Navigation Links
Clemson physicist Apparao Rao named Fellow of the American Physical Society
Date:12/16/2008

CLEMSON Clemson University professor of physics and astronomy Apparao Rao has been named a Fellow of the American Physical Society. Fellows are elected by their peers for outstanding contributions to physics. Fellowship is limited to no more than one half of 1 percent of the membership.

Rao was recognized for developing methods of synthesizing carbon nanotubes and for elucidating the properties of carbon nanotubes through Raman spectroscopy, a technique used in condensed-matter physics and chemistry to study vibrational, rotational and other low-frequency modes in a system.

Rao and his team have gained international recognition for advancing nano-scale electromechanical sensors that have the potential to read and alert us to different toxic chemicals or gases in the air. He also has invented a way to make beds of tiny, shock-absorbing carbon springs that may be used to protect delicate objects like cell phones from being damaged by impact.

"Congratulations to Dr. Rao," said Dean Esin Gulari of the College of Engineering and Science. "This high honor is a true testament to the value of his research in the physics arena."


'/>"/>

Contact: Susan Polowczuk
spolowc@clemson.edu
864-656-2063
Clemson University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Clemson researchers advance nano-scale electromechanical sensors
2. US Senate confirms Clemson University engineering Dean Esin Gulari to National Science Board
3. National Science Foundation grants Clemson professors award to develop nanoprobes
4. NIH awards Clemson bioengineer $1.5 million to improve durability of tissue heart valves
5. Clemson bioengineer wins prestigious Early Career Award
6. NIH recognizes Clemson nanotechnology for molecule tracking
7. Clemson physicist addresses international forum on thermoelectric energy
8. Clemson scientists shed light on molecules in living cells
9. Clemson chemists discover new way antioxidants fight debilitating diseases
10. How do bacteria swim? Brown physicists explain
11. Penn biophysicists create new model for protein-cholesterol interactions in brain and muscle tissue
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/20/2015)... Calif. , April 20, 2015 Huntington ... Gabriel Valley to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring ... System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure ... hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart ... sensor that is implanted in the pulmonary artery (PA) ...
(Date:4/14/2015)... NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" ... the growing mobile commerce market, announces that its Wocket® ... York Design Awards under the category  ,Product Design – ... Awards are part of a global multi-disciplinary awards program. ... the marketplace, industry and judging panel. Winners will be ...
(Date:4/9/2015)... 2015 Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNA ), a ... it will report financial results for the third quarter ... the close of market. The company will host a ... p.m. PT (5:00 p.m. ET), during which management may ... the live call, analysts and investors should dial 888-438-5524 ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 2Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 3NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Nominated for 2015 New York Design Awards in 'Product Design- Technology' 2NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Nominated for 2015 New York Design Awards in 'Product Design- Technology' 3Synaptics to Report Third Quarter Results on April 23 2
... the program,s 50th anniversary celebrations, Clemson,s bioengineering ... representatives at the 2013 Clemson Biomaterials Symposium, ... discoveries. Biomaterials research is an interdisciplinary ... and materials science, with deep roots at ...
... able to adapt to moderate climate warming, improving their chance ... are large reductions in carbon dioxide emissions, according to a ... and its academic partners. Results further suggest corals have already ... "Earlier modeling work suggested that coral reefs would be gone ...
... announced that it will launch EMBO Press on December ... The EMBO Journal , EMBO reports , Molecular ... opportunities for the future development of the journals. EMBO ... encourage transparency in the publication process and help researchers make better ...
Cached Biology News:Clemson hosting biomaterials symposium 2New study suggests coral reefs may be able to adapt to moderate climate change 2New study suggests coral reefs may be able to adapt to moderate climate change 3EMBO announces the launch of EMBO Press 2
(Date:5/4/2015)... - The Fight Against Cancer Innovation Trust (FACIT) ... formation of Turnstone Biologics Inc. (Turnstone), a biotechnology ... harness the patient,s own immune system. ... Children,s Hospital of Eastern Ontario ... Institute for Cancer Research (OICR), the Ottawa Hospital ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... Achieved primarily through a proprietary paraffin and ... to 100x better detail than the industry standard. ... light microscopy methods, it needed another medium to measure ... frame of reference because it represents the highest standard ... the earliest discovery days of Ultralight Histology was to ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... May 4, 2015 - New ... med students prepare for the United States Medical Licensing ... of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, ... (Massive Open Online Course) designed to help medical students ... Step 1, the first and most daunting of the ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... , May 4, 2015   Sentrian ™, ... hospitalizations, has teamed with the Scripps Translational Science ... technology on 1,000 patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ... Americans and is the nation,s third leading cause of ... CareMore Health System , a wholly owned subsidiary ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Turnstone Biologics Inc. to accelerate clinical and commercial translation of cancer immunotherapies 2Turnstone Biologics Inc. to accelerate clinical and commercial translation of cancer immunotherapies 3Elsevier's Free MOOC Prepares Med Students for Licensing Exam 2Elsevier's Free MOOC Prepares Med Students for Licensing Exam 3CareMore, Scripps Translational Science Institute, and Sentrian Launch Landmark Study of Remote Patient Monitoring for COPD Population 2CareMore, Scripps Translational Science Institute, and Sentrian Launch Landmark Study of Remote Patient Monitoring for COPD Population 3CareMore, Scripps Translational Science Institute, and Sentrian Launch Landmark Study of Remote Patient Monitoring for COPD Population 4CareMore, Scripps Translational Science Institute, and Sentrian Launch Landmark Study of Remote Patient Monitoring for COPD Population 5
... HUBBARD, Ohio, April 8, 2008 NanoLogix, Inc.,(OTC ... 2007 financial data and a director appointment., ... were,reduced by 42% over 2006, while funding for ... information can be accessed at:, http://www.nanologixinc.com/financials.html , ...
... 8, 2008 Raven,biotechnologies, inc., a privately held ... antibody therapeutics (MAbs) for cancer,announced today that it ... under which Monogram will evaluate selected Raven,monoclonal antibodies ... cancer., "Raven,s extensive library of antibody candidates ...
... - The PerOs team is proud to announce,the ... the production,of bacterins as well as an autogenous ... (Oralject(TM))., "The approval of our manufacturing facility ... States marks a significant milestone for,our Company, and ...
Cached Biology Technology:NanoLogix Inc. Provides Financial Update, Appoints Bert Pharis as New Director 2Raven biotechnologies Announces Collaboration With Monogram Biosciences to Advance Diagnostic Cancer Technologies 2PerOs obtains USDA Establishment and Product Licenses for it's oral vaccine formulations 2
... PCR System is the only PCR system ... and every time. It provides accuracy, consistency, ... source or the property of the DNA ... Enzyme Mix, a unique blend of thermostable ...
ID clarifier: With ethidium bromide (50 μg/ml)...
Extremely high efficiency packaging extracts useful for transfecting our EpiFOS™ or CopyControl™ Fosmids, or any DNA vector with cos sites. A tremendous value when conpared to the competition...
... Buffer is a convenient, premixed, ... samples and Perfect RNA Markers. ... no dilution and is suitable ... Simply mix equal volumes of ...
Biology Products: