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Recently Developed Nanomaterial May Be Suitable for Use in Desalination

April 24, 2014 - Computational modeling indicates that a newly developed nanomaterial may be suitable for applications in water desalination and other purification.

Rensselaer Researchers Develop All-Carbon Lithium Battery

April 23, 2014 - Rensselaer researchers have developed a rechargeable lithium battery with components made entirely of carbon.

Boosting American Competitiveness with Advanced Manufacturing

April 15, 2014 - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and GlobalFoundries will host the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) 2.0 Regional Meeting on April 24.

Make It Smart, Make It Here: Driving Manufacturing Innovation in New York State

April 7, 2014 - Congressman Paul Tonko will deliver the keynote address at the second annual Advanced Manufacturing Conference.

Enhanced Autopilot System Could Help Prevent Accidents Like 2009 Air France 447 Crash

April 1, 2014 - Thirty lines of computer code might have saved Air France flight 447, and 228 passengers and crew aboard.

Daniel Walczyk Named Director of Advanced Manufacturing Research Center at Rensselaer

March 18, 2014 - Advanced manufacturing expert Daniel Walczyk has been named director of the Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS) at Rensselaer.

Peter Caracappa Named Director of Rensselaer Research Reactor

March 17, 2014 - Nuclear safety expert Peter Caracappa was recently named director of the Walthousen Reactor Critical Facility at Rensselaer.

Researchers Create Synthetic Version of Heparin for Use in Kidney Patients

February 24, 2014 - Researchers at Rensselaer and UNC have created a synthetic form of heparin that can be reversed in cases of overdose.

Advancing the Frontier of Energy Storage, Efficiency, and Grid Resiliency

February 3, 2014 - John B. Rhodes will give the keynote address this week at the 2013-14 Annual Conference of the Rensselaer Center for Future Energy Systems (CFES).

Expanding the Range of Nature’s Catalysts for Industrial Applications

January 29, 2014 - The NSF has awarded a 1.7 million grant to George Makhatadze for research to help understand the speed at which proteins fold and unfold.


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