University Research

06.22.18University Research

Scripps Research Study Provides New Clues to Improving ChemotherapiesExternal link

Scientists on the Florida campus of Scripps Research have uncovered a previously unknown mechanism—proteins that cells use to bind to a toxic substance and sequester it from the rest of the organism. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.21.18University Research

MSU Professor Awarded Grant to Harvest Medical Isotopes at FRIBExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science’s Office of Nuclear Physics awarded nearly $357,000 to a Michigan State University chemist to look into new methods of gathering rare isotopes. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.21.18University Research

Interaction of Paired and Lined-up Electrons Can be Manipulated in SemiconductorsExternal link

Gábor Csáthy's lab at Purdue University has discovered a new way that electron arrangements could be manipulated within a two-dimensional electron gas of a semiconductor. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.21.18University Research

New DNA Synthesis Technique Promises Rapid, High-Fidelity DNA PrintingExternal link

Scientists at the UC Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have invented a new way to synthesize DNA that promises to be easier and faster, does not require the use of toxic chemicals and is potentially more accurate. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.20.18University Research

Sodium- and Potassium-based Batteries Hold Promise for Cheap Energy StorageExternal link

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have found new evidence suggesting that batteries based on sodium and potassium hold promise as a potential alternative to lithium-based batteries. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.20.18University Research

A Bright Future: New Material Smashes Light-Splitting RecordsExternal link

A team of scientists and engineers led by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Southern California have created a crystal that has a higher degree of optical anisotropy than all other solid substances on earth—especially for light in the infrared region of the spectrum. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.19.18University Research

Clemson Graduate Student Receives Fellowship to Premier Physics LaboratoryExternal link

Andrew Garmon, a doctoral student in the department of physics and astronomy, has received a fellowship from the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Research (SCGSR) to study at Los Alamos National Laboratory, one of the nation’s leading research facilities. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.19.18University Research

MSU Hosts U.S. Particle Accelerator SchoolExternal link

Michigan State University is hosting the summer 2018 session of the U.S. Particle Accelerator School, a national graduate-level training and workforce development program in accelerator science and engineering funded by the Office of High Energy Physics in the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science (DOE-SC). Read MoreExternal linkage

06.19.18University Research

Rice U. Engineers Advance NMR Models for Oil and GasExternal link

New work by Rice University chemical engineers may make it easier to characterize unconventional oil or gas shale formations. Read MoreExternal linkage

06.18.18University Research

Adams State Alumna Receives Einstein FellowshipExternal link

Many Adams State University alumni continue their great stories by inspiring students in public schools and often their outstanding efforts receive national attention. This spring Cammie Newmyer was named a 2018-2019 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow. Read MoreExternal linkage

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