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Taxes 101 for Graduate Students

We know money is tight for graduate students, and it may not feel like you made any money at all in 2019, but if you had any income (fellowships, scholarships, GRA, GTA, etc.) you need to file your…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 17th, 2020 87 plays 0  

Anna Liu - A Cheap Little Chip: Simplifying Cell Therapies

Efficient intracellular delivery of target macromolecules remains a major obstacle in cell engineering, cell labeling, and other biomedical applications. Our lab has discovered the unique cell…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 26th, 2019 4 plays 0  

Po-Wei Huang - Sustainable Methods to Alleviate the Global Threat of Lithium

Recently, the prevalence of mobile devices along with the rapid growth in the electric vehicles (EVs) industries has led to an unprecedented demand for LIBs. From 2010 to 2025, the global demand for…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 26th, 2019 10 plays 0  

Smruthi Karthikeyan - Microbes, Oil Spills and Beyond: Using Microbes to Predict the Impact of Oil Spills

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill was the largest accidental marine oil spill in history and affected the benthic ecosystems, as well as vast areas of the open ocean and coastal wetlands along the Gulf…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 26th, 2019 8 plays 0  

Keshav Bimbraw - Imparting Expressivity and Dynamics to Percussive Musical Robot Shimon

Musical Robots designed for struck idiophones lack the expressivity and musical dynamics which can make them sound more human. The actuators in these robots are mostly solenoids which have an…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 20th, 2018 19 plays 0  

Nusaiba Baker - Oral delivery of DNA-enzyme nanoparticles ameliorates inflammation in a murine model of ulcerative colitis

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic relapsing disease characterized by epithelial barrier damage and disruption of immune homeostasis in the colon. Incidence is increasing every year, affecting 1-2…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 20th, 2018 27 plays 0