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(March 24, 2009) --Professor Benzion Boukai announced today that he will step down as chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences at IUPUI, effective June 30, 2009. Boukai, who holds a doctorate from the State University of New York at Binghamton,...
Mar 24 2009
INDIANAPOLIS (March 19, 2009) - IUPUI Psychology Professor Charles Goodlett and William P. Hetrick, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at IU-Bloomington, are among 12 teams of Indiana scientists who have been awarded the first grants from...
Mar 19 2009
(March 19, 2009) - The Indiana Section of the Mathematical Association of America has awarded Jeffrey X. Watt with the 2009 Distinguished University Teaching of Mathematics Award, the organization's highest honor for a math educator. The designation...
Mar 19 2009
(March 18, 2009) - Indiana's largest meeting of mathematicians and mathematics professionals will be hosted by the Department of Mathematical Sciences on the IUPUI campus March 20-21, 2009. Researchers and math educators from across the state will...
Mar 18 2009
March 10, 2009 -- Given some number of occupants, what is the probability that two people in the same room have the same birthday? You might take a guess, using your life experiences. Or, better yet, you might write a computer program to deliver a more...
Mar 10 2009
(March 4, 2009)-Do you know what famous Nobel Prize winner gave birth to another Nobel Prize winner? Here's a hint: it was a woman. You will get the answer to this question and many others when attending "Miz Wizard's Science Secrets" on...
Mar 4 2009
(February 23, 2009)-Forensic science laboratories in Indiana face the same problems, shortcomings and issues that were identified in a national report, said a leading forensic science expert at IUPUI.Jay A. Siegel, chair of the Department of Chemistry...
Feb 23 2009
INDIANAPOLIS (February 20, 2009) - A murder has been committed. What happens once the yellow crime scene tape goes up? And after the body is transported to the coroner's office? How do judges, juries and attorneys handle evidence in the courtroom?"...
Feb 20 2009
February 20, 2008 - The American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) has named Jay A. Siegel a Distinguished Fellow at its annual meeting in Denver, Colo. The designation recognizes Siegel's illustrious career, demonstrated by his professional...
Feb 20 2009
(February 13, 2009)-IUPUI has been chosen to join a select group of 27 universities that will take a leading role in addressing the lack of highly qualified science and mathematics teachers in middle and high school classrooms across America. Some 107...
Feb 13 2009