Inter-lab collaboration between the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is paving the way for a greener and more resilient power grid.
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For much of the 20th century, political polarization within the United States House of Representatives tended to decrease over the course of a two-year term. But starting in the mid-1980s, that trend reversed, and in recent decades, polarization has...
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A unique experiment seeking to learn more about the mechanics of diseases like diabetes, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s will soon be conducted in space, and is being led by a research team at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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Students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, will feel as if they are learning Chinese on the streets of Beijing this summer when an intelligent, immersive environment developed by Rensselaer and IBM Research is used in an academic...
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NASA’s ongoing exploration of space – celebrated this month with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission that landed man on the moon – is inextricably tied to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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Research recently published in Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, by systems engineers at Rensselaer, demonstrated how a hierarchical model that provides suppliers with a certain amount of choice could improve supply and demand matching...
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Machine learning has the potential to vastly advance medical imaging, particularly computerized tomography (CT) scanning, by reducing radiation exposure and improving image quality.
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Manipulating Light-Matter Interaction Unlocks Properties for Quantum Information Storage and Computing
Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have come up with a way to manipulate tungsten diselenide (WSe2) —a promising two-dimensional material—to further unlock its potential to enable faster, more efficient computing, and even quantum...
6-Jun-2019 10:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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As we celebrate our living planet on Earth Day, the research of Rensselaer scientist Richard Gross offers hope for a more sustainable future.
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Why is space debris such a problem? Why is NASA so concerned about India's recent anti-satellite test?
5-Apr-2019 10:05 AM EDT
During Autism Awareness Month, Expert Available to Discuss How Big Data Can Improve Diagnosis and Treatment
2-Apr-2019 12:05 PM EDT
Changing the timing and frequency of deliveries could have significant environmental and economic benefits
28-Mar-2019 2:05 PM EDT
After New Zealand shooting spreads, ethics expert available to talk about the role and responsibility of social media platforms
20-Mar-2019 2:05 PM EDT
“Active data” expert in detecting flight sensor errors available as source for Boeing 737 Max 8 crash
14-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT
AI and government expert available to discuss presidential executive order on artificial intelligence
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