Iowa State's Suraj Kothari is leading researchers from Iowa State University and Ames, Iowa-based EnSoft Corp. who are developing ways to secure smartphone software for the Defense Department.
3/4/2014 10:00 AM EST
Iowa State University will be a top-tier partner in a new, national Digital Lab for Manufacturing announced today by President Barack Obama.
2/25/2014 4:30 PM EST
An executive order increasing the minimum wage will have minimal benefit, said Peter Orazem, a University Professor of economics at Iowa State University. In fact, Orazem said increasing the wage for all employees would do little to help workers or...
2/17/2014 1:05 PM EST
Iowa State engineers have refurbished an icing wind tunnel and are using it to study ice buildup on aircraft wings and wind turbine blades. A better understanding of the icing problems could lead to better solutions.
2/12/2014 8:00 AM EST
Anyone struggling to shed a few pounds knows it’s not always easy to change those habits without help from a registered dietitian nutritionist. The demand for help has led to growth in Iowa State University's dietetics program.
1/31/2014 11:00 AM EST
A month before starting at Iowa State, Caitlin Mock planned to study biology. Then she discovered a major that was under the radar but combined her interests in science and art—biological and pre-medical illustration. The unusual major (fewer than...
1/28/2014 5:00 PM EST
Iowa State University engineers have upgraded a biofuels pilot plant to improve its efficiency, instrumentation, data collection, reliability and maintenance. The upgrades will help engineers develop the art of thermochemically converting biomass to...
1/28/2014 4:30 PM EST
An initiative to expand experiential learning for Iowa State University students will also provide businesses with access to research and consulting services. ISU’s College of Business created CyBIZ Lab as a way for students to gain work...
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U.S. banking regulators recently approved rules for a key component of the Dodd-Frank Act more than three years after the law was initially enacted. Iowa State professors look at the impact of the law on banking and business.
12/17/2013 10:00 AM EST
Matt DeLisi says it would be a mistake to change federal sentencing guidelines to reduce prison overcrowding. The Iowa State University professor told the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee that cutting prison sentences would increase the crime rate.
11/12/2013 11:00 AM EST
Law enforcement agencies are using facial recognition software as a crime-fighting tool. Now businesses are looking to use the technology to reach customers. But an Iowa State University professor questions whether customers are ready for it.
5/8/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Craig Anderson, Distinguished Professor of psychology at Iowa State University, explains why a freelance photographer and other bystanders did not help to a man thrown onto the tracks of the New York City subway.
12/7/2012 12:35 PM EST
Both President Obama and his opponent in the presidential race, Mitt Romney, have been making frequent visits to Iowa. Some Iowa State University experts say it's because Iowa, and its six electoral votes, may make the difference on Election Day.
8/28/2012 12:15 PM EDT