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Notre Dame Students “Researching like Champions” to Cure Cancer

nwelding • Date: September 28, 2017

Meet some of the players fighting to cure cancer with Notre Dame and the Harper Cancer Research Institute’s relatively new program — Research Like a Champion.These students aren’t only scientists — they’re engineers; they’re philosophers; they could be anybody who’s thought of a new way to attack cancer.

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A New Class of Spin-Wave-Based Devices May Improve Overcrowded Electromagnetic Spectrum

nwelding • Date: September 27, 2017

A team of researchers at the University of Notre Dame is putting a new “spin” on wireless communications, one that could significantly improve the efficiency of radio spectrum utilization [access and processing] while at the same time providing improved energy efficiency within devices.

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Researchers at NDnano Look Two Steps Ahead to Stand Apart in a Competitive Field

nwelding • Date: August 24, 2017

A silicon wafer being developed at the Notre Dame Nanofabrication Facility.

Notre Dame’s nanotechnology research efforts date back to the 1980s, when the studies were mostly simulation-based and focused on computation advancements. In the three decades since, research at the University’s Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano) has grown and evolved in a forward-thinking and distinctive way.

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Endowment Recognizes Uhran for His Impact on Engineering Education

nwelding • Date: August 11, 2017

Former students honor John J. Uhran Jr., for his impact on their careers and his contribution to engineering education in general.

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Notre Dame Graduate Students Awarded Fellowships for Cross-Disciplinary Biomedical Research

When it comes to ovarian cancer, 60 percent of patients are diagnosed in stage III, meaning the cancer has already metastasized, or spread, throughout the pelvis. Additionally, between 70 and 90 percent of those patients will be diagnosed...

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