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How a McCormick Student Wants to Help Feed the World

Senior Shane Dolan has designed and built an Internet of Things-enabled intelligent sprinkler controller for large agricultural operations.Read more


Boosting Patient Satisfaction in the Emergency Department

Blending analytical models and behavioral insights, Professor Seyed Iravani shows a path to improving the experience of emergency department patients.Read more

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Of Strokes and Misdiagnosis

Leveraging experimental design techniques and statistical modeling, Professor Dan Apley aims to help hospitals improve stroke diagnosis in emergency rooms.Read more


Ottino Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Dean Julio M. Ottino was recognized for his achievements in original research.Read more

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How Fast-Growing Algae Could Enhance Growth of Food Crops

A team including Professor Niall Mangan and researchers from Princeton University used computer modeling to identify the necessary features to support enhanced carbon fixation by an organelle called the pyrenoid, found in green algae, providing a blueprint for engineering this structure into crop plants.

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