Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

Milner advises Gemstone 'Innovations' team

ISR Senior Research Scientist Stuart Milner is the advisor to the "Innovations" Gemstone team, which designed a lightweight, portable and inexpensive miniature dryer that can quickly dry single items of clothing. The dryer takes advantage of natural convection and has no moving parts. In addition, their handheld computer interface uses zooming animation and has outperformed Windows Mobile 2003 in user tests.

Gemstone is a multi-disciplinary undergraduated honors program in which students from different disciplines work together on a four-year research project with both technological and societal implications.

—May 2004

May 7, 2004


Prev   Next

 

 

Current Headlines

Gabriel gives keynote address at First International Conference on the Economics of Natural Gas

Sarah Bergbreiter wins ISR Outstanding Faculty Award

Ayan Mallik wins ISR Graduate Student Award

Three ISR graduate students win new travel award

Alexis Jenkins wins ISR staff award

UMD Opens Outdoor Flight Laboratory to Advance Autonomy, Robotics

Salamanca-Riba Appointed 2017/2018 UMD ADVANCE Professor 

Raghavan writes article on teaching for OR/MS Today magazine

Clark School names Hamid Jafarkhani 2017 IHOF Inductee

Relive Totality With Clark School Images, Videos

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar