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  1. Meet the Houston startup that is going to make billions replacing copper wireRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Business Journal

    ... (have a product) that is substantially stronger than copper, and our electrical properties are in common." Rice University professor Richard Smalley began researching what would eventually become CurTran's LiteWire product more than nine years ago, ...


  2. Mayor Jean Quan backtracks on Dubai prince claimRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Contra Costa Times

    ... name to be brought up in connection with business activities, said Jim Krane, a Persian Gulf Specialist at Rice University's Baker Institute. "If this was something he wanted to keep quiet for some reason, it might not have been appropriate to use ...


  3. Tohru Fukuyama's Correction CrisisRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Chemical & Engineering News

    ... at Nagoya University, in Japan, although he has also been on the faculty of Japan's University of Tokyo and Rice University, in Texas . In the Japanese system, principal investigators often have associate and assistant professors who help them run ...


  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Business Wire

    ... par ultrasons (echographie), ann... )--Onit CEO and founder Eric M. Elfman will serve as a judge at the Rice University Business Plan Competition April 10 - 12. )--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA' rating to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission's (PTC, ...


  5. The 5 Best Things to Eat or Drink This Weekend: Dunk Eric SandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Houston Press

    ... the evening. Seven teams of students from four HISD schools will compete in Cooking up Change on Saturday at Rice University . The competition challenges high school students to create tasty and healthy school lunch meals costing about $1 per meal; ...


  6. How to pitch Warren Buffett in 60 seconds or lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | CNN

    In front of a standing-room-only crowd at a Rice University auditorium Thursday night, business plan contestants set the scene: a would-be student entrepreneur walks into an elevator with Warren Buffett.


  7. Scalable CVD process for making 2-D molybdenum diselenideRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Small Times

    Nanoengineering researchers at Rice University and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have unveiled a potentially scalable method for making one-atom-thick layers of molybdenum diselenide - a highly sought semiconductor that is similar to graphene but has better properties for making certain electronic devices like switchable transistors ... (more)


  8. Welcome to the MBA business plan battle royaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Fortune

    More than 500 teams applied to participate in the richest business plan competition in the world, Rice University's Business Plan Competition in Houston.


  9. AUTM forum to be held at the Global Center for Health InnovationRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Crain's Cleveland Business

    ... industry, according to Allan, senior licensing officer at Case Western Reserve. Wake Forest University and Rice University each will host their own forums later this year focused on different topics. Readers are solely responsible for the content of ...


  10. Putting a Ring on it elevates Houston Grand Opera to new heights - and accomplishes a great dareRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | CultureMap

    ... love the Ring by Robert Wilson, who recently delivered three talks in the 2014 Campbell Lecture Series at Rice University. That production builds, as is Wilson's want, out of an architecture of light and iconic gestures. Padrissa may eschew the ...


  11. Belhaven student accepted into JuilliardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... a 2012 Belhaven graduate and also a musician with the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra, has been accepted to Rice University, with scholarship, to study under one of the most sought-after professors of violin, Paul Kantor, Belhaven University ...


  12. 2D molybdenum shows potential for LED prod'nRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Electronic Engineering Times Asia

    ... microscope image shows the individual atoms in a 2D sheet of molybdenum diselenide. (Credit: E. Ringe/Rice University) In the Rice study, Ajayan and colleagues tested their atomically thin layers of molybdenum diselenide by building a field effect ...


  13. Research targets Parkinson's, Huntington's, other proteasomal diseasesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Medical News Today

    Synthetic genetic circuitry created by researchers at Rice University is helping them see, for the first time, how to regulate cell mechanisms that degrade the misfolded proteins implicated in Parkinson's, Huntington's and other diseases.


  14. Rebar Technique Strengthens Case For GrapheneRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | RF Globalnet

    Carbon nanotubes are reinforcing bars that make two-dimensional graphene much easier to handle in a new hybrid material grown by researchers at Rice University.


  15. 100 Favorite Dishes 2014: A Love Letter to Houston FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Houston Press

    ... Tony's, which display the astounding culinary diversity this city has to offer. According to reports out of Rice University , Houston is the most ethnically diverse city in the country, surpassing even New York and Los Angeles. Because of this ...


  16. Prominent Houstonians reflect on Houston civil rights: Then & nowRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... Could we have remained in the Jim Crow world, in the total straightforward, above board racism?" asked Rice University Sociologist Stephen Klineberg. Gene Locke doesn't think so. He was a leader of black students at the University of Houston. Now, ...


  17. Sierra Nevada Corporation and Houston Airport System Sign Letter of...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | PRWeb

    In a joint news conference held today at the Rice University Space Institute, Sierra Nevada Corporation and the Houston Airport System announced plans to explore potential applications and multiple economic development opportunities presented by the combination of a Houston-based space port and SNC's Dream Chaser - a spacecraft that can land at the ... (more)


  18. Carleton College Summer Math Program honored for achievementsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | EurekAlert!

    ... women in the field. Also receiving this year's Mathematics Programs that Make a Difference Award is the Rice University Summer Institute in Statistics (this program has now moved to the University of Nevada at Reno and has been renamed as the ...


  19. Undergraduate Summer Institute of Statistics honored for achievementsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | EurekAlert!

    This is a photo of participants in the 2012 Rice University Summer Institute of Statistics program.


  20. Quantum Materials Delivers Advanced Material to Broaden Product OfferingsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Freshnews

    ... QMC has laid groundwork to penetrate the market by proving scalability of innovative chemistry licensed from Rice University in Houston, Texas and by innovating proprietary processes for materials production. QMC believes that industrial-scale ...