Blue Hens Capture the Flag

Blue Hens Capture the Flag

International competitors face cybersecurity challenges in competition designed by UD students Cybersecurity was front-and-center at the University of Delaware throughout October, culminating with a Capture the Flag (CTF) competition that attracted more than 3,000...
Degree of the Future

Degree of the Future

Cybersecurity engineering undergraduate program coming to UD in Fall 2022 With digital devices infiltrating nearly every corner of our lives, from the way we communicate to how we bank to how we cast our ballots, making sure those systems are safe and secure has...

A Bright Star in Solar Energy Research

UD’s Institute of Energy Conversion marks 50 years of solar advances There wasn’t much of a solar energy bandwagon — let alone a crowded one — in 1972, when University of Delaware physicist Karl Böer founded the Institute of Energy Conversion. At the time, energy...
Engineering the Future of Manufacturing

Engineering the Future of Manufacturing

COE’s Marianthi Ierapetritou leads $3 million National Science Foundation effort Solving the climate crisis isn’t just about everyone driving electric vehicles and installing solar panels on our homes. It’s about redesigning the way we live, including sweeping changes...
Tackling the Plastics Problem

Tackling the Plastics Problem

Collaborative project aims to find sustainable ways to create, destroy plastics Despite the society-changing improvements that plastic materials have brought to humanity, there’s no question that they also present us with new challenges regarding what to do with the...
New Methods for Detecting Astrophysical Signals

New Methods for Detecting Astrophysical Signals

UD’s Swati Singh receives National Science Foundation CAREER award to study dark sector The University of Delaware’s Swati Singh was a curious child. If you polled her parents, they probably would recount the numerous times she took apart her toys while trying to...