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2014-06-24 08:22:22

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University has brought its autonomous vehicle to Washington to enable Congress to experience the technology up close and personal. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020422/CMULOGO Following an exciting and successful demonstration of the Carnegie Mellon vehicle in September, which transported Bill Shuster, chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, 33 miles to Pittsburgh International...

2014-06-23 16:24:47

ADO EKITI, Nigeria, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Collaboration aims to enhance visibility and impact of Nigeria in global scientific community Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced it has signed a licence agreement with the Nigerian Government providing continued access to ScienceDirect [http://www.elsevier.com/online-tools/sciencedirect ], Elsevier's...

2014-06-23 12:25:57

The highly anticipated celebration will take place on July 16-20, 2014 in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., (Sigma) are preparing to color the nation's capital Blue and White during the organization's Centennial Celebration July 16-20 in Washington, D.C. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130716/LA47847 Thousands of men of Sigma and their families will have an opportunity to enjoy a festive atmosphere, one...

2014-06-21 23:00:09

The dual accreditation means that Mercy College has met two separate criteria simultaneously highlighting the College’s top notch programs. Dobbs Ferry, NY (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Mercy College School of Education is the only institution in the nation to be awarded initial national accreditation by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and its successor organization, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The dual accreditation...

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2014-06-20 08:13:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online A project launched in part to determine if a machine could determine whether children more closely resembled their mothers or fathers could help law enforcement officials locate missing youngsters and reunite people with their biological parents, according to researchers from the University of Central Florida. Graduate Student Afshin Dehghan and colleagues from the UCF Center for Research in Computer Vision have created a...

2014-06-19 23:19:23

Biblioboard will host the innovative new textbook being created jointly by Liverpool University Press, the University of Liverpool Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the University Library. Charleston, South Carolina (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 BiblioBoard will host the innovative new textbook being created jointly by Liverpool University Press, the University of Liverpool Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the University Library. This project, funded by Jisc, seeks to...

2014-06-19 23:14:56

Students and faculty of The University of Scranton’s Master of Health Administration program returned from a 10-day study abroad program to eastern Europe on May 27, 2014. The trip, an optional travel component of the Global Health Management (HAD 517) course in the program, is designed to offer students the unique opportunity to immerse themselves into global healthcare systems and international economies. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Student and faculty of The University of...

2014-06-19 23:03:38

Dr. Beth Freeburg joins SLU from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Saint Louis University has named Beth Winfrey Freeburg, Ph.D., as the new dean of the School for Professional Studies. Freeburg comes to Saint Louis University from Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIU), where she most recently served as the director of its Center for Workforce Development. Freeburg worked at SIU for the past 19 years where she held the rank of professor...

2014-06-18 16:28:33

Online, competency-based university's elementary and secondary teacher preparation programs receive high marks from NCTQ AUSTIN, Texas, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors University (WGU) Teachers College --parent university of WGU Texas (texas.wgu.edu)--has earned top honors for its teacher preparation programs from the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ). In its Teacher Prep Review 2014, the NCTQ ranked WGU's secondary teacher preparation program as...

2014-06-18 11:42:10

Cornell University Whether you were a quarterback or point guard, past participation in competitive team sports marks you as a winner in the competition for better jobs, according to a new Cornell University study. “Participation in competitive youth sports ‘spills over’ to occupationally advantageous traits that persist across a person’s life,” says Kevin M. Kniffin, postdoctoral research associate at Cornell’s Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and lead...


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International Journal of Robotics Research
2012-07-13 19:37:17

The International Journal of Robotics Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1982 and published by SAGE Publications. It was the first scholarly published journal on robotic research. As of July 2012, the editor-in-chief is John M Hollerbach (University of Utah). The journal covers research in the field of robotics on topics from sensors and sensory interpretations to kinematics in motion planning. It is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and Sciences Citation...

International Journal of Quantum Chemistry
2012-07-13 15:02:28

The International Journal of Quantum Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1967 by Per-Olov Lowdin. The journal moved to an in-house editorial office model in 2011, enlisting a permanent team of professional editors. It publishes original, primary research and review articles on all aspects of quantum chemistry, including an expanded scope focusing on aspects of materials science, biochemistry, biophysics, quantum physics, and quantum information theory. Image...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

Computer Physics Communications
2012-05-12 20:23:51

Computer Physics Communications is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Elsevier under the North-Holland imprint. Special issues of this journal are published on an occasional basis. As of May 2012, the current principal coordinating editor in N. Stanley Scott (Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland). The journal focuses on computational methodology, numerical analysis and hardware and software development in support of physics and physical chemistry. Articles covered...

Annals of Human Genetics
2012-05-07 06:56:58

The Annals of Human Genetics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1925 as the Annals of Eugenics by Karl Pearson, who was also the founder of Biometrika in 1901. Annals of Eugenics was changed to its current moniker in 1954 to reflect the changing views on the role of eugenics in society. It is published by Wiley-Blackwell in association with the University College, London. As of May 2012, its editor-in-chief is Andres Ruiz-Linares. The Institute for Scientific Information...

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