Registration is open for the Spring 2018 Innovation Fund Finals Details: Thursday, May 31 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Polsky Exchange North 1452 E. 53rd St., Chicago register online The Innovation Fund is a multi-million fund that invests in proof-of-concept and early business development work for viable new startups created by faculty and students. The funds have been donated by alumni, and all proceeds from successful exits will be invested back into the Innovation Fund to ensure it is an evergreen, permanent… More »
From University of Chicago, May 8, 2018: A number of breakthroughs have made it possible for scientists to encode and manipulate information in quantum systems. Scientists at UChicago’s Institute for Molecular Engineering,which formed a hub with Fermilab and Argonne called the Chicago Quantum Exchange, are fleshing out the fundamental rules of controlling such systems.
Details Thursday, May 21 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Polsky Exchange North 1452 E. 53rd St., Chicago register online Register to attend the Spring 2018 Innovation Fund Finals The Innovation Fund is a multi-million fund that invests in proof-of-concept and early business development work for viable new startups created by faculty and students. The funds have been donated by alumni, and all proceeds from successful exits will be invested back into the Innovation Fund to ensure it is an… More »
Center for Data and Applied Computing will support interdisciplinary, innovative research across campus The University of Chicago is launching the Center for Data and Applied Computing, a research center for developing new methods in computation and data analytics and applying them to ambitious projects across the full spectrum of science and scholarship. The Center for Data and Applied Computing, which opens this summer, will provide computation-ally-focused, interdisciplinary projects at UChicago with resources, space, and a network for collaboration on campus… More »
On April 2, the University of Chicago announced a new organization that will facilitate the expansion of research collaborations between faculty at the University of Chicago and scientists and scholars at other institutions, including at Fermilab, Argonne and the Marine Biological Laboratory. The University of Chicago Consortium for Advanced Science and Engineering (CASE) grants UChicago affiliation to approved scientists and scholars from affiliated institutions in a broad range of scientific and research areas, including particle and astrophysics, engineering, biology, as… More »
Call for proposals for new University of Chicago-Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory undergraduate internship program The University of Chicago has established an educational program for undergrad research experience through the new College Innovation Fund. The College Innovation Fund Undergraduate Internship Program (CIFUIP) experience will bring selected students from the University of Chicago to a Department of Energy national laboratory to conduct research over two (2) consecutive summers. Interns will benefit from working with and learning from pre-eminent leaders in their fields. The students… More »
From Daily Mail, Jan. 14, 2018: Preliminary results from the Dark Energy survey have revealed a stunning look at the remains of 11 smaller galaxies that have been devoured by our own, reducing them to stellar streams.