Women in STEM

Professor Demystifies Memory to Advance Dementia Care

Jie Zheng, a new assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, studies the cognitive mechanisms the human brain uses to structure and store memories. Through a deeper understanding of these processes, Zheng hopes to improve medical interventions for cognitive disorders like dementia.

Ph.D. Student Receives Graduate Fellowship from NVIDIA

Toluwanimi Odemuyiwa is one of ten doctoral students to receive the 2024-2025 NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship. The award includes a scholarship of up to $60,000 to support innovative research that may lead to major advances in accelerated computing.