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Monday, May 13, 2013

Alla Dove will complete her graduate degree at The University of Texas at El Paso without spending a single penny.

A recent recipient of a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship, Dove will receive a full ride to pursue her master’s degree in computer science, plus a $30,000 annual stipend for three years.

In addition, as part of a new policy – the Graduate Student Fellowship Incentive program – UTEP will award her $5,000 per year for her achievement.

Monday, December 3, 2012

Led by Aaron Velasco, Ph.D., professor of geological sciences, UTEP faculty are helping the Geothermal Development Co. map the subsurface around volcanoes in Kenya to locate magma chambers and generate steam power.

Read more.... http://newsuc.utep.edu/index.php/research-news/752

Friday, September 21, 2012

"Turbulence and Topography," a work about environmental research in the desert and Arctic based on Craig Tweedie's research. Displayed in the CyberShare Visualization Lab, The University of Texas at El Paso.



Thursday, August 9, 2012

Cyber-ShARE's Dr. Craig Tweedie and his students discuss the importance of their research to understand climate change, their experiences in the Arctic, and their collaborations with other Cyber-ShARE projects.


Thursday, August 2, 2012

Dr. Goswami will join a multidisciplinary team of investigators within the environmental science division of Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL). His new position will leverage collaborative efforts with other DOE, NASA, and University-based projects. In this project, Dr. Goswami will be investigating how permafrost degradation in a warming Arctic will affect feedbacks to the climate system.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Dr. Natalia Villanueva-Rosales has joined the Cyber-ShARE Center as a Research Assistant Professor. Dr. Villanueva-Rosales recently completed her PhD in Computer Science at Carleton University (Canada), where she is also an ontologist researcher. She holds an MSc in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Edinburgh (Scotland), and a BEng in Computer Science from the Panamerican University (Mexico). Her current research focuses on bridging databases and the Semantic Web.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Dr. Kreinovich has been elected to the Board of Governors of the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) Society for a 3-year term. IEEE SMC is a world-leading society for the advancement of theory and application in systems science and engineering, human-machine systems, and cybernetics.

Congratulations Dr. Kreinovich!

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

UTEP President Diana Natalicio received the Distinguished Service Award for contributions to increasing diversity and access in higher education from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities’ (APLU) Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence (CADE) on Sunday, Nov. 13 during APLU’s 124th annual meeting in San Francisco.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Our own Anibal Sosa wins the award for best oral presentation at the first annual UTEP Doctoral Student Research Expo!

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Santonu Goswami, a doctoral student working under Dr. Craig Tweedie and a Cyber-ShARE scholar, presented his work on monitoring ecosystem dynamics in an arctic tundra landscape using hyperspectral reflectance and a robotic tram system. His contributions are part of the Next-Generation Ecosystems Experiments for the Arctic region project, which is sponsored by the Office of Biological and Environmental Research within the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science. His talk is highlighted in the projects’ front page at: http://ngee.ornl.gov.