Computational Models Suggest New Design for Nanoparticles Used in Targeted Drug Delivery
Carnegie Mellon University has named Alison Barth interim director of BrainHub. Barth, professor of biological sciences, will lead the university’s interdisciplinary neuroscience research initiative and help direct the search for a permanent director. Professor of Statistics and Machine Learning, Robert E. Kass was named the interim co-director of the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition.
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI) has reached its next major milestone. The project has received Critical Decision-2 approval from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Shirley Ho, a member of Carnegie Mellon’s McWilliams Center for Cosmology, is the co-chair of DESI’s Galaxy and Quasar Clustering Working Group.