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Robert Herschbach


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How Deep-Space Destruction Led to a ‘Rubble Pile’

UMD Researcher’s Modeling of Bennu’s Formation Helps Explain Asteroid Interiors

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Structural Racism Drives Higher COVID-19 Death Rates in Louisiana, UMD Study Finds

Black Families More Likely to Face ‘Stressors’ That Increased Vulnerability to Disease

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Sea ice

Extreme Drone Ops Could Improve Ice Measurements

Unmanned Aircraft Experts Assist in NOAA Testing to Support Better Climate, Weather Monitoring

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UMD to Lead Effort to Improve U.S. Highways

$5M USDOT Award Establishes Build America Center on Transportation Infrastructure

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UMD Engineer Developing ‘Super-Eye’ to Investigate Marijuana’s Effects on Heart

Growing Legalization, Rising Use of Cannabis Create Need for Greater Understanding, Researcher Says

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Drone Experts Help NASA, NOAA Solve Sea Rescue Problems

Research Supports Global Search and Rescue Network

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$3.6M NSF Grant Supports Researchers’ Work to Create ‘Third Lung’

Treatment Spurred by COVID-19 Pandemic Has Much Broader Applications for Respiratory Failure Patients

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Robot’s Soft Touch Beats Super Mario

Engineers Develop New Approach, Demonstrate 3D-Printed Hand on Classic Nintendo Game

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Engineering Student Receives Knight-Hennessy Scholarship

Prestigious Award, Which Aims to Create Multidisciplinary, Multicultural Community of Scholars, to Fund Doctoral Studies at Stanford

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People Love Hybrid Cars. Get Ready for Hybrid Planes

Researchers Designing New Engine for Greener Aircraft

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A Smartphone Solution to Preventing Vehicle Collisions With Pedestrians, Cyclists

Researcher Using Mobile Device Data to Study Hot Spots for Crashes

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New Engineering Scholarship Honors Pines

Aerospace Entrepreneur’s Gift Aims to Inspire Future Engineers

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