Research

Jun 16, 2022

Open Eyes, Open Mind

This story was written by Justin Hammond and published by DASA. The University Honors Program (UHP) interviews Katie Traynelis about her research on epigenetic modifications. UHP: What sparked your interest in your specific line of research? KT: I’ve always been fascinated by […]

May 30, 2022  |  Research

New Tech Aims to Drive Down Costs of Hydrogen Fuel

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Milad Abolhasani and his colleagues have developed a new technique for extracting hydrogen gas from carrier liquids which is faster, less expensive […]

May 4, 2022

Stem Cell-Derived Model Offers Insights on Gene Activity and Addiction

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Researchers at North Carolina State University have demonstrated that neuron-like cells derived from human stem cells can serve as a model for studying changes […]

May 4, 2022

Researchers Devise Cheaper, Faster Way to Continuously Produce Amines

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a faster, less expensive technique for producing hindered amines – a class of chemicals used as […]

Apr 27, 2022  |  Research

‘Self-Driving’ Lab Speeds Up Research, Synthesis of Energy Materials

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Metal halide perovskites (MHPs) are an unconventional family of crystalline materials with continuously expanding compositional and structural spaces. Their nanocrystals are an emerging […]

Apr 13, 2022

Banana ‘Paper’ Stymies Potato Pest

This article was published by Mick Kulikowski, University Communications. Tahira Pirzada, a CBE postdoc in the Khan Research Group, co-authored a new publication on ‘wrap and plant’ technology using carrier polymers. Wrapping potato seeds in biodegradable paper made from unusable parts […]