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03.27.15FROM THE LABS

Protein Shake-upExternal link

One intrinsically disordered protein, beta-catenin, is of particular interest to researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where they will be conducting neutron scattering and supercomputing studies to further uncover its role in cancer. Read More »

03.27.15FROM THE LABS

Copper Atoms Bring a Potential New Battery Material to LifeExternal link

Scientists at Brookhaven National Lab track electrochemical reactions in cutting-edge battery materials in real time using "in-operando" synchrotron techniques, revealing important clues for the future design and development of more powerful, longer-lasting lithium-ion batteries. Read More »

03.26.15FROM THE LABS

Researchers Use Mira to Peer Inside High-temperature SuperconductorsExternal link

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) are using supercomputing resources at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF), a DOE Office of Science User Facility, to shed light on the mysterious nature of high-temperature superconductors. Read More »

Arizona State University 03.26.15University Research

Study Reveals Novel Technique for Handling MoleculesExternal link

Researchers at Arizona State University describe a new technique that offers a significant advance over conventional methods of sorting biomolecules, which typically involve molecular modification, numerous experimental steps and energy input from external sources. Read More »

University of William & Mary 03.26.15University Research

Grad Student Works Toward Next Generation Particle AcceleratorExternal link

Matthew Burton, a graduate student at William and Mary, is part of the effort to build a better accelerator at Jefferson Lab. Read More »

03.26.15FROM THE LABS

The Dawn of DUNEExternal link

The neutrino experiment formerly known as LBNE has transformed. Since January, its collaboration has gained about 50 new member institutions, elected two new spokespersons and chosen a new name: Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment, or DUNE. Read More »

03.25.15FROM THE LABS

A Tale of Two Colliders, One Thesis, Two Awards—and a Physics MysteryExternal link

Results from two complementary colliders provide fodder for one double-award-winning Ph.D. thesis and an intriguing physics puzzle. Read More »

Washington University 03.25.15University Research

UW Scientists Build a Nanolaser Using a Single Atomic SheetExternal link

University of Washington scientists have built a new nanometer-sized laser — using the thinnest semiconductor available today — that is energy efficient, easy to build and compatible with existing electronics. Read More »

Duke University 03.25.15University Research

Population Could Outpace Water by Mid-CenturyExternal link

Population growth could cause global demand for water to outpace supply by mid-century if current levels of consumption continue. But it wouldn't be the first time this has happened, a Duke University study finds. Read More »

03.24.15FROM THE LABS

Does Death Stalk the Forest?External link

New research at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory shows that the problem in predicting how forests age may lie in the forest models, not the trees. Read More »

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