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COMMENTARY: Better hurricane storm surge prediction needed COMMENTARY: Better hurricane storm surge prediction needed

ICES Professor Clint Dawson wrote in support of hurricane surge simulation research in an editorial that has appeared in the Houston Chronicle, Huffington Post, and The Rio Grande Monitor. Read more.

Posted: Sept. 22, 2015
Hughes again among most cited researchers Hughes again among most cited researchers

For the second year in a row ICES Professor Thomas Hughes, has been recognized in Thomson Reuters’ list of Highly Cited Researchers in 2015 for exceptional impact in their fields.

The prestigious Highly Cited Researchers list recognizes some of the most influential scientific minds throughout the world. Researchers earned this distinction by writing the greatest number of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Papers. They rank among the top 1 percent of the most cited thought leaders in their fields. Read more.

Posted: Sept. 17, 2015
Bajaj gives keynote at Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 2015 Bajaj gives keynote at Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 2015

ICES Professor Chandrajit Bajaj was a keynote speaker at the Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 2015. His presentation was entitled: Chemical Imaging and Visualization with Uncertainty Quantification. Read more.

Posted: Sept. 8, 2015
Post Doc Matthews garners second national award Post Doc Matthews garners second national award

Devin Matthews, a postdoctoral researcher with ICES Professors Robert van de Geijn and John Stanton, has been selected as an inaugural recipient of the 2015 Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows Award.

The annual award supports postdoctoral fellows "who are judged to have the highest potential for success in a career in chemistry and the life sciences, and who will become the next generation of leaders and innovators in science, engineering, and technology."

"We hope this award will be the catalyst to help with your transition to an outstanding, independent research career," said Anne Hultgren, executive director of the foundation. Read more.

Posted: July 30, 2015
Sacks gives keynote lecture at international conference Sacks gives keynote lecture at international conference

ICES Professor Michael Sacks gave the keynote lecture at the International Conference on Computational, Mathematical, and Biomedical Engineering in Cachan, France.

His lecture, entitled "On the development of an anatomical, structural, and biomechanical integrated model of the mitral valve," presented state-of-the-art of mitral valve modeling techniques, with an emphasis on what is known and investigated at various length scales. Read more.

Posted: July 7, 2015