ways to identify and respond to risk factors of PTSD.
Research shows that teachers can build on their bilingual students’ first language to improve their overall educational progress.
How microgrids can be used to help modernize the United States’ outdated electrical grid.
Kirk Harris’ study was conducted in Chicago, but the professor says its findings can contribute to building safe and healthy communities everywhere.
Jeffrey Karron tracks pollinator activity and observes plant reproduction strategies, including the intricacies of cross-pollination.
Jie Yu and her team are developing a public transit app for UWM students that bundles multiple public and private modes of transportation.
Researchers are helping parents and children learn more about hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a rare disease that causes joint pain and fatigue.
The partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin features a training method for physicians called human-centered design.
To reduce maternal death rates, a UWM professor created an online resource that would allow clinicians to see patient data all in one place.
The Milwaukee Institute for Drug Discovery at UWM assists scientists in their quests to bring life-changing pharmaceuticals to the marketplace.
Spotlight: Health and Wellness
A UWM dean is part of a research team studying what happened after a junk food tax was implemented by the Navajo Nation.
UWM researchers discovered antibiotic-resistant bacteria in city sewerage systems and are now studying the health impacts of these microbes.
UWM researchers developed a cute robot to lead senior citizens through group tai chi classes and tested the efficacy of the robot-led instruction.
The case for releasing vervets in South Africa has received a huge boost from Trudy Turner, the go-to counselor for questions about vervet integration.
UW-Milwaukee professor Lingqian “Ivy” Hu looked at employment and commuting trends of Latinx and Asian populations in Los Angeles.
Mustafa Hussein led a study about the effects of living wage laws, such as how they affect depressive symptoms and attempts to quit smoking.
Turning to books to help African American children at a Milwaukee school envision themselves in the fields of mathematics and science.
UWM doctoral student Abel Mathew believes the game may be a way to train the anxious brains of people with skin-picking disorders to break this habit.
Nikotris Perkins wants to delve deeper into how Black women make everything work & fulfill multiple roles while facing challenges such as racism and sexism.
UWM researchers are evaluating whether preschool children can simultaneously improve reading readiness and social emotional learning in areas like empathy.
By the Numbers
UWM’s world-class faculty members and students perform research that improves lives, businesses and entire communities.
Chancellor Mark Mone invites you to learn more about the groundbreaking research pursued by UWM faculty members, staff and students.