Kavli News

05/03/2011

Biomaterials pioneer aims to harness network of institutes to develop a new theoretical framework for understanding biological process at the nanoscale.

04/28/2011

The first 18 months of Fermi's Large Area Telescope (LAT) observations of the Sun have been combed through, and a research team reports that there are two distinct components of emission from the direction of the Sun.

04/19/2011

Edvard and May-Britt Moser received the 2011 Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine for their pioneering work with grid cells in the brain.

04/19/2011

The April 2011 issue of Physics Today features a cover story on how cosmologists use computer simulations to gian insights written by KIPAC's Tom Abel.

04/12/2011

A new discovery about the dynamic impact of individual energetic particles into a solid surface improves our ability to predict surface stability or instability of materials under irradiation over time.

03/24/2011

X-ray observations made by the Suzaku observatory provide the clearest picture to date of the size, mass and chemical content of a nearby cluster of galaxies.

03/21/2011

Mathematics has revealed that differential growth and ruffling at the edges of each petal — not in the midrib, as commonly suggested — provide the force behind the lily’s bloom.

03/12/2011

UCLA nanotech research mimics enzymes in directing chemical reactions.

03/03/2011

Tomorrow's nonvolatile memory devices -- computer memory that can retain stored information even when not powered -- will profoundly change electronics, and Cornell researchers have discovered a new way of measuring and optimizing their performance.

02/21/2011

Institute will draw on the expertise of nearly 100 neuroscientists working in 20 departments across the Yale campus.

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