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Gloomy Octopus

September 11, 2017

New evidence suggests that octopuses aren’t loners

Animals observed signaling and mating

Reza Shahbazian-Yassar and Yifei Yuan

September 11, 2017

Making lithium-ion batteries safer, stronger

Lithium-ion battery market projected to reach more than $77 billion by 2024

The atomic structure of a tiny semiconductor is x-rayed.

September 5, 2017

Newly discovered semiconductor dynamics may help improve energy efficiency

New insight into how ‘over-doping’ slows conduction

Dr. Tolou Shokuhfar (left) and Valentin Torres

August 1, 2017

5-year NIH funded project bolsters CPS science teaching

Summer project aims to influence 100s of students

Jeffrey Loeb; experts guide

July 17, 2017

Epilepsy biomarkers pave way for noninvasive diagnosis, better treatments

Detecting smaller epileptic regions in the brain

June 14, 2017

New chemical method could revolutionize graphene

New vapor-phase functionalization-process is “ring centered,” not “carbon centered”

view of hands among chemistry glassware

June 9, 2017

NSF grant to support program tackling ‘heavy metals’ in Chicago

Three-year project expected to involve 500 to 600 CPS students

Naked mole-rats: plants, under low-oxygen conditions

April 20, 2017

Naked mole-rats turn into plants when oxygen is low

Discovery could lead to treatments for heart attack, stroke

Miiri Kotche

April 12, 2017

UIC bioengineer receives Fulbright to study in Finland

Scholar to explore medical device research, development

retina camera

March 20, 2017

A pocket-sized retina camera, no dilating required

And it’s cheap too!

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