Posted June 9, 2021
A study led by University of Minnesota researchers uncovered a property of magnetic materials that will allow engineers to develop more efficient spintronic devices in the future, which could lead to faster and more efficient computing and data storage.
Posted May 26, 2021
A team of researchers, led by a University of Minnesota associate professor, have discovered a new way to effectively deliver and preserve vaccines for diseases via a small wafer placed under the tongue.
Posted May 25, 2021
CSE Professor Timothy Lodge has been named the inaugural Prager Chair in Macromolecular Science in Chemistry, the first of two chairs established by the late Professor Emeritus Stephen Prager and the late Dr. Julie Prager.
Posted May 14, 2021
A groundbreaking study shows how engineered immune cells used in new cancer therapies can overcome physical barriers to allow a patient’s own immune system to fight tumors.
Posted May 6, 2021
Chemical engineering and materials science Associate Professor Bharat Jalan was selected from a pool of candidates worldwide to receive the American Vacuum Society’s prestigious Peter Mark Memorial Award.
Posted April 28, 2021
A study led by University of Minnesota researchers found evidence of the first-ever galaxy in a “blow-away” state, which could give more insight into the Universe’s early stages.
Posted April 28, 2021
A new study that models peoples’ exposure to air pollution—resolved by race-ethnicity, and income level—shows that exposure disparities among people of color and white people are driven by nearly all, rather than only a few, emission source types.
Posted April 27, 2021
A University of Minnesota team has developed a first-of-its-kind method for cryopreserving fruit fly embryos that is critical to genetics research and scientific breakthroughs benefiting human health.
Posted April 22, 2021
The University of Minnesota is one of two institutions in the United States to host a new center established by the Biostasis Research Institute (BRI) aimed at creating human organ banks through the cryogenic storage of organs donated for transplantation.