The Kennedy College of Sciences fosters critical and creative thinking for a technical world.
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Kennedy college of sciences Block Party!
The Kennedy College of Sciences 2nd Annual KCS Block Party welcomed Dean Noureddine Melikechi and the entire university to its funtivities! Watch the video.
A team from UMass Lowell spent spring break teaching more than a hundred schoolchildren in Haiti about astronomy, rocket science, space exploration and the lives of famous scientists, engineers and mathematicians.
Advanced mathematical 3-D modeling conducted by Asst. Prof. Ofer Cohen and other researchers demonstrates that Proxima b doesn’t have an atmosphere; hence, the chances of finding extraterrestrial life on the alien world’s surface have become less likely.
Noureddine Melikechi, dean of the Kennedy College of Sciences, and his co-researchers have developed a technique that uses intense pulses of laser to break down a patient's blood sample to search for biomarkers for ovarian cancer.
The Toxic Use Reduction Institute has funded three UMass research projects, aiming to find safer alternatives to toxic chemicals that harm human health and the environment.