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2011-03-01 12:22:00

Benjamin Clough has developed a novel method for eavesdropping on terahertz information hidden in invisible plasma acoustic bursts.

2011-02-11 22:04:15

Peter Fox and James Hendler of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are calling for scientists to take a few tips from the users of the World Wide Web when presenting their data to the public and other scientists in the Feb. 11 issue of Science magazine.

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2011-01-11 06:43:28

Versatile liquid pistons developed at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have no solid moving parts, essentially eliminating wear.

2010-12-01 22:39:19

A dealer in antique coins gets an offer to buy a beautiful bronze coin.

2010-11-16 14:05:17

A how-to primer on 'mashing-up' the treasure trove of government Web data.

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2010-10-26 14:17:05

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute developed a new method for using water to tune the band gap of the nanomaterial graphene, opening the door to new graphene-based transistors and nanoelectronics.

2010-10-15 09:55:00

In 1835, Rensselaer Issued the First Civil Engineering Degree in the United States TROY, N.Y., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute today (Oct.

2010-10-08 11:29:00

Graduates of Nation's First Civil Engineering Degree Program Built the Brooklyn Bridge, Ferris Wheel, Yankee Stadium, and Other Historic Feats of Engineering; Smithsonian Institution Secretary G. Wayne Clough Among Noted Speakers at Celebration TROY, N.Y., Oct.

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2010-08-17 08:40:00

Building on an enzyme found in nature, researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have created a nanoscale coating for surgical equipment, hospital walls, and other surfaces which safely eradicates methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), the bacteria responsible for antibiotic resistant infections.


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