CSHL supercomputational biologists Jesse Gillis develops new tools to analyze neuronal cell types defined by gene activity shaping their communication patterns

CSHL supercomputational biologists Jesse Gillis develops new tools to analyze neuronal cell types defined by gene activity shaping their communication patterns

Families of genes encoding proteins involved in communication across synapses define neurons by determining which c...

Oxford researcher Steven Reece develops machine learning approach to help hurricane relief efforts

Oxford researcher Steven Reece develops machine learning approach to help hurricane relief efforts

A highly unusual collaboration between information engineers at Oxford, the Zooniverse citizen science platform and...

Pitt researcher John Keith develops machine learning methods to search for a greener cleaner

Pitt researcher John Keith develops machine learning methods to search for a greener cleaner

Pitt researchers awarded $300k by NSF to identify environmentally sustainable chelating agents Molecular chelating...

Solar wind impacts on giant 'space hurricanes' may affect satellite safety

Solar wind impacts on giant 'space hurricanes' may affect satellite safety

Could the flapping of a butterfly's wings in Costa Rica set off a hurricane in California? The question has been sc...

VLA Sky Survey begins huge project of cosmic discovery

VLA Sky Survey begins huge project of cosmic discovery

All-sky survey will be unique resource for researchers Astronomers have embarked on the largest observing project i...

Facebook announces major AI commitment to CIFAR

Facebook announces major AI commitment to CIFAR

Facebook announced a major investment with CIFAR today, a result of the Institute's leadership in the field of arti...

NBI astrophysicist Michael Küffmeier shows how star formation is influenced by local environmental conditions

NBI astrophysicist Michael Küffmeier shows how star formation is influenced by local environmental conditions

Three scientists at Niels Bohr Institute (NBI), University of Copenhagen, have carried out extensive supercomputer...

UC Riverside physicist Hai-Bo Yu offers explanation for diverse galaxy rotations

UC Riverside physicist Hai-Bo Yu offers explanation for diverse galaxy rotations

UC Riverside-led study invokes intriguing self-interacting dark matter theory Identical twins are similar to each o...

WPI's Ji develops highly specific supercomputer models to better diagnose concussions in real time

WPI's Ji develops highly specific supercomputer models to better diagnose concussions in real time

With 2 grants from the National Institutes of Health, Worcester Polytechnic Institute Professor Songbai Ji is using...

Hershberg lab develops new data analysis, visualization tools to create atlas of specialized defense cells in the human body

Hershberg lab develops new data analysis, visualization tools to create atlas of specialized defense cells in the human body

Drexel University computational biologists have helped to create the first “anatomic atlas” of B-cell clone lineage...

Caltech scientists build first on-chip nanoscale optical quantum memory

Caltech scientists build first on-chip nanoscale optical quantum memory

Smallest-yet optical quantum memory device is a storage medium for optical quantum networks with the potential to b...

Georgia Tech scientists propose supercomputational method to optimally position sensor-based security system for maximum surveillance

An increasing global reliance on—and demand for—heightened security in public and private settings calls for optima...