Lizhen Lin, assistant professor of applied and computational mathematics and statistics, has been named the Huisking Foundation, Inc. Assistant Professor of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics.
Xuemin (Sheryl) Lu is named the undergraduate research coordinator for the College of Science, replacing Dominic Chaloner, who has taken the position of director of undergraduate studies for Environmental Sciences.
The Kobayashi Travel Fund provides funding to initiate new research by subsidizing travel expenses incurred in the acquisition, analysis and development of data, and/or the consulting of primary materials, collections, or other research resources at off-campus sites.
Duncan Student Center, O’Neill Hall and Corbett Family Hall — flanking the west, south and east sides of Notre Dame Stadium — were designed and constructed with the goal of seeking LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
Notre Dame’s nanotechnology research efforts date back to the 1980s. In the three decades since, research at the University’s Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano) has grown and evolved in a forward-thinking and distinctive way.
Notre Dame’s Alumni Association and Career Center have partnered to launch IrishCompass, the University’s official online community for professional growth and development.
ege Prize 2018 is looking for undergraduate and graduate students who want to work together to re-think and re-design the way our economies work by creating regenerative solutions that have a widespread and lasting impact.
Faculty based in the Colleges of Science, Engineering, and Business have been awarded grants for the research projects during the 2017-18 academic year. Notre Dame International is building, sustaining, and encouraging academic and research collaboration with leading universities in the Greater China region, including mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. ...
Colorectal cancer patients may benefit by avoiding sweets for three days before chemotherapy and by taking a common antimalaria drug, according to new research by biochemistry doctoral student Monica Schroll.
Join the College of Science and the Department of Physics at the sundial in front of Jordan Hall of Science at noon Monday, August 21, where telescoped projections will be available and volunteers will be handing out a limited supply of free eclipse glasses on a first-come, first-served basis.
Matthew Webber, assistant professor of chemical and biomedical engineering and concurrent assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been named one of the 35 under 35 inaugural class of professionals by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.
The largest construction project in the 175-year history of the University of Notre Dame – an 800,000-square-foot integration of world-class space for teaching, research, performances, faith, multimedia, student life and athletics – is nearing completion, with several components now open or opening over the next two weeks and most of...
The Notre Dame Department of Physics and Notre Dame International brought high school students from around the world to campus during July 2017 for a program on particle physics. Now, data collected by those students are being used to answer fundamental questions about what happens during a solar eclipse.
Nathanael Mamusha Lemma has a passion for particle physics. Born and raised in Ethiopia and currently a student at McGill University in Quebec, Lemma spent part of his summer at the University of Notre Dame studying cosmic ray flux and muon particles as part of the International Summer Physics Institute...
Engineering, chemistry faculty awarded grants for tunable laser system and transonic Wind Tunnel Research
Highly competitive, the annual DURIP awards process is a merit competition conducted jointly by the Army Research Office (ARO), Office of Naval Research (ONR), and Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR). This year the DoD received more than 685 proposals. Approximately 160 of the proposals have been or will...
Notre Dame’s High Energy Elementary Particle Physics Group has been awarded $980,000 from the National Science Foundation to continue research with the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) detector at the world’s largest particle collider.
Tyvette Hilliard, a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Sharon Stack, Director of Harper Cancer Research Institute, has received a highly competitive 5-year K01 Research Career Development award from the NIH/NCI.
A Mass for the Feast of the Transfiguration and Celebration of the Life of Ara Parseghian will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 6) at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at the University of Notre Dame.
Legendary coach Ara Parseghian, who guided the University of Notre Dame’s 1966 and 1973 national championship football teams and is a member of the National Football Foundation’s College Football Hall of Fame, died at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday (Aug. 2) at his home in Granger, Indiana, the University’s president, Rev. John...
Richard E. Taylor, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been named interim director of Notre Dame California.
Bad news for humans about the spread of mosquito-borne disease as climate change continues to worsen. New research from the University of Notre Dame, recently published in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, proposes a new way that climate change could contribute to mosquitos’ capacity to drive disease epidemics. As climate change...
Researchers at the Notre Dame Radiation Laboratory have devised a process to detect neutral radicals, which if more thoroughly understood can be used to improve radiotherapy to kill cancer cells or advance the manufacture of semiconductor chips, among other applications.