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Explore over 170 virtual and in-person events at the 11th annual Wisconsin Science Festival

From “magic” mushrooms to a celebration of the stars, the 2021 Wisconsin Science Festival is back in full swing October 21-24. This year’s festival will feature more than 170 events in over 30 counties throughout Wisconsin. Activities include a variety of in-person and virtual activities including hands-on science experiments, Q&As with scientists, Read More

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Krieger School chemist wins prestigious Packard Fellowship

October 14, 2021 john hopkins 0

By Rachel Wallach / Published Oct 14, 2021 Xiongyi Huang, assistant professor in the Krieger School’s Department of Chemistry, was named Oct. 14 as a recipient of a 2021 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering. The program provides “the nation’s most promising early career scientists and engineers with flexible funding Read More

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Diana Qiu wins Packard fellowship for study of excitons

October 14, 2021 Yale University 0

For her work in studying how matter absorbs light, Diana Qiu, assistant professor of mechanical engineering & materials science at Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science, has won the prestigious Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering. Qiu is among 20 innovative early-career scientists and engineers to receive the fellowship. Read More

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[News+Stories] Es werde Licht: Photoinitiatoren für Zahnfüllungen, Kontaktlinsen, Prothesen und Co.

October 14, 2021 Graz University of Technology 0

Wer schon einmal mit einem Loch im Zahn am Zahnarztstuhl gelegen ist, kennt das Prozedere womöglich: Nach dem Ausbohren des Zahns folgt eine Füllung aus flüssigem Kunststoff, die im Mund modelliert und durch UV-Licht zur fixen Plombe ausgehärtet wird. Möglich machen das sogenannte Photoinitiatoren. Das sind chemische Verbindungen, die der Read More

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Baker, Gozar elected fellows by the American Physical Society

October 14, 2021 Yale University 0

The American Physical Society (APS) has elected Keith Baker, the D. Allan Bromley Professor of Physics, and research scientist Adrian Gozar as fellows of the society. APS is a nonprofit membership organization that advances the knowledge of physics and has more than 55,000 members, including physicists in academia, national laboratories, Read More

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New ‘alert-safe’ rostering system promises safer shift work and fewer workplace accidents

October 13, 2021 Monash University 0

14 October 2021 Monash University researchers and optimisation technology company Opturion have developed a cloud-based rostering system to improve alertness, productivity and safety among shift workers. Funded by the Alertness, Safety and Productivity Cooperative Research Centre, the AlertSafe™ rostering system has already been trialled in hospitals across Victoria, including Austin Read More