Flinn Foundation funds NAU microbiologist’s study to address health disparities through novel therapeutic for asthma
Although there is no cure, researchers launched a two-year clinical study to determine whether adding low-cost prebiotic soluble fiber supplements to a patient’s diet can help improve asthma symptoms.
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NAU physicist awarded prestigious $502,000 NSF grant to harness active matter for nanoscale applications
The award will support a five-year project during which a unique system of microscale self-propelled particles will be developed that will enable control of the movement in unprecedented ways.
12-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Northern Arizona University planetary scientist Mark Salvatore eulogizes NASA's Opportunity rover after the mission was declared ended on Feb. 13, months after the rover went silent during a dust storm and 15 years after it landed on Mars.
14-Feb-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Bridging the ‘digital divide’: Computer scientist using innovative technology, social science to improve lives in underserved communities
Morgan Vigil-Hayes, an assistant professor of computer science at Northern Arizona University, aims to bring more reliable Internet access to tribal communities and other underserved areas by designing and implementing community-centric networked...
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Bertrand Cambou, a professor of practice at Northern Arizona University, has authored or co-authored 48 granted patents in his career and has disclosed 32 inventions at NAU, leading to a total of 35 patent applications. His main areas of research...
11-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
The team, which includes Northern Arizona University physicist Ryan Behunin, is creating a low-power, low-cost solution to overcome power and bandwidth scaling limitations of the current technologies governing data center energy use, which is...
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The value of ecological restoration: In new study, researchers find people willing to pay to protect aquifer recharge and water supply
Northern Arizona University researchers Julie Mueller, Adrienne Soder and Abe Springer found residents of the Phoenix metropolitan area are willing to pay to protect critical habitats, access to recreation, surface and groundwater and culturally...
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Adapting protocol pioneered for Zika, researchers find West Nile Virus now a permanent part of Arizona ecosystem
With winter temperatures in Maricopa County rarely dipping below freezing--60 degrees and raining, like today, is one of its more wintry days--Arizona is a perfect home for virus-carrying mosquitoes to overwinter, allowing the virus to survive.
15-Jan-2019 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
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Ecologist available to discuss UN climate talks, effectiveness of agreed-upon approach to reducing emissions
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Data Mapping Shows Hurricane Florence Could Disrupt Supply Chains Beyond Mid-Atlantic Region, with All Eyes on Port of Charleston
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Mars Researcher Available to Discuss NASA's Curiosity Rover Discovering Methane, Organic Material on Mars
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Expert: NASA’s InSight could provide insight into Mars’ surface habitability, evidence of ‘marsquakes’
Planetary geologist Mark Salvatore said this mission will provide the clearest look into Mars' interior structure, which will help scientists understand planetary formation and ways Earth and Mars differentiated over time.
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Biologist Available to Discuss CDC Report on Increase in Infections From Insects and Arachnids to Humans
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