Full Sail University Welcomed Back to Campus Graduate and Acclaimed Horror Director, Darren Lynn Bousman
Full Sail University ( www.fullsail.edu ), welcomed Full Sail graduate
Darren Lynn Bousman, acclaimed Director of the horror film series Saw II, III & IV, to its Full Sail Live facility on Monday, November 17, 2008 for a live screening of his latest film, Repo! The Genetic Opera. The screenin...
Student to graduate in the Dual Degree Physics and Engineering Program
Eau Claire, Wis This week Jonathan Watson will become the first student to graduate
from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claires physics and engineering dual degree program .
Watson, a native of Eau Claire, will earn his bachelors degree in physics from UW-Eau Claire and his bachelors degree i...
NSF grants bolster integrative graduate study at UW-Madison
Madison, Wis. - In an impressive display of grant-winning ability, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has received twin grants from the National Science Foundation to address some of the world's most complex issues, including climate change.
The NSF grants, coupled with matching instituti...
High schoolers to graduate from UW's IT Academy
Madison, Wis . - Employers who wonder where their future technologists will come from, take heart.
Fourteen Madison area high school students soon will graduate
from an intensive information technology training program offered through the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Information Technolog...
New Director of Lab Sales for Polymathic Analytical Labs
...cord, we will be better able to assess the needs of our partners, meet customer demands and maintain lasting business relationships."
Kerr is a graduate
of the University of Pittsburgh with a B.A. in Business Administration and Political Science, along with a double minor in Chemistry and Mathematics. ...
Rapid heating prepares energy-saving zeolite for greater role in industrial separations
...Texas A&M University; Mark A. Snyder, assistant professor of chemical engineering at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; Jared A. Stoeger, a graduate
student at the University of Minnesota; and Richard I. Masel, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Illinois at Urba...
International Milk Genomics & Human Health Symposium Speaker Program Announced
...y of Glasgow and Bryan White of the University of Illinois. Additional speakers will be announced.
The program also includes a poster session and graduate
student presentations from Deakin University, UC Davis, the University of Western Australia and Wageningen University as well as highlights from resea...
Genetically engineered bacteria compute the route
...r synthetic biology community, including the newly split red fluorescent protein and green fluorescent protein genes," said Jordan Baumgardner, recent graduate
of Missouri Western and first author of the research paper. "The research provides yet another example of how powerful and dynamic synthetic biology c...
Signostics Closes Follow-On Financing of US$4 Million, Expands Board of Directors
...rth is CEO of Playford Capital, serves on the board of several other organizations, co-founded a software company, taught marketing for the Australian graduate
School of Management and worked in strategy roles at the Australian Stock Exchange and the Wallis Inquiry into the Financial System.
Novavax Announces Appointment of John J. Trizzino as Senior Vice President, International and Government Alliances
...ommercial markets to augment our existing management team to capitalize on the new opportunities available to the Company."
Mr. Trizzino is a graduate
of Long Island University and received his master's degree in business administration from New York University's Stern School of Business.
NeoStem, Inc. Appoints Leading Chinese Medical Official to Its Advisory Board
... with its expansion into China and facilitate collaborations with prestigious hospitals in the Peoples Republic of China.
Ms. Cai Jianqian, a graduate
of Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, has held the positions of Chief of the Administration of Chinese Medicine of Shandong Province...
Chimerix, Inc. Appoints Kenneth I. Moch Chief Operating Officer
...anagement consultant with McKinsey & Company, Inc. Mr. Moch holds a degree in biochemistry from Princeton University and an MBA from the Stanford graduate
School of Business.
Chimerix, Inc. discovers, develops and commercializes antiviral therapeutics with enhanced pharmaceu...
UCR physicist receives highest honor US government gives young scientists or engineers
...ng new classes of nanoscale devices.
An educational component of Lau's research effort is the active involvement of high school, undergraduate, and graduate
students, especially minority and women, in her cutting-edge research, taking advantage of the ethnic diversity of UCR's student population and local ...
Poniard Pharmaceuticals Appoints Gary A. Lyons to Board of Directors
...y companies. Mr. Lyons holds a B.S. in marine biology from the University of New Hampshire and a M.B.A. from Northwestern University's J.L. Kellogg graduate
School of Management.
