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July 2, 2020
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Stony Brook, BNL Scientists Collaborate on Electron-Ion Collider Innovations
The researchers have designed innovations to tame the power requirements of an electron-positron collider.
July 2, 2020
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Spontaneous Formation of Nanoscale Hollow Structures Could Boost Battery Storage
Researchers discovered that particles spontaneously form hollow structures during the charge-discharge cycle, allowing more ion flow without damage.
July 2, 2020
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National Survey Shows Different Bacteria on Cellphones and Shoes
The largest study of its kind in the U.S. shows thousands of different types of bacteria living on cellphones and shoes.
July 1, 2020
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Scientists Engineer One Protein to Fight Cancer and Regenerate Neurons
Making two alterations to a single messenger protein, researchers induced the body’s biochemical control system to target two different conditions.
July 1, 2020
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Researchers Shed Light on New Enzymatic Reaction
Researchers have identified key ingredients for producing high-value chemical compounds in an environmentally friendly fashion.
July 1, 2020
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MSE Grad Student Awarded by DOE
Bethany Rutherford has been selected to receive one of 62 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) awards.
June 30, 2020
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Auburn Physics Professors Receive Nearly $900k in Federal Funding to Develop Fusion as Energy Source
Plasma physicists David Ennis and Stuart Loch will collaborate with the DIII-D National Fusion Facility on the grant that runs through June 30, 2022.
June 30, 2020
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New Atmospheric Radiocarbon Measurements Pull Back the Veil on Fossil Fuels
Researchers from NOAA and CU Boulder have devised a breakthrough method for determining emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuel combustion.
June 30, 2020
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First Measurement of Electron Energy Distributions, Could Enable Sustainable Energy Techologies
A team determined how to measure how many hot charge carriers are present in a metal nanostructure, crucial to technologies such as energy conversion.
June 29, 2020
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Discovery Unlocks 'Hot' Electrons for More Efficient Energy Use
Researchers developed a technique using a scanning tunneling microscope that can measure the energy distribution of hot electrons.
June 29, 2020
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WSU Researchers Advance Fuel Cell Technology
Washington State University researchers used an inexpensive catalyst made from nickel and molybdenum nanoparticles to improve fuel cell technology.
June 29, 2020
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Graduate student Saran Pidaparthy Receives Science Graduate Student Research Award from the DOE
Pidaparthy will be given the chance to broaden his thesis research on fast charging lithium-ion electrode materials at DOE’s Argonne National Lab.
June 26, 2020
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Medicinal Chemistry Breakthrough Could Lead to Better Pharmaceuticals
University of Virginia chemistry professor W. Dean Harman led a team developing a new method for manufacturing pharmaceuticals.
June 26, 2020
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Department of Energy Selects Two Kent State Biology Ph.D. Students for Prestigious Research Program
Chelsea E. Smith and Jordyn T. Stoll, both pursuing a Ph.D. in Ecology from the Department of Biological Sciences, were selected.
June 26, 2020
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Desalination Solution
Stanford researchers have developed a device that can convert waste from desalination facilities into commercial chemicals.
June 25, 2020
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Class of Stellar Explosions Found to be Galactic Producers of Lithium
A team of researchers has determined that classical novae are responsible for most of the lithium in our galaxy and solar system.
June 25, 2020
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Tracking Fossil Fuel Emissions With Carbo -14
Researchers have devised a breakthrough method for the first-ever, national scale estimate of emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuels.
June 25, 2020
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Study Shows Decrease in Renewable Energy Costs May Serve as an Accelerator for Clean Energy Expansion
The findings may serve as a model for the world, illustrating that decreases in renewable costs may help drive clean energy growth.
June 24, 2020
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Researchers Develop Viable Sodium Battery
Researchers have created a sodium-ion battery that holds as much energy and works as well as some commercial lithium-ion battery chemistries.
June 24, 2020
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Stockbridge Ph.D. Student Wins U.S. Department of Energy Honor
Care Anderson is a Ph.D.candidate in soil biogeochemist Marco Keiluweit’s lab at the Stockbridge School.
June 24, 2020
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DOE Renews Funding for Innovative Photosynthesis Research at MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory
DOE has awarded the MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory an $11.25 million DOE Office of Basic Energy Sciences competitive renewal grant.
June 23, 2020
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Pushing Photons
UC Santa Barbara researchers create new metasurface design methods that can make LED light act more like lasers.
June 23, 2020
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Study: Integrating Satellite and Socioeconomic Data to Improve Climate Change Policy
A study used a combination of satellite and census data to identify socioeconomic drivers - deforestation and expanding saltwater farming.
June 23, 2020
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DOE Funds Purdue's Photosynthesis Repair Research
Understanding light-induced damage could lead to plants designed to withstand more light, freeing up resources for plant growth and reproduction.
June 22, 2020
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Shiv Upadhyay (Jordan) is a Recipient of the Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Award
Shiv’s research will take place at the Argonne National Laboratory in the research area, Predicitive Materials Science and Chemistry,