University Research

11.06.18University Research

New Algorithm Can More Quickly Predict LED MaterialsExternal link

Researchers from the University of Houston have devised a new machine learning algorithm that is efficient enough to run on a personal computer and predict the properties of more than 100,000 compounds in search of those most likely to be efficient phosphors for LED lighting. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.06.18University Research

Tethered Antibodies Present a Potential New Approach to Prevent Influenza Virus Infections All Season LongExternal link

As co-leaders of an international collaboration, scientists at Scripps Research have discovered that tethering four antibodies together may be an effective strategy for neutralizing all types of influenza virus known to infect humans. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.06.18University Research

Yale Receives $3.6 Million to Build Quantum Computer MemoryExternal link

Earlier this month, a group of Yale researchers received a $3.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to build the memory components of quantum computers. The research team, led by professor of electrical engineering Hong Tang, works out of Yale’s School of Engineering and Applied Science and the Yale Quantum Institute. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.05.18University Research

Doctoral Candidate Awarded Department of Energy FellowshipExternal link

University of Georgia doctoral candidate Jordan Russell was awarded a fellowship by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.05.18University Research

Toward Unhackable Communication: Single Particles of Light Could Bring the 'Quantum Internet'External link

Purdue researchers have created a new light source that generates at least 35 million photons per second, increasing the speed of quantum communication. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.05.18University Research

Smallest Life Forms Have Smallest Working CRISPR SystemExternal link

The smallest known CRISPR gene-editing system—the Cas14 protein—was found by University of California, Berkeley researchers in a database of microbial genomes and metagenomes assembled over the past 15 years at the Department of Energy’s Joint Genome Institute and has potential as a biotech tool to edit genes, improving rapid CRISPR diagnostic systems now under development for infectious diseases, genetic mutations and cancer. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.02.18University Research

Hampton University Physics Graduate Student is the first Office of Science Graduate Student Research AwardeeExternal link

Hampton University physics graduate student, Sahara Jesmin Mohammad Prem Nazeer, is officially the first Hampton University Office of Science Graduate Student Research Awardee. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.02.18University Research

Computational Science Grad Students Awarded U.S. Department of Energy FellowshipsExternal link

Four MIT graduate students have been awarded 2018 United States Department of Energy (DoE) Computational Science Graduate Fellowships to address intractable challenges in science and engineering. Nationwide, MIT garnered the most fellowships out of this year’s 26 recipients. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.02.18University Research

Red-hued Yeasts Hold Clues to Producing Better BiofuelsExternal link

A team based at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center describe the genetic machinery that yeasts use to make pulcherrimin, which binds iron, an essential nutrient. The work is a key step toward harnessing the synthesis pathway for large-scale production of isobutanol as a biofuel. Read MoreExternal linkage

11.02.18University Research

Yale Quantum Engineering Gets a Boost From DOE GrantExternal link

A team of researchers from Yale Engineering and Yale’s Quantum Institute has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to develop the core quantum computing and networking components that would make the uncanny world of quantum physics realistic for computing. Read MoreExternal linkage

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