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November 11, 2016
A project aimed toward building a device that helps improve memory for patients with memory disorders has reached an important milestone.
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November 10, 2016
A scientific team led by Penn faculty has received an award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop and validate reproducible methods for studying human social behavior.
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November 1, 2016
For senior Konhee Chang, Kandinsky’s “Circles in a Circle” painting sings. Or at least it will soon.
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October 31, 2016
Michael Leja, a history of art professor and chair of the history of art graduate group says today’s standard of hyper-mediatized presidential campaigns started with the United States presidential election of 1840, the first in which images played a significant role.
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October 27, 2016
A new book examines the growth and success of the Indian-American community in the United States, both Indian-born and American-born.The Other One Percent: Indians in America is a collaborative book written by Devesh Kapur, director of the Center for Advanced Study of India and a professor of...
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October 27, 2016
It’s not every day that scientists get to say they have discovered a new planet in our solar system, but that day arrived this past July for Masao Sako, an associate professor of physics and astronomy, and Gary Bernstein, the Reese W. Flower Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics.
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October 6, 2016
Who: Currently enrolled students in any of Penn Arts and Sciences’ graduate groups or professional master’s programs.What:
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October 6, 2016
A team of researchers led by Professors of Mathematics Tony Pantev and Ron Donagi have received a $10 million Simons Collaboration Grant to prove the Homological Mirror Symmetry Conjecture, one of mathematics’ outstanding open problems. Solving this has potential applications in fields from...
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September 30, 2016
A new study by Eleni Katifori, assistant professor of physics and astronomy, and Henrik Ronellenfitsch, a postdoc in her lab, describes how a simple rule guides the development of the vasculature in both animals and plants.
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