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Michigan Tech University 10.06.15University Research

New HOLODEC Study in Science on Using Holography to Better Understand CloudsExternal link

Using holography and an airplane laboratory, a team led by Michigan Tech found distinct mixing patterns in cloud droplets. Read More »

University of Southern California 10.05.15University Research

Leading A Culture Shift in Materials ResearchExternal link

Priya Vashishta and his colleagues at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering will be unlocking the tremendous promises of creating novel materials thanks to a grant from the White House Materials Genome Initiative. Read More »

10.05.15From the Labs

DOE Announces Funding for New Center for Computational Materials Sciences at Brookhaven LabExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $12 million in funding over the next four years for a new Center for Computational Design of Functional Strongly Correlated Materials and Theoretical Spectroscopy at Brookhaven National Laboratory and Rutgers University. Read More »

10.05.15User Facility

Icy Arctic Proves Hot for Climate DataExternal link

In June 2015, the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility launched the ARM Airborne Carbon Measurement V (ARM-ACME V), an aerial campaign focused on capturing data from the sky to better understand warming in the Arctic did a sixteen-week data collection campaign, now scientists are ready to explore their data. Read More »

North Carolina State University 10.05.15University Research

Researchers Measure How Specific Atoms Move in Dielectric MaterialsExternal link

Researchers from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and UNSW Australia have measured the behavior of specific atoms in dielectric materials when exposed to an electric field. Read More »

Washington University 10.05.15University Research

Simulating Path of ‘Magma Mush’ Inside an Active VolcanoExternal link

The idealized University of Washington computer simulation could help volcanologists better understand how energy builds up inside a system like Mauna Loa, which is a focus of the UW group’s research, to predict when it will erupt. Read More »

Michigan State University 10.02.15University Research

MSU Partners with ExxonMobil to Advance Biofuel ResearchExternal link

A new $1 million relationship between Michigan State University and ExxonMobil will expand research designed to progress the fundamental science required to advance algae-based fuels. Read More »

MIT University 10.02.15University Research

Setting the Course for Energy Technology ResearchExternal link

Lynn Orr, undersecretary for science and energy at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), spoke at MIT Thursday about the department’s newly issued Quadrennial Technology Review, which sums up the top priorities for research over the next four years. Read More »


ESnet Releases Open Source Software from MyESnet Portal for Building Online Interactive Network PortalsExternal link

On Monday, October 5th, ESnet will release open source versions of its popular software that enables researchers and educators to monitor and diagram their networks, as well as represent that information in a unified time series. Read More »

University of Nebraska-Lincoln 10.02.15University Research

UNL Receives $13.5 Million Biofuel Research GrantExternal link

According to a UNL news release, the five-year grant, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, intends to help researchers better understand how plants and microbes interact and continue to learn about the growth patterns of sorghum. Read More »

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