Hydrogen fuel cells -- possibly the best option for emission-free vehicles -- require costly platinum. Nickel and other metals work but aren't nearly as efficient. Findings published in Nature Communications this week help pin down the basic...
8-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST
A group of University of Delaware students and researchers spent New Year’s in an unconventional way -- installing sanitation systems in India. The systems employ breathable fabric, the sort you'd find in raincoats and tents, to contain waste and...
8-Jan-2015 9:20 AM EST
Antonio Luque, professor and director of the Institute of Solar Energy at the Technical University of Madrid, Spain, will receive the Karl W. Bӧer Solar Energy Medal of Merit at a ceremony to be held at the University of Delaware on March 13, 2015.
18-Nov-2014 5:00 PM EST
During World War II, the western Pacific was a hotbed for combat. Numerous aircraft were lost in the waters off Palau, submerged for decades with little closure for the families of fallen airmen. Researchers from the University of Delaware and...
7-Nov-2014 6:00 PM EST
The University of Delaware is one of nine universities chosen by The MITRE Corporation to serve on the Academic Affiliates Council, formed to support the company’s operation of the nation’s first federally funded research and development center...
29-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT
University of Delaware oceanographers have reported a connection between local weather conditions and the weight of Adélie penguin chicks in the Oct. 22 issue of Marine Ecology Progress Series.
27-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT
The University of Delaware has been awarded $3.3 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a program that will serve as a national model for diversifying and strengthening the academic workforce.
19-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
In a landmark paper -- "Designed Synthesis of Large-Pore Crystalline Polyimide Covalent Organic Frameworks” -- published in the July 23 edition of the international scientific journal Nature Communications, University of Delaware researcher Yushan...
24-Jul-2014 9:35 AM EDT
19-Dec-2014 3:00 PM EST
Make 2015 a Year of Learning. Ten Simple Tips for Parents of Young Children From the University of Delaware
16-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST
Family Expert Bahira Sherif-Trask From UD Shares Her Top Tips to Help Families Survive the Annual Thanksgiving Gathering
20-Nov-2014 2:00 PM EST
How Not to Poison You Friends and Family at Thanksgiving. Food Safety Expert Kathleen Splane Shares Her Top Tips
20-Nov-2014 1:55 PM EST
Child Development Expert Professor Roberta Golinkoff Gives Tips on What Toys You Should Be Buying This Holiday Season
20-Nov-2014 11:00 AM EST
Trick or Treating Terror - Should We Be Worried by Poisoned Candy? Professor Joel Best, UD Explores This Urban Legend
24-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT
Roberta Golinkoff, University of Delaware Is Available to Talk on the Importance of Language Development and Play in Early Education
12-Aug-2014 9:05 AM EDT
Dr. Tricia Wachendorf, UD, is Available for Interview on Hurricane Preparedness, Emergency Response and Disaster Management #Hurricaneiselle #Hurricanejulio
8-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT