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Award Announcement, Nuclear Physics, Accelerator, accelerator science, SRF, Jefferson Lab

Hermann Grunder Recognized by IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society

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Dr. Hermann Grunder, Founding Director of Jefferson Lab, has been selected as one of two recipients of the 2018 IEEE NPSS Particle Accelerator Science and Technology (PAST) Award.

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service engineering, Industrial Engineering, Drone, drone services, Parking and Transportation , smart technology, Application development

Industrial Engineers Explore Drone-Enabled Services

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Industrial engineering graduate students on a Service Engineering Academic Learning team explore drone-enabled services with a new initiative called SmartPark. This drone-based intelligent parking system aims to revolutionize the parking industry by identifying the nearest vacant parking spot in real time using an innovative mobile app.

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Neuroscience, Engineering, Brain Mapping, Neurobiology, Janelia Research Campus, Probe, Technology

New Silicon Probes Record Activity of Hundreds of Neurons Simultaneously

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Neuroscientists who want to follow the nervous system’s cellular conversations will soon have access to easy-to-use technology that simultaneously monitors neural activity at hundreds of different sites within the brain.

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Psychology, Cognition, Vision, Object Recognition, Facial Recognition, IQ, Visual intelligence

Visual Intelligence Is Not the Same as IQ

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The first study of individual variation in visual ability has shown that there is a broad range of differences in people’s capability for recognizing and remembering novel objects and has determined that these variations are not associated with individuals’ general intelligence, or IQ.

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Breast Cancer, Cancer, Metastasis, Metastatic Breast Cancer, David Brenin, Patrick Dillon, University Of Virginia, University of Virginia School of Medicine, UVA School of Medicine, Focused Ultrasound, Surgery, Ablation, Immunotherapy, Immune System, Immune Cells, Cancer Treatment, Clinical Trials, Trials, Research, Medical Research, Focused Ultrasound Founda

Could Scalpel-Free Surgery Help the Body Destroy Metastatic Breast Cancer?

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UVA is testing the power of focused ultrasound and immunotherapy to enable the body to identify and destroy metastatic breast cancer cells.

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Cool Textiles to Beat the Heat

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Air-conditioned buildings bring welcome relief to people coming in from the heat. But creatingthat comfort comes with a cost to our wallets and the environment in the form of increased energy bills andgreenhouse gas emissions.

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Cleaning Up Aquatic Pollution with Mussels

Scientists and activists alike have been looking for a solution to the problem of aquatic nutrient pollution. Now one group reports in Environmental Science & Technology that ribbed mussels are up to the clean-up challenge.

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Higgs Boson, particle physcis, Perimeter Institute, Physics, women in physics, cern, Large Hadron Collider

Live Webcast to Explore the Ways “Useless” Discoveries Have Changed Our Lives

.In a live webcast on November 8, physicist Pauline Gagnon will explain how seemingly “useless” scientific discoveries, such as the Higgs boson, have changed the way we live our lives.

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Rural Health, Healthcare, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, National 4-H Council, Appalachia, Health Disparities, Racial Disparities, Prevention, Health Policy

Closing the Rural Health Gap: Media Update from RWJF and Partners on Rural Health Disparities

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Rural counties continue to rank lowest among counties across the U.S., in terms of health outcomes. A group of national organizations including the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National 4-H Council are leading the way to close the rural health gap.

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health technology assessment, HTA, Europe, ISPOR Annual European Congress

What Is the Future of Health Technology Assessment in Europe?

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ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held the second plenary session, “Appraising the Appraisers: What Is the Future of Health Technology Assessment in Europe?” this morning at its 20th Annual European Congress in Glasgow, Scotland, UK.







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