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New Algorithm Uncovers Secrets Inside Living Cells

Machine learning algorithm uses time-series data to show the cause-and-effect interactions among genes.read more

David Seidman Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Seidman is honored for his contributions to understanding materials on the atomic scale.read more

Fighting Floods

Kimberly Gray is pioneering strategies to help cities adapt to climate change.read more


Graphene as Non-toxic, Anti-static Hair Dye

Jiaxing Huang's new formula works as well as commercial permanent dyes without chemically altering hairs.read more

sweat analysis device

Sweat Analytics for Athletes, Rehab Patients

Professor John Rogers’s microfluidic device heads out of the lab and into widespread distribution. read more

The Lessons of Engineering Improv

Class uses improv to help students turn obstacles into opportunities.read more

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