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New approach to knocking out parasite’s genes could make it easier to identify drug targets.
Aug 11, 2014
Gang Chen’s thermoelectric devices turn waste heat into electricity for vehicles and other machines.
Aug 8, 2014
Prototype made almost entirely of printable parts demonstrates crucial capabilities of reconfigurable robots.
Aug 7, 2014
Mario Manuel SM '08 PhD '13 and Professor Anne White to receive awards at annual APS meeting
Aug 7, 2014
What’s it like living on the bottom of the ocean for more than two weeks? Nicer than you might think, according to Grace Young ’14.
Aug 6, 2014
Researchers say structures may be used in windows to wick away moisture.
Aug 6, 2014
NIH-sponsored work to characterize genetic variation in human tissues with roles in diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
Aug 5, 2014
New technique sustains virus in liver cells, allowing study of immune response and drug treatments.
Aug 4, 2014
Nanoscale, biodegradable drug-delivery method could provide a year or more of steady doses.
Aug 4, 2014
Brad Olsen creates bioinspired and biofunctional materials for widely diverse applications.
Aug 4, 2014
Algorithm recovers speech from the vibrations of a potato-chip bag filmed through soundproof glass.
Aug 4, 2014
New research reveals how bonded materials, from airplane wings to dental crowns, lose their bonding.
Aug 4, 2014
Researchers develop treated surfaces that can actively control how fluids or particles move.
Aug 1, 2014
Modular Approach to Cloud Security project aims to build cloud systems with multilayered security
Aug 1, 2014
Finding could allow ultrafast switching of conduction, and possibly lead to new broadband light sensors.
Jul 31, 2014
Method can produce strong, lightweight materials with specific surface properties.
Jul 29, 2014
Amos Winter designs, builds, and delivers products for underserved populations around the world.
Jul 29, 2014
New theory predicts magnets may act as wireless cooling agents.
Jul 28, 2014
New study reveals how a potential HIV drug exacts its toll on viral populations.
Jul 28, 2014
Ozone and higher temperatures can combine to reduce crop yields, but effects will vary by region.
Jul 27, 2014
When you can’t collect all the data you need, a new algorithm tells you which to target.
Jul 25, 2014
Close analysis of bacteria in the human digestive tract reveals links to diet and other lifestyle factors.
Jul 24, 2014
New co-education and undergraduate laboratories officers welcomed
Jul 21, 2014