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NORTHROP GRUMMAN COLLABORATION SPACE

The Northrop Grumman Collaboration Space is designed to create and support collaborative research and innovation at the University of Maryland.

Northrop Grumman sponsors a variety of student challenges each year through its collaboration space at the University of Maryland.

Northrop Grumman engineers, scientists and business personnel are often on-hand in the collaboration space to interact with students and faculty at the University of Maryland.

About Us

The Northrop Grumman Collaboration Space is designed to create and support collaborative research and innovation at the University of Maryland. 

We live in an era of constant scientific discovery and technological change, and this space will allow us to accelerate the creation of future technology by exploring and conducting research together in a collaborative setting.

Our Mission

The mission of the Northrop Grumman Collaboration Space is to encourage innovation and creativity by providing opportunities where new ideas can be explored, developed and refined independently--thereby leading to a culture where innovation is a way of doing business.

Upcoming Activities

CURRENT CHALLENGE
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Innovation Challenge: Image Recognition

Learn about the state-of-the-art pattern recognition, machine learning, multi-frame image recognition, and optical character matching technologies used to rapidly recognize certain objects in a video frame. Gain valuable insights from Northrop Grumman engineers, who mentor teams in the challenge. Total prizes of $5,000 are available to winning teams. The challenge is open to all-undergraduate and all-graduate student teams.

INFO SESSIONS: September 18, 2018
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Northrop Grumman Collaboration Space, Room 2110, Technology Advancement Program (TAP) Building, 4467 Technology Drive, College Park, MD 20742

register for the 9/18 Info sessionlearn more about the challenge

Recent Student Challenge

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Innovation Challenge: Sensing for Autonomous Vehicles

Learn about state-of-the-art sensing technology used in autonomous vehicles to search and locate, avoid obstacles and measure speed. Gain valuable insights from Northrop Grumman engineers, who mentor teams in the challenge.

learn more about the challenge

Directions

Room 2110, Technology Advancement Program (TAP) Building
387 Technology Drive, College Park, MD 20740

Contact

For more information about the Northrop Grumman Collaboration Space and its activities, please contact:

Keyla Contreras-Cottin
NGCollaborationSpace@ngc.com