Author: Rich

Prof. DasGupta wins Global Challenges Research Fund Workshop Award

Assistant Professor Debanuj DasGupta wins Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Workshop Award. The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is a £1.5 billion fund announced by the UK Government in late 2015 to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries. Professor DasGupta will be collaborating with C0-PI Dr. Trude Sunberg at the […]

Dr. Atkinson-Palombo to Arizona for research on Autonomous Vehicles

Dr. Atkinson-Palombo has received funding from UConn’s Scholarship Facilitation Fund to travel to Arizona in spring 2019 during her sabbatical leave to undertake research into the public’s perceptions of Autonomous Vehicles.  Her study will focus on Waymo, a subsidiary of Google, which has been testing self-driving vehicles in Chandler, Arizona, since April 2017.  During this […]

Congratulation to Ruiting Zhai for her recent publication

Congratulation to Ruiting Zhai for the publication of her article in Landscape Ecology, which is titled as “The transiogram as a graphic metric for characterizing the spatial patterns of landscapes“.  Landscape Ecology is the flagship journal in ecological understanding of spatial heterogeneity.  Ruiting’s progress is important, similar to the significant progress made by Weixing Zhang in detecting horizontal […]