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Speakers announced for 2020 Experimental Biology meeting

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)

Renowned scientists including Nobel laureates, research pioneers and celebrated educators will convene at the Experimental Biology (EB) 2020 meeting, to be held April 4–7 in San Diego. Bringing together more than 12,000 life scientists in one interdisciplinary community, EB showcases the latest advances in anatomy, biochemistry, molecular biology, investigative pathology, pharmacology and physiology.

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Released:
18-Feb-2020 8:05 AM EST
Newswise: Ultrasound device improves charge time and run time in lithium batteries
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Ultrasound device improves charge time and run time in lithium batteries

University of California San Diego

Researchers at the University of California San Diego developed an ultrasound-emitting device that brings lithium metal batteries, or LMBs, one step closer to commercial viability. Although the research team focused on LMBs, the device can be used in any battery, regardless of chemistry.

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Released:
14-Feb-2020 2:30 PM EST
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Newswise: Utility player: How hydropower can help get more wind and solar on the grid

Utility player: How hydropower can help get more wind and solar on the grid

Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne researcher Audun Botterud co-authored a recent paper from the International Energy Agency on hydropower’s potential for integrating other renewables on the grid.

Channels: Energy, Technology,

Released:
17-Feb-2020 6:30 PM EST
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Newswise: Initiative takes advantage of existing data to solve community problems

Initiative takes advantage of existing data to solve community problems

Iowa State University

Solutions to some of the problems Iowa communities are facing may be found in the data towns and cities already collect, but lack the resources to access and analyze. Iowa State University researchers are lending their expertise to help communities tap into that information.

Channels: Travel and Transportation, Grant Funded News,

Released:
17-Feb-2020 6:05 PM EST
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Newswise: In acoustic waves, engineers break reciprocity with ‘spacetime-varying metamaterials’

In acoustic waves, engineers break reciprocity with ‘spacetime-varying metamaterials’

University at Buffalo

Working in an emerging field known to as “spacetime-varying metamaterials,” University at Buffalo engineers have demonstrated the ability to break reciprocity in acoustic waves. The NSF-sponsored research could have implications in communications, medicine and other fields.

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17-Feb-2020 4:35 PM EST
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Mediterranean rainfall immediately affected by greenhouse gas changes

Imperial College London

Mediterranean-type climates face immediate drops in rainfall when greenhouse gases rise, but this could be interrupted quickly if emissions are cut.

Channels: All Journal News, Climate Science, Environmental Science, Meteorology, Nature,

Released:
17-Feb-2020 3:40 PM EST
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Smart Mouthguard Technology Licensed from University of Maryland, Baltimore

University of Maryland, Baltimore

Technology for a smart mouthguard from the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) has been licensed by University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) alumnus Michael Wright, DDS, MS, into his new startup company, The WrightGuard Innovation Corporation.

Channels: Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Oral Health, Technology,

Released:
17-Feb-2020 3:00 PM EST
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