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Japanese Radiation: Movement Through the Atmosphere

University of Maryland atmospheric science researchers Tim Canty, Jeff Stehr, Russell Dickerson and Ross Salawitch have examined atmospheric patterns this week using a tool developed by the National Ocean
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Biophysical Society Announces 2011 Student Research Achievement Award Winners

Davit Potoyan, who is a Chemical Physics student doing research in Papoian group, was selected for a national award during the annual Biophysical Society meeting in Baltimore this month. Three hundred and nin
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In Memorium: Dr. Herman Fink Kraybill, Chem MS ’38, PhD ’41

On Monday, February 21, 2011, Dr. Herman Fink Kraybill, Chem MS ’38, PhD ’41, died at Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, MD. He was the husband of the late Dorothy Kraybill. He is survived by his devoted c
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Visible light provides possible new path to creating next generation computer chips

Fourkas and members of his research group have made a breakthrough in the use of visible light for making tiny integrated circuits. Though their advance is probably at least a decade from commercial use, they s
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“Chemical Kinetics Under Test”: Alexander writes in Science magazine’s Perspectives

In the January 2011 issue of Science magazine’s Perspectives, Distinguished University Professor Millard Alexander discusses how a wide range of hydrogen and helium isotopes serve as a fundamental tes
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Steve Rokita elected Fellow of the AAAS

Professor Steve Rokita has been elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and will be inducted in this year’s annual national meeting in February in Washington DC.  As