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Creation of Artificial Atoms

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For the first time, scientists created a tunable artificial atom in graphene. The results from this research demonstrate a viable, controllable, and reversible technique to confine electrons in graphene.

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San Diego Supercomputer Center, Uc San Diego, Stanford Materials Science and Engineering, U.S. Department Of Energy

A Scientific Advance for Cool Clothing: Temperature-Wise, That Is

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Stanford University researchers, with the aid of the Comet supercomputer at the San Diego Supercomputer at UC San Diego, have engineered a low-cost plastic material that could become the basis for clothing that cools the wearer, reducing the need for energy-consuming air conditioning.

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Developing Tools to Understand Lithium-Ion Battery Instabilities

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Scientists develop tools to understand Li-ion battery instabilities, enabling the study of electrodes and solid-electrolyte interphase formation.

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Q&A with CFN User Davood Shahrjerdi

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NYU’s Shahrjerdi has been using facilities at Brookhaven Lab’s Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) to fabricate and characterize nano-bioelectronic devices that combine the unique properties of emerging nanomaterials with advanced silicon-based electronics.

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Adjusting Solar Panel Angles a Few Times a Year Makes Them More Efficient

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With Earth Day approaching, new research from Binghamton University-State of New York could help U.S. residents save more energy, regardless of location, if they adjust the angles of solar panels four to five times a year.

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Empowering Girls to Become STEM Professionals

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To meet the White House's projected workforce needs of one-million additional inclusive graduates by 2022, the California State University (CSU) is developing outreach programs to strengthen the interest of K-12 girls to study STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines.

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Self-Cleaning Membranes for Sustainable Desalination

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Masdar Institute Research Team Leverages Advanced Nanofibers and Membrane Fabrication Know-How to Develop Two Kinds of Membranes that Can Clean Themselves

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Iowa State Professor: Technology Is Great, but Are We Prepared for the Consequences?

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Dependence on technology is slowly eroding some of our core principles, said the director of Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication. It's impacting everything from fake news to texting while driving.

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ASU-Led Team Invited to SpaceX’s Hyperloop Pod Competition II

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SpaceX has announced that an Arizona State University-led team is invited to participate in the private space company’s Hyperloop Pod Competition II. Finals will be held at the SpaceX track in Hawthorne, California August 25 through 27.

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NYIT School of Engineering and Computer Sciences Inspires with TEDxNYIT: Persistence & Community

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The School of Engineering and Computing Sciences at New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) presents TEDxNYIT: Persistence and Community on April 21.







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