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  1. New surface coating for medical devices prevents blood from clottingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Medical News

    ... Aizenberg, Ph.D., who is a Wyss Institute Core Faculty member and the Amy Smith Berylson Professor of Materials Science at Harvard SEAS. SLIPS stands for Slippery Liquid-Infused Porous Surfaces. Inspired by the slippery surface of the carnivorous ...

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  2. Stanford scientists create a 'smart' lithium-ion battery that warns of fire hazardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | EurekAlert!

    ... to create an early-warning system that saves lives and property," said Yi Cui, an associate professor of materials science and engineering at Stanford. "The system can detect problems that occur during the normal operation of a battery, but it does ...

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  3. Wearable technology that feels like skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Times of India

    ... sorts of biometric data tied to your motion." MC10 recently teamed up with John A. Rogers, a professor of materials science and engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, who has been working for nearly a decade to perfect ...

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  4. 50 Years of Quality: History of Hardness TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Quality

    ... and standardized indentation-hardness test was proposed by J. A. Brinell in 1900. Brinell's interest in materials science grew during his involvement in a several Swedish iron companies and his desire to have a consistent and fast means of ...

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  5. Plasmonic paper detects trace amounts of chemicals and moleculesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | R & D

    Using a common laboratory filter paper decorated with gold nanoparticles, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have created a unique platform, known as "plasmonic paper," for detecting and characterizing even trace amounts of chemicals and biologically important molecules-from explosives, chemical warfare agents and environmental pollutants to disease markers. The work will be described by Srikanth Singamaneni, assistant professor in the department of mechanical engineering and materials science at Washington University in St. Louis, and postdoc Limei Tian at the AVS 61th International Symposium and Exhibition, held Nov. 9-14, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland.

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  6. Plasmonic paper for detecting trace amounts of chemicals, pollutants and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Science Daily

    ... be described by Srikanth Singamaneni, assistant professor in the department of mechanical engineering and materials science at Washington University in St. Louis, and postdoc Limei Tian at the AVS 61th International Symposium and Exhibition, held ...

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  7. The Mission Begins . . . Comic-tanium: The Super Materials of the Superheroes Opens at the ToonSeumRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Newswise

    October 10, 2014-Warrendale, PA - Comic-taniumTM: The Super Materials of the Superheroes opens on Sunday, October 12, at the ToonSeum in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to show the world how Batman, Iron Man, Captain America, Wonder Woman, and other favorite comic characters use the tools and techniques of minerals, metals, and materials science and engineering to boost their powers and save their worlds. Comic-tanium 's mission is as critical as any assigned to the superheroes it celebrates-to inspire K-12 students to pursue science and engineering careers .

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  8. Check Out the JOM Materials Fiction Countdown List at MS&T14Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | TMS

    The nominations have been pouring in for the JOM Materials Fiction Countdown! Those attending Materials Science & Technology 2014 can check out the list compiled so far at the TMS Member Lounge. Nominations will close on October 31, 2014, so act quickly to make sure that your favorite fictional work-book, short story, graphic novel, or poem-is considered when JOM asks its readers to vote for the Top Ten Greatest Works of Materials Fiction in early 2015.

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  9. Lab 'eye' uses peacock ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Telegraph

    ... "Make-in-India" mantra. Confocal microscopes, which produce 3D images, are widely used in life science and materials science laboratories around the world. The India-made one, the country's first home-grown confocal microscope, is intended for sale ...

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  10. Plasmonic PaperRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Newswise

    WASHINGTON, D.C., October 9, 2014 -- Using a common laboratory filter paper decorated with gold nanoparticles, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have created a unique platform, known as "plasmonic paper," for detecting and characterizing even trace amounts of chemicals and biologically important molecules-from explosives, chemical warfare agents and environmental pollutants to disease markers. The work will be described by Srikanth Singamaneni, assistant professor in the department of mechanical engineering and materials science at Washington University in St. Louis, and postdoc Limei Tian at the AVS 61th International Symposium and Exhibition, held Nov. 9-14, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md.

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  11. Expanded Product Line of Short-Wavelength Lasers for Materials Processing and Measuring ApplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PressReleasePoint

    ... by Oxide Corporation. Oxide is a venture company spun off from the Japanese National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) that has sophisticated laser technology based on superior crystal growth technology, which can also be used for laser ...

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  12. Northwestern Announces Named ProfessorshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Northwestern University

    ... been named the Martin J. and Patricia Koldyke Outstanding Teaching Professor. Sossina Haile , professor of materials science and chemical engineering at the California Institute of Technology, has been named the Walter P. Murphy Professor. Haile is ...

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  13. Researchers find isolated Pd atoms efficient low-temperature...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Green Car Congress

    ... Catalysis, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Dept. of Physics, New Mexico State University; Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; the School of Chemical Engineering at Purdue University; and the Department of ...

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  14. College NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Aurora Advocate

    Michael David Gram of Aurora graduated Aug. 10 from Ohio State University with a PhD in materials science and engineering. He is a 2003 graduate of Walsh Jesuit High School and a 2008 and 2010 graduate of Ohio State University with a bachelor of science and master's degree in materials science and engineering.

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  15. Platinum meets its match in quantum dots from coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Science Blog

    ... and Pulickel Ajayan, the Benjamin M. and Mary Greenwood Anderson Professor in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and of chemistry and chair of the Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, all of Rice. Tour is the T.T. and W.F. ...

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  16. How to make a "perfect" solar absorberRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | Holtville Tribune

    ... that can survive these high temperatures." "This work shows the potential of both photonic engineering and materials science to advance solar energy harvesting," says Paul Braun, a professor of materials science and engineering at the University of ...

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  17. Ethical Filament: Can Fair Trade Plastic Save...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | RedOrbit

    ... is coauthored by Pearce, Savanna R. Feeley of Michigan State University and Bas Wijnen, a PhD candidate in materials science and engineering at Michigan Tech and published this month in the Journal of Sustainable Development .

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  18. Couple's inaugural gift for Steidle laboratory honors 1942 alumnusRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | PressReleasePoint

    ... spent countless hours in the historic Steidle Building, which is the long-time home to the Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences (EMS). Nestled between Willard and Hosler buildings near West ...

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  19. Lucideon announces successful development of bioceramics for bone repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Medical News

    ... ith tailored physico-chemical properties on zirconia bioceramics' was published recently in the Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine.

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  20. All directions are not created equal for nanoscale heat sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Science Daily

    ... shrink, the rules governing heat transfer change as well," explained David Cahill, a professor of materials science and engineering at Illinois. "Our current understanding of nanoscale thermal transport isn't nuanced enough to quantitatively predict ...

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