About Poniard Pharmaceuticals
Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the developme...
Stem cells' 'suspended' state preserved by key step, scientists report
...ocess, and it is essential for playing the 'differentiation tape' backwards bringing differentiated cells back to pluripotency."
Gaspar-Maia is a graduate
student (from the PhD Program in Experimental Biology and Biomedicine, at the University of Coimbra, Portugal) in the lab of senior author Miguel Rama...
Researchers enlist DNA to bring carbon nanotubes' promise closer to reality
...nohar. Zheng and Tu are scientists with DuPont Central Research and Development. Jagota is a professor of chemical engineering at Lehigh. Manohar is a graduate
student in chemical engineering at Lehigh.
In 2003, a team of scientists from DuPont, MIT and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign develo...
Professor Fisher receives ASEE's Beer and Johnston Award
... N.J. Dr. Frank Fisher, an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Director of the Nanomechanics and Nanomaterials Lab, and Co-Director of the graduate
Nantoechnology Program at Stevens Institute of Technology, was recently awarded one of the two 2009 Ferdinand P. Beer and E. Russell Johnston Jr. Outs...
New MRI technique could mean fewer breast biopsies in high-risk women
...To generate the kind of crisp, three-dimensional images necessary for such a diagnosis, Block, UW-Madison radiology associate professor Fred Kelcz and graduate
student Catherine Moran are capitalizing on their unique MRI data-acquisition method.
An MR image is made up of thousands of smaller pieces of inf...
IKARIA(R) to In-License BioLineRx's BL-1040
...it forms a protective "scaffold" that enhances the mechanical strength of the heart muscle during recovery and repair. BL-1040 is the first program to graduate
from the BIJ (BioLine Innovations Jerusalem) incubator subsidized by the Israeli Office of the Chief Scientist.
Under the terms of the agreement,...
Former Secretary of Veterans Affairs James Peake to Join the Cellphire Board of Directors
...t and Chief Operating Officer of Project Hope and most recently as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. A native of St. Louis and graduate
of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point , Peake attended medical school after serving in Vietnam with the 101st Airborne Division, where he was aw...
Kendle Names Jarrod Pontius Chief Legal Officer
...rm Frost Brown Todd LLC.
Pontius is a member of both the Cincinnati and Ohio Bar Associations and the Association of Corporate Counsel and is a graduate
of the Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers. He received his Juris Doctorate from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and holds a ...
UCF team's advanced nerve cell system could help cure diabetic neuropathy, related diseases
...lishing the same task with the motor nerves that play more critical roles in some diseases has remained an elusive goal.
Working with Hickman, UCF graduate
student John Rumsey was able to accomplish this very feat, though, for the first time. "It was exciting because it was totally unexpected," says Hickm...
Paulo F. Costa Joins MacroGenics Board of Directors
...d over 10 pharmaceutical products in various therapeutic areas in the U.S. market. Mr. Costa earned his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and is a graduate
of the Sao Paulo School of Business Administration. Mr. Costa recently joined the Board of Directors of Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
San Diego Wireless Heavyweight Leap Wireless Supports New Start-up Incubator
...ng. Unlike many other incubators, EvoNexus participant companies will be under no financial or IP-licensing related obligations to EvoNexus when they graduate
from the incubator. EvoNexus's mission is to serve not only the companies accepted into the incubator, but also to serve and educate the San Diego co...
University of Texas 'Picosatellite' to be launched from space shuttle to begin milestone mission
...t," said Henri Kjellberg, an aerospace engineering graduate
student who worked on the project. "Our satellite ... include: Jahshan Bhatti, who will be an aerospace graduate
student in the fall; Kit Kennedy, an aerospace senior; Ron Maglothin, aerospace graduate
student; aerospace junior Peter Schulte; and Seren...
Buehler Motor, Inc., Significantly Expands Customer and Partner Support in North America
...racs, most recently as director of sales, after serving as a legal and personnel specialist for the U.S. Coast Guard.
A human resource management graduate
of Rice University , Lauri received U.S. Coast Guard certification in Leadership Management, and TQM Facilitation.
Prior to joining Buehler Moto...
New MIT radio chip mimics human ear
... cell phone, Internet, radio and television signals.
