A program to recruit minority students to the University of Rhode Island’s College of Engineering will continue to thrive, thanks to the renewal of a federal grant.
The National Science Foundation awarded $320,000 to URI to fund the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation, a program aimed at increasing the recruitment and…
Stephen AtlasStephen Atlas researches behavioral factors that influence consumer financial decisions. In particular, his research explores how time preferences and payment frequency impact consumer decisions involving recurring financial consequences such as mortgages and recurring payment plans.
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.
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Whitehouse & URI Business Centre start RI textile network
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