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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 »


Powering the Future with Solar EnergyExternal link

The Energy Frontier Research Centers’ (EFRCs’) Autumn newsletter looks at the unique approaches different EFRCs are taking to understand basic science and thereby improve solar energy technologies. Read More »

Georgia Tech University 10.01.15University Research

Disappearing Carbon Circuits on Graphene Could Have Security and Biomedical UsesExternal link

Using carbon atoms deposited on graphene with a focused electron beam process, scientists from Georgia Tech and collaborators have demonstrated a technique for creating dynamic patterns on graphene surfaces. Read More »


Ames Laboratory Scientists Create an All-Organic UV On-Chip SpectrometerExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory has developed a near ultra-violet and all-organic light emitting diode (OLED) that can be used as an on-chip photosensor. Read More »


Latest RHIC Results Presented at Quark Matter 2015External link

Experiments at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC), and later at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), have shown that collisions of two large nuclei such as gold or lead melt protons and neutrons to “free” their constituent quarks and gluons, creating a very hot, dense soup of matter’s fundamental building blocks. Read More »

Arizona State University 10.01.15University Research

ASU and PNNL to Develop Solutions to Global ChallengesExternal link

Arizona State University and the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) in Richland, Washington, will enter into an agreement to solidify the burgeoning collaboration between the two institutions on research projects related to energy security, climate science and sustainability, and other aspects of global security. Read More »

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