Rahul Sarpeshkar, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, and his graduate
student, Soumyajit Mandal, designed the chip to mimic the inner ear, or cochlea. The chip is faster than any human-designed radio-frequency spectrum a...
Walsh College and Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services Team Up To Offer New Series of 'Take Charge' Workshops for the Unemployed
Founded in 1922, Walsh College is one of Michigan's largest graduate
business colleges. The College offers upper-division undergraduate and graduate
business and technology degree and certificate programs to 4,600 students a...
Blazing Trails: Dr. Ellery Knake Remembered for His Contributions to Weed Science
...eps and are now making their own contribution to the weed science discipline.
Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) June 1, 2009 -- As a graduate
student and instructor at the University of Illinois, Ellery Knake was fascinated with weeds. He was determined to understand their impact on crops a...
MIT, BU engineer cellular circuits that count events
...biology will ever match what we can do with a computer," said Timothy Lu, a graduate
student in the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (HST)...hat perform some aspect of cellular function," said Lu.
Ari Friedland, a graduate
student at Boston University, is also a lead author of the Science paper....
Evidence of macroscopic quantum tunneling detected in nanowires
...roviding more evidence of the phenomenon of macroscopic quantum tunneling.
Physics professors Alexey Bezryadin and Paul Goldbart led the team, with graduate
student Mitrabhanu Sahu performing the bulk of the measurements. Their research was published on the Web site of the journal Nature Physics on May 1...
MIT reels in RNA surprise with microbial ocean catch
..., will allow us to get an even deeper view of gene expression and microbial response to environmental changes.
DeLong and co-authors Yanmei Shi, a graduate
student in CEE, and postdoctoral associate Gene Tyson describe this work in the May 14 issue of Nature . The team used a technique called metatranscr...
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Ron Bentsur as Chief Executive Officer
...ness Administration with distinction from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel and an MBA, Magna Cum Laude, from New York University's Stern graduate
School of Business.
The terms of Mr. Bentsur's employment are being finalized and will be set forth in an employment agreement with the Company. ...
Canadian research team reports major breakthrough in lithium battery technology
...tery that can store and deliver more than three times the power of conventional lithium ion batteries.
The research team of professor Linda Nazar, graduate
student David Xiulei Ji and postdoctoral fellow Kyu Tae Lee are one of the first to demonstrate robust electrochemical performance for a lithium-sulph...
A Global View: NanoLogix Creates Science Advisory Board
...r. Mendiratta is chairman of the Department of Microbiology at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences. He holds both scientific and medical graduate
and post-graduate credentials.
Dr. Mrs. P. Narang, MD
Dr. Narang is an internationally respected physician in the fields of microbiology, m...
Covance Elects John McCartney to Company's Board of Directors
..., Federal Signal Corporation, and Datatec, Limited. He is also a member of the boards of Lycee Francais of Chicago, St. Ignatius College Prep, and the graduate
Advisory Board of the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania .
Mr. McCartney graduated with a bachelor's degree in philo...
University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago First Hospital to Install Innovative Shape-HF™ Cardiopulmonary Testing System
...edicine, the nation's largest medical school, graduating approximately 300 physicians each year. In Illinois, approximately one in six physicians is a graduate
of the UIC College of Medicine.
Shape Medical Systems Inc . is a privately held, St. Paul, Minnesota-based medical device compan...
Nano-sandwich triggers novel electron behavior
...theoretically, with or without computational analysis, Pickett said.
Pickett and Pardo have teamed with UC Davis physics professor Rajiv Singh and graduate
student Swapnonil Banerjee to investigate the material's properties. The team has constructed a classical mathematical model called a "tight-binding" ...
Scientists demonstrate effect of confining dielectrics on semiconductor nanowire conductivity
...onduction from the outside.
In the experiments, co-author Joonah Yoon, a graduate
student at SEAS, coated GaN nanowires with silicon oxide to modify the stre... Further, detailed calculations using finite element method, carried out by graduate
student Alexi Girgis of WPI, were used to iteratively solve the wave functi...
UMass Boston Opens Venture Development Center to Expand R&D Activity
...ivities, attract top faculty and students, and invigorate undergraduate and graduate
learning and teaching. Equally important, it will expand Boston's innovatio...rich experience of a great American city. UMass Boston's seven colleges and graduate
schools serve more than 14,000 students while engaging local, national, and...