Cork Brook in Scituate isn’t as far inland as you can get from the fabled coastline that gives the Ocean State its name, but it might as well be.
The stream meanders through protected forest, making it a perfect study site for the North East Water Resources Network, a three-state, $6 million initiative to study how climate variations may play a role in water quality and…
Jimmie OxleyDirector of national center of excellence at URI in explosives detection & mitigation, works with FBI, ATF, municipal law enforcement, governments of Israel, United Kingdom
Otto GregoryDirector of the Sensors and Surface Technology partnership and holder of 12 patents, he deveops sensors for monitoring the health of jet engines.
Isaac GinisThe most accurate hurricane forecaster of the last decade, Dr. Ginis developed the first hurricane forecasting model to incorporate the effect of the ocean on hurricane path and intensity.
Thomas MatherA national leader in the study of ticks and Lyme disease, he is working on developing a vaccine against the disease, developed a tick bite risk index for the U.S., and is the leading voice seeking to educate New Englanders about how to avoid getting bitten by ticks.
URI in the News
Nearly $3M for URI research expedition to Arctic’s Northwest Passage
Providence Business News on Sep 7, 2016
RI on track to meet computer-science goal by next year
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News on Sep 8, 2016
URI receives $3M grant for Arctic expedition aboard tall ship Oliver Hazard Perry
The Providence Journal on Sep 8, 2016
Diamondback Terrapins Making RI Comeback
ecoRI news on Sep 7, 2016