University of Maryland

Maryland universities to track transit patterns of Baltimore residents


A group of university researchers and state authorities will monitor the movements of 1,000 Baltimore residents with the goal of improving transit "through an equity lens."

Interest in cybersecurity needs to start at top, new research argues


Local governments' cybersecurity shortcomings can be attributed to elected officials and other top leaders not taking an active interest in protecting networks and data, according to an upcoming journal article.

Smart city research targets social inequity in Baltimore


University researchers are studying the needs of low-income residents and expect to deliver a strategic technology plan to the city within one year.

National database captures local food safety reports


A group of University of Maryland and UCLA professors and grad students have created the nation's largest database of food safety inspection information.