Helping blood cells regenerate after radiation therapy
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 4:00pm
Patients with blood cancers such as leukemia and lymphoma are often treated by irradiating their bone marrow to destroy the diseased cells. After the treatment, patients are vulnerable to infection and fatigue until new blood cells grow back.
Inexpensive chip-based device may transform spectrometry
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
Yoel Fink leads the way in fabric materials
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 3:45pm
Yoel Fink stands under an unassuming LED ceiling lamp wearing what appears to be just an ordinary baseball cap. “Do you hear it?” he asks.
Researchers quickly harvest 2-D materials, bringing them closer to commercialization
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 3:45pm
Since the 2003 discovery of the single-atom-thick carbon material known as graphene, there has been significant interest in other types of 2-D materials as well.
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 3:30pm
The vast majority of computing devices today are made from silicon, the second most abundant element on Earth, after oxygen. Silicon can be found in various forms in rocks, clay, sand, and soil.
BBC Interviews Yoel Fink
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 3:30pm
Making clothes that can communicate
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
A new approach to controlling magnetism in a microchip could open the doors to memory, computing, and sensing devices that consume drastically less power than existing versions.
Anikeeva menitoned as a "hero of science" for unlocking the brain
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 2:45pm
Five foot three and compact as a gazelle, Anikeeva is a marathon runner, a rock climber, and one heck of a scientist.
Ferrimagnets speed up racetrack memories
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 2:45pm
Spintronics devices, which exploit the spin of an electron as well as its charge, could be ideal for use in high-density data storage devices and for next generation information processing.
Healing Deeper Flaws in Metal
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
Surface scratches are one thing, but what if materials could heal deeper flaws too? Research into self-healing metals, a completely different material, is also yielding promising results at an early stage.