Apr. 14, 2017News
Researchers have solved a problem hindering development of highly sensitive optical devices made of a material called graphene, an advance that could bring applications from imaging and displays to sensors and high-speed communications ...
Mar. 22, 2017News
The thinnest, smoothest layer of silver that can survive air exposure has been laid down at the University of Michigan, and it could change the way touchscreens and flat or flexible displays are made.
Mar. 03, 2014News
Research which used virtual reality mazes to study the spatial reasoning of chimpanzees, has found that chimps can outperform young human children. The research, published in the American Journal of Primatology, found that while all ...
Feb. 21, 2014News
Micromachines, nanorobots, multifunctional drug transporters, and matrices for tissue growth - these and many other applications would benefit from three-dimensional microstructures that present different (bio)chemical ligands that offer ...
Jul. 26, 2012News
President Barack Obama announced the names of 96 women and men who will receive the United States government's highest honor for scientists and engineers in the early stages of their independent research careers--the Presidential Early ...
Jan. 25, 2012News
About one in five young adults in their late 30's received a flu shot during the 2009-2010 swine flu epidemic, a University of Michigan (U-M) study released says. But about 65 percent were at least moderately concerned about the flu, and ...
Jun. 10, 2011News
New research says studying both adult and embryonic stem cells can benefit medical science, but banning the study of either type could harm studies of the other.
Mar. 23, 2011News
Lars Gamfeldt of the Department of Marine Ecology at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden and colleagues found out that biodiversity leads to a higher productivity.
Jan. 18, 2011News
Monitoring single bacteria on growth and drug susceptibility -without a microscope- was now developed by researchers from the University of Michigan with an invention that can be made from some of the same parts used in CD players.
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