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Senior Andrew Burke Named 2022 Churchill Scholar

Senior Andrew Burke Named 2022 Churchill Scholar

University of Notre Dame senior Andrew Burke ’22 has been awarded the 2022–23 Churchill Scholarship.  Burke, originally from Stewartsville, New Jersey, is a mathematics honors major with a concentration in computing. In addition, he is a…

Toroczkai and team win BMW quantum computing challenge

Toroczkai and team win BMW quantum computing challenge

Zoltán Toroczkai and collaborators won the BMW quantum computing challenge, which called for a method to optimize millions of combinations of test processes that prototype vehicles use before the cars hit the road.  

D’Souza-Schorey and Smith named as journal editors

D’Souza-Schorey and Smith named as journal editors

“I have been a proponent of open-access publishing because of the broad and inclusive reach it engenders,” D'Souza-Schorey said. “It is important to develop a journal editorial structure that is as diverse as the research community it represents, both scientifically and demographically.”

Two ND TEC faculty submit response to RFI on biometric technologies

Two ND TEC faculty submit response to RFI on biometric technologies

Two faculty affiliates of the Notre Dame Technology Ethics Center (ND TEC) recently responded to a request for input from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) concerning the “Public and Private Sector Uses of Biometric Technologies.”

Pedagogy is a passion for new chemistry professor

Pedagogy is a passion for new chemistry professor

Julie Kessler, new assistant teaching professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, is passionate about teaching students chemistry – a subject some may view with dread and trepidation.

Marie Lynn Miranda stepping aside as provost

Marie Lynn Miranda stepping aside as provost

Marie Lynn Miranda, the Charles and Jill Fischer Provost of the University of Notre Dame, has announced her intention to step aside as provost, effective Dec. 31. She will remain a tenured member of the faculty.