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Byron Spice, Carnegie Mellon University Programmable Lights Prevent Glare, Improve Vision in Snow and Rain A smart headlight developed at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute enables drivers to take full advantage of their high...

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2014-09-10 12:28:33

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University professor Keith Cook has received a four-year, $2.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support research and development of artificial lungs that patients may use long term in the comfort of their own homes while waiting for a lung transplant. Cook, an associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, will lead the project and collaborate with researchers from the...

2014-09-03 16:27:45

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The musical icons of the past 60 years were not created overnight. Instead, many factors -- from stage personas and outspoken political views to success in movies and television as well as timing -- went into making legends. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020422/CMULOGO In the new book "Rock Star: The Making of Musical Icons From Elvis to Springsteen," Carnegie Mellon University's David R. Shumway investigates the rock star...

2014-09-02 23:04:53

Riptide Software has been appraised at Level 4 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). Orlando, FL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Riptide Software, a leading provider of military training systems, cloud and mobile development, and enterprise integration services, today announced that it has been appraised at Level 4 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). CMMI is a process improvement approach that provides organizations with...

2014-09-02 12:33:38

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Carnegie Mellon University a $5.6 million grant through the CyberCorps Scholarship for Service (SFS), a federal program that aims to strengthen the workforce charged with protecting the nation's critical information infrastructure. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020422/CMULOGO The SFS program has funded full-tuition scholarships and stipends for graduate students in...

2014-08-28 08:30:04

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The David A. Tepper Quadrangle, an expansion initiative at Carnegie Mellon University aimed at creating a new model of integration across the campus' top-ranked academic disciplines, has reached another milestone in its development. The university has selected the Santa Monica, Calif., firm of Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners to design the first major building in the Tepper Quad, which will serve as a new home for the...

2014-08-26 12:32:37

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Acentia, a premier provider of technology and management solutions, today announced that it has been appraised at the Carnegie Mellon University CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 4 for Development for its software development and maintenance work, bringing the entire company up to this process maturity benchmark. CMMI is a process improvement approach that provides organizations with the...

2014-08-26 12:28:15

CMU BrainHub(SM) Will Take New Approach To Create Tools To Better Understand the Link Between Brain and Behavior PITTSBURGH, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coalescing its strengths in computer science, neuroscience, psychology and engineering, Carnegie Mellon University today announced the launch of CMU BrainHub(SM), a new initiative focusing on understanding how the structure and activity of the brain give rise to complex behaviors....

How To Find Simplicity In The Brain
2014-08-26 03:02:11

Carnegie Mellon University Scientists can now monitor and record the activity of hundreds of neurons concurrently in the brain, and ongoing technology developments promise to increase this number manyfold. However, simply recording the neural activity does not automatically lead to a clearer understanding of how the brain works. In a new review paper published in Nature Neuroscience, Carnegie Mellon University's Byron M. Yu and Columbia University's John P. Cunningham describe the...

How Neurons Respond To Sequences Of familiar Objects
2014-08-26 03:43:44

Carnegie Mellon University The world grows increasingly more chaotic year after year, and our brains are constantly bombarded with images. A new study from Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC), a joint project between Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, reveals how neurons in the part of the brain responsible for recognizing objects respond to being shown a barrage of images. The study is published online by Nature Neuroscience. The CNBC researchers...

2014-08-20 08:20:56

Achievement Highlights Continuous Commitment to Quality, Process Improvement and Effective Delivery of System and Software Engineering Services FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. (Salient), a leading provider of information technology, training, engineering, and intelligence analytic services to agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security, and federal civilian markets today announced that it has been appraised at...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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