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Rensselaer Students To Compete in DARPA Robotics Challenge
December 17, 2013 - Students are part of a team that has qualified for the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Robotics Challenge.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Announces Winners of the “Change the World Challenge” Student Innovation Competition
December 13, 2013 - A new way for diabetics to test for glucose levels and a concussion-reducing baseball helmet are among the 10 winning ideas in the Fall 2013 Change the World Challenge Challenge.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Partners with Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to Train Tomorrow’s Health Care and Technology Leaders
December 4, 2013 - Rensselaer will strengthen its strategic partnership with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai on the launch of the new Mount Sinai Institute of Technology.
Rensselaer Researchers To Map Step-by-Step Mechanism of Photosynthesis
December 2, 2013 - With support from the DOE, researchers are expanding a successful research program to uncover the workings of the photosynthetic protein, Photosystem II.
Chemical Engineers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Collaborate To Advance Battlefield Biomanufacturing Technology
December 2, 2013 - Two chemical engineering professors are contributing to the development of a method for rapidly manufacturing biologic drugs.
Research Data Alliance/US To Expand Reach and Scope With $5 Million NSF Grant
November 11, 2013 - The NSF has awarded a five-year, $5 million grant to Rensselaer and partners to expand US leadership through the Research Data Alliance (RDA).
Jefferson Project at Lake George Kicks Off Scientific Study of Lake With High-Tech Survey
October 30, 2013 - Starting next week, scientists will create a high-resolution contour map and images of the lakebed and surrounding mountains.
New Report Highlights Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Spin-Off Companies as Examples of How Federally Funded Research Fuels American Innovation and Economic Growth
October 29, 2013 - A pair of regional companies spun off from Rensselaer are highlighted in a new national report by The Science Coalition.
Rensselaer at Petascale: AMOS Among the World’s Fastest and Most Powerful Supercomputers
October 3, 2013 - Rensselaer today unveiled a new petascale supercomputing system, the Advanced Multiprocessing Optimized System, or AMOS.
IBM Teams With Leading Universities to Advance Research in Cognitive Systems
October 2, 2013 - IBM announced a collaborative research initiative with four leading universities to advance the development and deployment of cognitive computing systems.