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Design for America Recognized with National Design Award

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum honors the national program founded at Northwestern.read more

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

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Watching Nanomaterials Form in 4D

Nathan Gianneschi's technology lets researchers see dynamic reactions as they happen at the nanoscale.read more

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Graphene as Anti-static Hair Dye

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

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Sweat Analytics for Athletes, Rehab Patients

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

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Speeding Up 3D Printing of Millimeter-sized Imaging Lenses

The new method could be used for optical imaging, vision correction, and disease diagnosis.read more

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