Science & Research
June 10, 2015
The worldwide demand for legumes, one of the worlds most important agricultural food crops, is growing; at the same time, their production has been adversely affected by drought. In an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis research paper published today in the journal PLOS ONE, researchers provide information that could help agricultural planning and management to minimize drought-induced yield losses.
May 28, 2015
More than 100 high school girls from 10 Midwestern states will attend an inaugural conference at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis designed to inspire them to study science, technology, engineering and mathematics in college and pursue a STEM career.
Compounds identified in IU-led research are 'lead candidates' for improved cystic fibrosis treatmentMay 20, 2015
A San Diego-based drug maker plans to adapt antibiotic derivatives identified through Indiana University-led research toward improved treatment of bacterial infections and genetic disorders such as cystic fibrosis.
May 12, 2015
Two new National Science Foundation grants to Indiana University totaling $8.6 million call on long-standing expertise to manage and analyze the networks that power the agency's international research and education collaborations.
May 8, 2015
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis' Music Academy will host its 12th annual Performathon to raise money for student scholarships.
May 6, 2015
The Richard G. Lugar Center for Renewable Energy and the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will host the 2015 Spring Forum, Diversification of Energy in Indiana, May 13 on campus.
April 30, 2015
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor Charles R. Bantz recently bestowed the prominent appointment of Chancellors Professor upon Yaobin Chen, director of the Transportation Active Safety Institute and professor and chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI.
April 27, 2015
Established in 2010, the Research Frontiers Trailblazer Award recognizes outstanding IUPUI researchers who are showing great promise in becoming nationally and internationally known for their accomplishments in advancing the frontiers of knowledge.