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    Camera developed at WUSTL sheds light on mate choice of swordtail fish

    A group of researchers have used a special camera developed by Viktor Gruev, PhD, to discover that female northern swordtail fish choose their mates based on polarization signals from the males.

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    Biswas, Yang research on cover of Advanced Optical Materials

    Research by Pratim Biswas, PhD, and Lan Yang, PhD, is the cover story of the August 2014 issue of Advanced Optical Materials.

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    New technology may identify tiny strains in body tissues before injuries occur

    Researchers at WUSTL have developed a new technology that one day may help pinpoint minor strains and tiny injuries in the body’s tissues long before bigger problems occur.

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    Study reveals how Ebola blocks immune system

    Rohit Pappu, PhD, and a group of researchers have learned one way the Ebola virus dodges the body’s antiviral defenses, providing important insight that could lead to new therapies.

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    Washington University researchers explore the future of drone technology

    Raj Jain, PhD, and Humberto Gonzalez, PhD, explore the possibilities of unmanned aerial vehicles in a video by HEC TV.

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    Engineers develop new sensor to detect tiny individual nanoparticles

    A team of engineers, led by Lan Yang, PhD, has developed a new sensor that can detect and count nanoparticles, at sizes as small as 10 nanometers, one at a time.

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    WUSTL researchers among group awarded $20 million for climate variability research

    As part of a multi-institutional, $20 million effort, researchers at WUSTL will use imaging technology and images of public spaces to study climate variability and its potential agricultural, ecological and social impacts in Missouri.

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    Crowley to further study Named Data Networking with NSF grant

    Patrick Crowley, PhD, and a nationwide group of collaborators have received a nearly $5 million collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation to further develop, test and deploy the group’s novel Internet architecture.

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    Washington University expanding supercomputer with NIH grant

    Washington University has received a nearly $600,000 federal grant to upgrade and expand its high-performance computer, allowing researchers to process large amounts of data significantly faster.

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    WUSTL researcher featured in Bloomberg Businessweek

    Samuel Achilefu, PhD, professor of radiology, biomedical engineering, biochemistry, and molecular biophysics, developed high-tech goggles to help surgeons spot cancer cells.

 
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