A hardy perennial is a promising source of biofuel, and UWM scientist Dave Zhao is developing a key technique to unlock its potential.
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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.
Very little is known about the million-plus American children providing significant medical care for adults. Melinda Kavanaugh wants to change that.
MacArthur “genius” fellow Anne Basting reframes how we look at growing old.
Nursing professor Teresa Johnson studies a peer support group for expectant mothers that lowers the infant mortality rate.
He’s reinventing how we think of concrete, and Konstantin Sobolev’s creations could make potholes disappear.
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.
The Milwaukee Institute for Drug Discovery combines the research talent and tools needed for the next generation of treatments.
Paul Roebber can’t change the weather, but he’s still revolutionizing how it’s predicted.
How UWM sport psychology experts help athletes achieve peak performance.
Whether supporting children with autism or training new teachers, Elizabeth Drame gets at the heart of what’s needed in special education.
UWM’s David Pate explains how chronic, unmitigated stress affects the health and well-being of black men for a lifetime.
UWM’s Lori Terando delves into the intricacies of conveying a basic and universal experience.
How Helen Bader School researchers are helping Wisconsin’s at-risk children and families.
A UWM climatologist’s research shows that plants are budding and blooming earlier at scores of national parks.
Spotlight : Water
Pollution runoff creates oxygen-deprived pockets in the waters of Green Bay, and UWM researchers are helping to resuscitate them.
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 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.
UWM graduate student Subhomita Ghosh Roy studies the practice of dumping toxic dye water within India’s garment industry.
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.
David DiValerio gives us a disquieting look at three unconventional Tibetan monks.
UWM history professor Amanda Seligman describes the role of block clubs in Chicago history.
David DiValerio provides a portrait of one of Tibet’s most famous “mad” monks.
Learn how modern technology is shaping archaeology.