Impact

Summer 2014

Putting the Sting on Cancer

Insects have always fascinated Gregory Wiedman. Luckily, the materials science graduate student has been able to connect his bug-collecting hobby…

Summer 2014

Easing the Way for Separation

Carbon nanotubes, tiny pipes made of carbon atoms, have electronic properties that make them suitable for everything from computers and sensors…

Summer 2014

Heads Up on Pediatric Brain Troubles

Johns Hopkins engineers and radiologists are creating a digital library of children’s brain scans to enable physicians everywhere to better treat…

Summer 2014

Satellite Surgery — Without Delay

Whiting School researchers are helping NASA adapt robotic systems developed for human medical procedures to fi x ailing satellites soaring…

Summer 2014

Mining Twitter’s Archives

Computer scientist Mark Dredze and his team are on the cutting edge of a movement that has scientists mining publicly…

Summer 2014

Kudos

Zachary Gagnon, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award. The award will…