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  • MCAC at SURF 2016

    Catching the Research Wave
    Over the summer the MCAC mentored two high school students participating in the Summer Biomedical Training Program (SBTP) at UMBC. The students studied protein digestion, practicing various...
    Posted: August 22, 2016 11:19 AM
  • Presentations at ASMS!

    Last week, MCAC lab manager Josh Wilhide and recently graduated Ph.D. student Greg Winter attended the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas from...
    Posted: June 13, 2016 1:38 PM
  • Congratulations on Publications!

    One small publication; One giant leap for the MCAC
    Congratulations to Greg Winter on a recent publication! As a chemistry graduate student in the LaCourse lab, Greg works on the instrumentation in the MCAC for a large portion of his research. His...
    Posted: July 16, 2015 2:29 PM
  • Popular Mechanics Article

    We're Famous!
    The MCAC Lab is featured in the July/August 2015 issue of Popular Mechanics! The team did analysis of PVC primer and cement using the various instruments in the lab. Pick up a copy from a local...
    Posted: June 22, 2015 10:16 AM
  • Student Recognition Day

    Rebecca Neubauer, a senior undergraduate research assistant in the lab, will be receiving an award for top senior chemistry student at this year's 10th Annual CNMS Student Recognition Day. Rebecca...
    Posted: April 17, 2015 9:00 AM
  • URA Scholar Funding

    More Science!
    Maggie LaCourse, a MCAC undergraduate student, was recently awarded an Undergraduate Research Award, making her one of 61 2015-2016 URA scholars. This funding will allow her to continue research...
    Posted: April 15, 2015 9:43 AM
  • Undergraduate Research Symposium Awards!

    MCAC Students win awards at UMBC's Research Symposium
    On October 25th, the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences at UMBC held the 17th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, allowing undergraduate students to present research from biology,...
    Posted: October 28, 2014 8:25 AM
  • MCAC in the news!

    Keep an "ion" us!
    PerkinElmer, a prominent company in mass spectrometry,  wrote about the MCAC as a novel lab design and facility. Stating that the MCAC "provides an interesting new paradigm for how...
    Posted: September 11, 2014 2:37 PM
  • SURF 2014

    Catch the research wave!
    5 Students from the MCAC presented at SURF 2014 on August 6th, a summer research event hosted by CNMS. Taylor Smith, a part of the Summer Biomedical Training Program (SBTP) is pictured with her...
    Posted: August 8, 2014 2:05 PM