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INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $1.1 million to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to provide nanotechnology experiences for high school students and teachers in the Indianapolis...
Feb 17 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- School of Science physics alumnus Liviu Paul Haiducu was one of this year's recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). PAEMST is the highest recognition that a K-12 mathematics or...
Sep 1 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Numerous School of Science students, faculty and staff were recognized during the 41st annual Honors Convocation on April 11 in downtown Indianapolis. The event honored scholarship winners and outstanding students across all science...
May 11 2015
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Eleven Science students named to the Top 20INDIANAPOLIS – Corinne Blackburn, a School of Science senior, was named the most outstanding female student at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis for 2015. Science students represented more than...
Apr 13 2015
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A new study from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) and University of California Berkeley researchers reports on an innovative theoretical methodology to solve "the counting problem," which is key to understanding how proteins...
Dec 22 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS -- How do some proteins survive the extreme heat generated when they catalyze reactions that can happen as many as a million times per second? Work by researchers from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) and the...
Dec 10 2014
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The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) has announced that Andrew Gavrin will receive the association’s Homer L. Dodge Citation for Distinguished Service to AAPT, during the 2015 Winter Meeting in San Diego, California.Gavrin, associate...
Nov 10 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS -- A $470,350 award from the National Science Foundation will support research at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) to gain a better understanding of how proteins form groups or clusters within cells in the living...
Oct 6 2014
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IUPUI has been named as one of the top 200 colleges and universities in the country, according to the latest national rankings announced this week by U.S. News and World Report in its 2015 Best Colleges edition.The campus was ranked 194th among the Best...
Sep 10 2014
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A high school student who spent his summer doing research with the physics department has won a national award. Carmel High School senior Rishabh Kumar submitted a winning essay to the Biophysical Society’s Biophysics: Changing Our World contest.Kumar...
Aug 28 2014