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INDIANAPOLIS –Researchers from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) have developed Distributed Drug Discovery (D3), a new low-cost strategy to accelerate the discovery of drugs to treat neglected diseases such as tuberculosis,...
Jun 15 2009
CS Department Assistant Professor, Dr. Murat Dundar, was recently awarded a Research Support Funds Grant (RSFG) from IUPUI's Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research for work on his project entitled "An Artificial Intelligence System for the Diagnosis...
Jun 9 2009
(April 23, 2009) -- Solving the age-old chicken and the egg dilemma, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers report that genetic predisposition to impulsivity is a trait predictive of alcoholism. The study appears on the July print...
Apr 23 2009
On Tuesday, April 21, 2009, beginning at 7:00 p.m., the Indiana chapter of the Association of Women in Science will hold their April meeting at the IUPUI Campus Apartments on the Riverwalk. The event will take place in the Thornbrough Conference Room 150...
Apr 15 2009
(April 9, 2009)--Time magazine called it the "World's Toughest Math Test." Mathematics majors Joel Martin, Igor Minevich and Elizabeth Sweeney might agree. The IUPUI team, coached by Associate Professor Evgeny Mukhin, placed 66th among the 545...
Apr 9 2009
(MARCH 31, 2009) -- Teachers, professors, and student teachers from around the Midwest will gather on the campus of IUPUI this week to discuss strategies for preparing successful science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) teachers, at...
Mar 31 2009
(March 30, 2009) - In a triangle, the length of one side a is equal to one third of the sum of the lengths of the other two sides b and c. Show that the angle opposite side a is the smallest. Would you try to solve this math problem for $500? Area high...
Mar 30 2009
(March 30, 2009)-Given the many challenges we have for water quality in Indiana-human and animal wastes, industrial wastes, and agricultural chemicals-it is important to consider how those challenges are impacting human health. That's why the Department...
Mar 30 2009
(March 26, 2009) -- It's not surprising to find a group of high school students consumed on a Saturday with the popular arcade game Whack-a-Mole. What might be surprising is that they weren't in an arcade but in a computer lab. How many moles pop up at...
Mar 26 2009
(March 24, 2009)--IUPUI School of Science Acting Dean Bart S. Ng has announced the appointment of mathematics professor Zhongmin "James" Shen as the next chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Shen will succeed Professor Benzion...
Mar 24 2009