This year’s national Goldwater pool included more than 1,200 students nominated by 443 academic institutions.
A WSU research team has developed a drug delivery system using curcumin, the main ingredient in the spice turmeric, that successfully inhibits bone cancer cells while promoting growth of healthy bone cells.
The fellow designation indicates an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the chemical sciences and a high level of accomplishment as a professional chemist.
The prototypes will be implemented in classrooms in spring of 2020.
Yong Wang has been named a recipient of the 2019 Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division Practice Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.
A WSU faculty member since 1997, Amit Bandyopadhyay conducts research in the areas of additive manufacturing or 3D printing of advanced materials.
The new center is funded by a $7.5 million federal grant and will be the only one of its kind focused on improving the durability and lifespan of the nation’s transportation infrastructure.
Surprisingly high levels of pollutants, including formaldehyde and possibly mercury, have been found in carefully monitored homes. Researchers discover levels vary throughout the day and increase as temperatures rise.
Lloyd Smith, a professor in the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, has been named a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
The technique uses a liquid mold that can be manipulated with magnets to create lenses in a variety of shapes and sizes.