University of New Hampshire professor of mathematics Yitang “Tom” Zhang has been named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow. Zhang is one of 21 “exceptionally creative individuals with a track record of achievement and the potential for even more significant contributions in the future,” according to the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
The so-called “genius grant” recognizes Zhang’s...
The UNH Research Digest collects research news stories from across the University and provides brief summaries that showcase the breadth and depth of our research, scholarly activity, and artistic endeavors.
Preview a few of August’s stories below. Find the rest of the August Digest articles at the UNH Research Office web site: http://www.unh.edu/research/unh-research-digest.
A Boon for...
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has announced its annual invitation for public nominations for service on NASA science advisory subcommittees. The five science advisory subcommittees report to the Science Committee of the NASA Advisory Council (NAC), a Federal Advisory Committee.
Self-nominations by U.S. citizens for consideration to fill unscheduled intermittent...
7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health
December 8 and 9, 2014
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Bethesda, Maryland
As a forum for discussing the science of dissemination and implementation, the conference aims to expand the research base by bridging the gap between...
The ARPA-E Summit - the preeminent energy innovation event of the year - will be held February 9-11, 2015 at the Gaylord Convention Center outside Washington, DC. Now in its sixth year, the Summit offers a unique, three-day program aimed at moving disruptive energy technologies out of the lab and into the market.
Summit topics range from high-level overviews to focused discussions centered on...