Dow Chemical Company partners with U of I

Published 01/15 2013 05:35PM

Updated 01/15 2013 06:22PM

CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois is partnering with a familiar name in stock trading: the Dow Chemical Company. The Dow Innovation Center will be on First Street in the research park in Champaign.

A team of 16 students will work on data management for Dow's research and development. Those students have backgrounds in computer science and related fields. Dow is also partnering with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications. That's another group on campus.

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