College of Science and Technology

Traffic on North Broad Street
Tested with human drivers, self-driving car calms traffic
Type: News Story
The experiment, which placed a self-driving car among human-operated vehicles on a track, confirmed the autonomous car can help prevent traffic jams.
August 8, 2017
Erik Cordes leading a lecture in front of a chalkboard.
A deeper dive
Type: News Story
Temple marine biologist Erik Cordes has played an important role in the recovery efforts following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
June 6, 2017
Rachel Paul looking at zebrafish in a tank.
Science for real
Type: News Story
Students become members of the research team to gain hands-on experience alongside faculty scientists and hone their career paths.
May 9, 2017
Next stop: Stanford University
Type: News Story
Jones has some advice for Temple science students: "reject complacency."
May 1, 2017
Haseeb Goheer holding a soccer ball in front of a goal net.
Two goals, one game
Type: News Story
Senior Haseeb Goheer uses his love for soccer to educate others about HIV and AIDS.
March 28, 2017
Chelsea Walton standing in front of a blackboard full of math equations
Temple mathematician Chelsea Walton named a 2017 Sloan Research Fellow
Type: News Story
The highly competitive and prestigious honor identifies rising scientists who’ve made significant marks on their field and represent the next generation of leaders in the U.S. and Canada.
March 7, 2017
Bottles and pills on display.
Chemistry research group earns nearly $4 million in grants
Type: News Story
A professor-led team of students and postdoctoral researchers earned two National Institutes of Health grants for their work on antibiotics.
January 23, 2017
Three young men sitting and talking together.
Triple major
Type: News Story
Dylan, Jared and Jonathan McFerran are the only triplets in Temple’s Class of 2020.
October 4, 2016
A man using a yellow georadar machine on a beach.
A better dig
Type: News Story
A Temple faculty member has used georadar to make connections between ancient archeological sites and the underground burrows of large blue land crabs.
September 22, 2016
A man in a red Temple baseball cap perched on rocks with a snowy backdrop.
Antarctic images reveal four decades of ice loss
Type: News Story
Satellite images show the loss of ice equivalent to the area of the city of Berlin over the past 40 years.
July 12, 2016
A woman in a white lab coat standing in a research laboratory.
Next stop: MD/PhD program at MUSC
Type: News Story
Biology major and CST student Commencement speaker Yongjoo (Jennifer) Cho is following her dream of being a medical scientist.
May 5, 2016
Man wearing virtual reality goggles
Virtual reality might relieve symptoms of cancer treatment
Type: News Story
A Temple researcher shows that immersing patients in virtual reality scenarios might help reduce the stress of cancer treatment.
October 13, 2015
Hire an Owl: Katey Steinberg, Class of 2016
Type: News Story
Combining Spanish studies with a major in biology is giving Katey Steinberg, Class of 2016, the skills she needs to one day improve the health of those living in underserved communities, locally and abroad.
August 20, 2015
New form of carbon could speed up electronics
Type: News Story
Research from Temple University's College of Science and Technology shows that a new virtual form of carbon could significantly speed up computers and other electronics.
August 13, 2015
Students design Mars landers at summer camp
Type: News Story
Approximately 50 Delaware Valley middle-school students put their science and engineering skills to the test during a summer science camp hosted by Temple’s College of Science and Technology.
July 23, 2015
BIO conference to showcase Temple technologies
Type: News Story
Temple will showcase faculty-created technologies and seek license and commercialization opportunities during the 2015 BIO International Convention, June 15-18, in Philadelphia.
June 11, 2015
Next stop: More education
Type: News Story
Hoping to serve as examples to their children and nephew, husband and wife Stephen and Colleen Specht are planning to continue their educations in professional programs following graduation.
May 4, 2015
Tree of life shows clocklike emergence of new species
Type: News Story
A team of Temple researchers has assembled the largest and most accurate tree of life calibrated to time, and depicted it in an innovative, cosmologically inspired way.
March 5, 2015
Using 3-D cameras and high-speed broadband to enhance public safety
Type: News Story
Researchers in Temple’s Department of Computer and Information Sciences are developing a mobile surveillance camera system that will provide police officers with enhanced viewing capabilities.
February 23, 2015
Faculty Focus: Marine biologist Erik Cordes
Type: News Story
Associate Professor of Biology Erik Cordes has been investigating deep-water coral communities in the Gulf of Mexico for 15 years, but his research attracted an international spotlight after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
January 23, 2015
Event aims to increase women in computer fields
Type: News Story
Check Out Tech will introduce female students to technology careers by providing them with a network of women who are successful technology professionals and information on Temple’s majors, minors and certificates in computer and information sciences.
January 21, 2015
Discovery may help fight flu
Type: News Story
A discovery by a team of Temple scientists shows promise for developing more effective antiviral drugs that can be used in the treatment of the influenza virus.
January 20, 2015
Endangered lemurs illegally kept as pets threaten species survival
Type: News Story
An estimated 28,000 lemurs have been illegally kept as pets in Madagascar over the past three years, possibly threatening conservation efforts and hastening the extinction of some lemur species, according to a study by Temple University researchers.
January 5, 2015
Last half decade sees robust growth in Temple’s tech revenues
Type: News Story
The expansion of Temple's research enterprise, highlighted by the recent dedication of the Science Education and Research Center, has led to a dramatic increase in commercialization revenues from university-developed technologies.
November 12, 2014
Rolf Lakaemper creates an atmosphere of trust in the classroom
Type: News Story
Rolf Lakaemper, associate professor of computer and information sciences, is a recipient of Temple’s 2013–2014 Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching.
November 5, 2014