UWM physicist researches ‘new gravity’

UWM physicist researches ‘new gravity’

A compact star system has allowed the scientists to make the best measurements yet of the complex gravitational interactions in such a system.

Getting a grip on graphene

Getting a grip on graphene

A UWM research group has identified new characteristics in a sheet of graphene layered on top of a semiconductor.

UWM and partners awarded $25 million to image proteins with X-ray lasers

UWM and partners awarded $25 million to image proteins with X-ray lasers

UWM and partner institutions have landed a $25 million grant from the National Science Foundation to conduct work that could transform the study of diseases.

Light as medicine? UWM researchers explain how

Light as medicine? UWM researchers explain how

Scientists have known for years that light can heal, but they are only now uncovering exactly how it works, thanks in large part to three UWM faculty researchers.

UWM building earns award from WGBA at sustainable building conference Oct. 4

UWM’s Cambridge Commons Residence Hall is one of six environmentally friendly buildings that will be recognized at the 10th annual Sustainable Energy Efficiency Conference

UWM building earns award from WGBA at sustainable building conference Oct. 4

UWM’s Cambridge Commons Residence Hall is one of six environmentally friendly buildings recognized at the 10th annual Sustainable Energy Efficiency Conference.

Karyn Frick. Photo by Troye Fox

UWM study helps deconstruct estrogen’s role in memory

In a new study, Karyn Frick, professor of psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, uncovers details about estrogen’s role in the complex cellular communication system underlying memory formation.

Karen Frick . UWM Photo by Troye Fox (Click for a hi-res version)

UWM study helps deconstruct estrogen’s role in memory

In a new study, Karyn Frick, professor of psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee uncovers details about estrogen’s role in the complex cellular communication system underlying memory formation.

Researcher proposes recycling, rather than removing CO2 emissions

Researcher proposes recycling, rather than removing CO2 emissions

Recycling carbon dioxide into fuel would mean that fossil fuels could be used with little increase in greenhouse gas emissions.

Global Water Center opens with fanfare

Global Water Center opens with fanfare

The Global Water Center, a water research and business accelerator established by the Milwaukee Water Council, officially opened Thursday, Sept. 13.