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Student Engineers Monitoring System for Bridges

  In the middle of a June night in 1983, a 100-foot span of the Mianus River Bridge in Greenwich, Conn., collapsed, plunging two cars and two tractor-trailers into the river 70 feet below. Three people died, three were seriously injured, and diverted I-95 traffic snarled local streets for six months. Inspections revealed that an […]

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UConn-TIP Summer Fellowship program

Jessica McBride, Office of the Vice President for Research One day after national Start Up Day, 18 UConn students presented their experiences working with startup companies housed in UConn’s own Technology Incubation Program (TIP). The annual Summer Fellowship Research Day took place at the newly expanded TIP facility in Farmington at UConn Health. For the […]

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Spring 2017 UConn IDEA Grant Award Recipients

Congratulations to the 29 UConn undergraduates who have been awarded UConn IDEA Grants! 19 of the award recipients will be completing individual projects, and 10 will be working on collaborative group projects. The award recipients represent a variety of disciplines, from nursing to elementary education, animal science to biomedical engineering. They will work on designing […]

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