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University of Wisconsin-Madison 08.11.15University Research

Graphene Nanoribbon Finding Could Lead to Faster, More Efficient ElectronicsExternal link

University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers have discovered a way to grow graphene nanoribbons with desirable semiconducting properties directly on a conventional germanium semiconductor wafer. Read More »

Drexel University 08.11.15University Research

A Co-op Conducting Trailblazing Research For a Brighter TomorrowExternal link

Drexel University senior Matthew Parsons is completing a co-op at Princeton Plasma Physics Lab as a computational physicist, researching nuclear fusion and creating models of plasma disruptions. Read More »


Warning Area in Arctic Airspace to Aid Research and ExplorationExternal link

Scientists at the Atmospheric Measurement Climate Research Facility are working with personnel from the Federal Aviation Administration in the stewardship of a protected area of airspace, in order to gather data on clouds and atmospheric constituents and track the movement of retreating sea ice. Read More »

California Institute of Technology 08.10.15University Research

Caltech Announces Discovery in Fundamental PhysicsExternal link

Researchers at Caltech University, University of Chicago, and the Argonne National Laboratory recently used a synchrotron X-ray source to investigate the existence of instabilities in the arrangement of the electrons in metals, and to pinpoint, for the first time, how those instabilities arise. Read More »


Copper Clusters Capture and Convert Carbon Dioxide to Make FuelExternal link

A copper tetramer catalyst created by researchers at Argonne National Laboratory may help capture and convert carbon dioxide in a way that ultimately saves energy. Read More »

University of William & Mary 08.10.15University Research

Fermilab is 'Ecstatic' Over First NOvA Neutrino ResultsExternal link

Fermilab presented an analysis of the first results from its NOvA neutrino experiment on Aug. 7 and physicists from William & Mary were heavily involved. Read More »


New ORNL Hybrid Microscope Offers Unparalleled CapabilitiesExternal link

A microscope being developed at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory will allow scientists studying biological and synthetic materials to simultaneously observe chemical and physical properties on and beneath the surface.
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ALCF Selects Projects for Theta Early Science ProgramExternal link

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF), a DOE Office of Science User Facility, has selected six projects for its Theta Early Science Program (ESP), a collaborative effort designed to help prepare scientific applications for the architecture and scale of the new supercomputer. Read More »

Emory University 08.07.15University Research

Chemists Find New Way to Do Light-Driven Reactions in Solar Energy QuestExternal link

Chemists at Emory University have found a new, more efficient method to perform light-driven reactions, opening up another possible pathway to harness sunlight for energy. Read More »


Fermilab Experiment Sees Neutrinos Change Over 500 MilesExternal link

Scientists on the NOvA experiment saw their first evidence of oscillating neutrinos, confirming that the extraordinary detector built for the project not only functions as planned but is also making great progress toward its goal of a major leap in our understanding of these ghostly particles. Read More »

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