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March 30, 2017

Proteins That Can Take the Heat

Proteins stable at high temperatures unfold more slowly than cold temperature counterparts

March 29, 2017

Rensselaer Ranked 1st in Information Technology and Web Science Programs

Rensselaer was first university in the nation to offer an undergraduate degree devoted to emerging field

March 28, 2017

EMPAC Offers Intensive Spatial Audio Summer Workshop for Composers and Programmers

Focus on multichannel systems Including wave field synthesis and higher-order ambisonics

RPI in the Media


  • February 24, 2017
    [The Jefferson Project at Lake George is conducting ongoing research into how human activities may be affecting the lake. This guest blog by Bill Hintz, a post-doctoral research associate in the lab of Jefferson Project Director Rick Relyea, summarizes recent research published in the journal Environmental Pollution. The Jefferson Project is a collaboration between Rensselaer, [...]
  • February 2, 2017
    Could the same approach that mapped the Internet be used to identify tumor cells? Bulent Yener, who has devoted more than a decade of research to the idea, recently reviewed how his work and that of other researchers contributed to biomedical research in “Cell-Graphs: Image-Driven Modeling of Structure-Function Relationships,” published in the January edition of [...]
  • January 20, 2017
    (In this guest post, Devin Jones, a graduate student in the lab of Rensselaer biologist and Jefferson Project at Lake George Director Rick Relyea, discusses research results recently published in the journal Environmental Pollution. The research tests the effects of road salt and road salt alternatives alone and in combination with natural stressors on vernal [...]

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