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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Cohen-Karni Studies Electrical Activity of Neurons

Electrical Activity of Neurons
Tzahi Cohen-Karni was awarded the Office of Naval Research’s Young Investigator Award, which supports scientists who show exceptional promise for creative research early in their career.
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Carnegie Mellon Africa Students Attended Facebook Conference

CMU Africa Students
The students showcased their messenger bots to some of the world’s top tech developers.
Friday, April 21, 2017

Pozzi Earns NSF CAREER Award To Help Optimize Data Collection from Sensors

Matteo Pozzi
Matteo Pozzi sees great potential in sensors and robotic technology that collect data to help inform decision-making.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A Grand Challenge

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The National Academy of Engineering gathered for a regional meeting and symposium at Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute to discuss cybersecurity, which is now one of the greatest challenges in the 21st century.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Student Team Takes Top Prize in HP, Intel Design Challenge

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The students created a wearable exercise system for astronauts that relieves muscle atrophy in microgravity.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Klatzky, Morgan Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Roberta Klatzky and Granger Morgan
Faculty members Roberta Klatzky and M. Granger Morgan have joined the world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers, artists and civic leaders.
Friday, March 31, 2017

CyLab Challenges Young Students To Give Hacking a Try

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Carnegie Mellon University's CyLab is teaching middle- and high-school students the basics of hacking.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Research Suggests Noninvasive Way To Suppress Epileptic Seizures

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Carnegie Mellon University and University of California, Berkeley researchers have introduced a noninvasive approach that could mitigate epileptic seizures.
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Short and Simple Is Key in Three Minute Thesis Competition

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Three Minute Thesis is a research communication competition that challenges Ph.D. students to give a compelling presentation on their thesis and its significance in just three minutes, in language that anyone can understand.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Carnegie Mellon To Launch Index Measuring Carbon Dioxide Emissions in U.S.

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A new index that will measure carbon dioxide emissions from U.S. electric power producers has been created by Carnegie Mellon University and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Carnegie Science Awards Honor CMU Faculty and Students

Carnegie Science Awards
The Carnegie Science Center will recognize eight Carnegie Mellon University faculty members and students at its 21st annual Carnegie Science Awards celebration on May 12at Carnegie Music Hall in Pittsburgh.
Friday, March 3, 2017

Carnegie Mellon Names Jay Whitacre New Director of Scott Institute

Jay Whitacre
Whitacre, a standout innovator in the world of energy technologies and founder of Aquion Energy, succeeds Jared L. Cohon.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Good Vibrations: Noh’s Work Could Help Improve Elder Care

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Carnegie Mellon University Civil and Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor Hae Young Noh can tell a lot about a person by their walk.
Monday, February 6, 2017

Government Leaders, CEOs, Academic Experts To Discuss Energy-Water Nexus

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The panel discussion "Building a Resilient, Smart and Sustainable City: The Energy-Water Nexus" will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16.
Saturday, January 28, 2017

Strojwas honored with 2016 Phil Kaufman Award

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The award honors individuals who have had demonstrable impact on the field of electronic system design through innovations, education/mentoring, or industry leadership.

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