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Extreme Light Trapping

October 18, 2017

New nanomaterials technique bends light, pushing the limit of thin-film absorption in solar and water-splitting applications

Community

International Symposium on Adaptive Technology for Music and Art October 20-22

October 6, 2017

Symposium dedicated to technologies that enables the work of artists with and without disabilities

Academic

School of Architecture Ranks 13th in the Nation

October 5, 2017

DesignIntelligence also ranks Rensselaer high in several focus areas

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  • October 13, 2017
    [The Jefferson Project at Lake George is conducting ongoing research into how human activities may be affecting the lake and surrounding wetlands. This guest blog by Aaron Stoler, 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 [...]
    Jefferson Project – Changing forests, insecticides, and wetland ecosystems
  • August 23, 2017
    [The Jefferson Project at Lake George is conducting ongoing research into how human activities may be affecting the lake and surrounding wetlands. This guest blog by Aaron Stoler, a postdoctoral research associate in the lab of Jefferson Project Director Rick Relyea, summarizes recent research published as a featured article in the journal Freshwater Science. The [...]
    Jefferson Project – Changing forests, road salt, and wetland ecosystems
  • August 23, 2017
    [We hope you enjoy this letter of appreciation and advice which graduating Rensselaer senior Christina Akirtava wrote to her "RPI Family."] My father always told me “Don’t be ordinary, be extraordinary.” With these words in mind, I tried to make every day at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute count. Of course there were days I enjoyed with [...]
    Commencement 2017: “Make Every Day Count”

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