Software that makes your laptop scream “I’m being stolen” if it’s taken from its owner. An algorithm that will predict the next Most Valuable Player in the NBA. These are the types of projects hundreds of students from across the country were collaborating on at Stony Brook University’s 48-hour hackathon this weekend..
As climate change accelerates, accurate environmental data is critical to researchers. But recent changes in federal policy threaten to deny scientists the facts they need to understand the challenges and investigate solutions.
Every spring, a number of business majors receive an opportunity to act as consultants for a Fortune 500 company. And they get to enhance that company’s bottom line as part of the Executive in Residence Program.
Stony Brook University School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) PhD Candidate Oliver Shipley is among a diverse group of marine scientists urging governments to provide larger spatial protections in the Greater Caribbean for threatened, highly migratory species such as sharks.
40 Under Forty honoree Jennifer Eng-Kulawy ’06 never imagined that her work as a pediatrician would take her all over the world. But when the opportunity came to join the U.S. Navy, she took it, and it’s been an adventure ever since.
Anissa Abi-Dargham is an expert in areas of molecular imaging, pharmacology, schizophrenia and addiction. Dr. Abi-Dargham employs the use of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging to study the neurobiology of schizophrenia and mental illnesses. Her research has resulted in seminal findings describing the complex alterations of dopamine transmission in schizophrenia and their relationship to clinical symptoms, cognition and response to treatment. She is a member of the National Academy of Medicine.