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Engineering May 27, 2022
UD in the News May 21-27

The Conversation, Sinclair Broadcasting's The National Desk and Popular Science are among the national media outlets tapping faculty expertise. Local media highlighted the University as one of Ohio's first Collegiate Purple Star institutions for being supportive and inclusive of military-connected students.

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Engineering May 24, 2022
When milliseconds matter: Researcher to improve speed of wireless communication with $166K National Science Foundation grant

In remote surgery or autonomous vehicles, milliseconds matter when a wireless system sends, receives and executes commands. University of Dayton researcher Feng Ye hopes to help improve the speed of 5G and beyond 5G wireless communication with a $166,520 National Science Foundation grant.

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Students May 16, 2022
National Science Foundation grant will help researcher develop better models to predict spread of an epidemic

An epidemic spreads differently through the rural Midwest than through a big city. So University of Dayton researcher Subramanian Ramakrishnan will use $231,185 of a $650,000 National Science Foundation grant to develop better models to predict the spread locally and regionally rather than a one-size-fits-all national approach.

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President April 29, 2022
UD in the News April 23-29

Ohio cable news channel Spectrum News 1 featured the UD Sinclair Academy and The Washington Post and Yahoo! News quoted a pair of faculty.

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Faculty and Staff April 22, 2022
UD in the News April 15-22

CBS News interviewed Bob Brecha, director of the sustainability program, about using cleaner electric energy to combat climate change. Law professor Kevin Leske wrote about ethics rules for Supreme Court justices for The Conversation.

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Students April 14, 2022
UD in the News April 8-14

NBC Nightly News and interviewed Human Rights Center Executive Director Shelley Inglis about war crimes for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Law professor Erica Goldberg wrote about book bans for The Conversation.

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Science April 08, 2022
UD in the News April 1-8

The Conversation and Catholic News Service tapped faculty expertise on sexual assault and Black nuns, respectively, and UD's giving day was featured.

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Diversity and Inclusion April 01, 2022
UD in the News March 25-April 1

The Conversation, America magazine, CBS News, The Washington Post, Popular Science, Catholic News Service and a radio station in South Korea highlight the list of media outlets seeking UD faculty expertise. UD President Eric F. Spina wrote in the Dayton Daily News about President Emeritus Bro. Ray Fitz, S.M., and his life's work as a catalyst for social justice.

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Engineering March 31, 2022
Professor part of National Science Foundation grant to fund U.S. graduate students to learn from global leaders in display technology

U.S. college students can learn from some of the world's leading experts in display technology thanks to a two-year, nearly $300,000 National Science Foundation grant; which Partha Banerjee, director of the University of Dayton Holography and Metamaterials Lab, will help lead in conjunction with Penn State.

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Technology March 24, 2022
Engineering students help nonprofit cut expenses, 'half the time,' 'tens of thousands in cost'

Troy, Ohio-based Kids Read Now, a nonprofit focused on children's literacy, wanted to get books into the hands of more children, but struggled to findĀ  a more efficient, less expensive way to bundle books. So the charity enlisted University of Dayton students through the Engineers Week design challenge to come up with a solution.

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