University Research

07.03.18University Research

DOE Early Career Award for Elizabeth Biddinger’s CCNY Biomass ResearchExternal link

Elizabeth J. Biddinger, assistant professor of chemical engineering in The City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering, is one of 84 recipients nationwide of U.S. Department of Energy Early Career Awards announced today. She’ll receive $750,000 over five years for her research in the emerging field of biomass electroreduction.
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07.03.18University Research

New Photodetector Could Improve Night Vision, Thermal Sensing and Medical ImagingExternal link

Using graphene, one of science’s most versatile materials, engineers from the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering have invented a new type of photodetector that can work with more types of light than its current state-of-the-art counterparts. The device also has superior sensing and imaging capabilities.
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07.03.18University Research

Daniel Amador-Noguez Wins Department of Energy Early Career AwardExternal link

The five-year, $750,000 grant will help the University of Wisconsin–Madison researcher and his team create new modeling tools that will help optimize the microbial production of biofuels and bioproducts. Read MoreExternal linkage

07.02.18University Research

Neuroscientist Leads Unprecedented Research to Map Billions of Brain CellsExternal link

Reverse engineering the human brain is one of the great scientific challenges of our time, and scientists at the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory are combining new techniques in microscopy, neurobiology and computing to reveal the brain’s inner mechanisms in unprecedented detail.
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07.02.18University Research

Purdue Receives $2.6 Million DOE Grant for High-Energy Physics ResearchExternal link

Ongoing research in elementary particle physics will be expanded, thanks to a $2.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to fund Purdue University’s High Energy Physics Group.
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07.02.18University Research

Chemist Receives Department of Energy AwardExternal link

Ming Lee Tang, an assistant professor of chemistry at the University of California, Riverside, has received a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to continue her work on developing hybrid organic-inorganic materials that have applications in health care and the solar industry.
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06.29.18University Research

With Project, UA Physics Professor ‘Pushing the Limit of Our Understanding’External link

Dr. Wang-Kong Tse, University of Alabama assistant professor of physics, was recently awarded a grant from the 2018 Early Career Research Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, one of 84 scientists from across the nation to receive funding. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.29.18University Research

Methane-Producing Microbial Communities Found in Fracking WellsExternal link

New research has uncovered the genetic details of microbes found in fracking wells. Not only do a wide array of bacteria and viruses thrive in these crevices created by hydraulic fracturing – they also have the power to produce methane, according to a study led by scientists at The Ohio State University. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.29.18University Research

Hara Honored with 2018 Department of Energy Early Career Research Program AwardExternal link

Dr. Ken Hara, assistant professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been recognized with a 2018 Department of Energy (DOE) Early Career Research Program Award for his achievements and future potential in fusion energy sciences. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.28.18University Research

Silberstein Wins DOE Grant to Study Polymer MembranesExternal link

Meredith Silberstein, assistant professor in the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, is one of 84 scientists chosen by the U.S. Department of Energy to receive funding as part of the DOE Office of Science’s Early Career Research Program. Read MoreExternal linkage

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