Next-gen computing material gets down to the right size for modern manufacturing.
Technique pioneered at the University of Michigan could improve outcomes for cancer and neurological conditions.
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Led by Prof. Becky Peterson, the research focuses on a category of materials important for low power logic operations, high pixel density screens, touch screens, and haptic displays.
It was believed that running more propellant through a Hall thruster would wreck its efficiency, but new experiments suggest they might power a crewed mission to Mars.
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And that tracks with the way our motor circuits work—we’re not that complicated.
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Elaheh Ahmadi, David Blaauw, Michael Flynn, Hun-Seok Kim, Hessam Mahdavifar, and Zhengya Zhang bring their expertise and creativity to this nationwide undertaking in the area of semiconductors and information & communication technologies.
Dr. Mehdi Saligane, a leader in the open-source chip design community, was among the first researchers to fabricate a successful chip as part of Google’s multi-project wafer program.
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The ability to accurately detect where X-rays land and in what dose could reduce the collateral damage from radiation therapy.
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