Research

Mar 29, 2021  |  Research

New Catalyst Makes Styrene Manufacturing Cheaper, Greener

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Fanxing Li and his colleagues have developed a new catalyst that significantly increases yield in styrene manufacturing, while simultaneously reducing energy […]

Feb 24, 2021  |  Research

Professor Spontak and Colleagues Developed Self-Sterilizing Polymers Effective Against SARS-CoV-2

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Richard Spontak and his colleagues at NCSU, Boston University and Kraton Corporation have demonstrated a family of self-sterilizing polymers that are […]

Jan 19, 2021  |  Research

The Artificial Chemist 2.0: From Lab Concept to Industrial Relevance

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Prof. Milad Abolhasani and his colleagues have developed a new technology, called Artificial Chemist 2.0, that allows users to go from requesting […]

Dec 21, 2020

Profs Hall, Velev and Crook Receive Major Grant to Develop Systems for Removing Microplastic Ocean Waste

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. An article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences states that, ‚ÄúThere are certain human environmental perturbations so major that they […]

Nov 22, 2020  |  Research

Prof. San Miguel and Her Colleagues Have Developed a New Way of Studying Neural Degeneration

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Adriana San Miguel and her colleagues have demonstrated the utility of artificial intelligence (AI) in identifying and categorizing neural degeneration in […]

Nov 8, 2020  |  Research

A New Approach to DNA Data Storage

This is a slightly modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Albert Keung and his colleagues in CBE and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering have developed a fundamentally new approach […]