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A team of engineers from Washington University in St. Louis has combined nanoparticles, aerosol science and locusts in new proof-of-concept research that could someday vastly improve drug delivery to the brain, making it as simple as a sniff.
A simple sniff
Chakrabarty wins 2017 Richard M. Goody Award
The Richard M. Goody Award is given to early-career scientists who work in the fields of atmospheric radiation and remote sensing.
A probiotic stress fix
A WashU engineer is working to create a probiotic that could help protect against the negative health effects of adrenaline surges.
WashU engineer to design catalyst for wasted plant material
Marcus Foston is designing a new type of catalyst that turns wasted plant material into a product that can be used for renewable chemical and material production.
WashU Expert
A WashU engineer says the new executive order designed to roll back the Clean Power Plan will have long-lasting effects on the power industry.
Richard Axelbaum
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Kimberly Parker
Kimberly Parker's paper "Halogen Radicals Promote the Photodegradation of Microcystins in Estuarine Systems" was named one of Environmental Science & Technology's Best Papers of 2016 (Top Paper, Environmental Science). She will join the faculty as an assistant professor on Jan. 1, 2018.
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