The UNH Institutional Review Board (IRB) for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research has just released updated and expanded Guidelines for Research Involving Children/Minors. The new guidance is available on the IRB’s Application Resources webpage.
In addition to providing definitions of applicable terms, the IRB lists best practices in the areas of parental consent, “passive” parental...
Here are several upcoming, no-cost high performance computing (HPC) workshops in New England:
September 9 & 10, 2015 - Parallel Programming and Optimization with Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor Developer Training Event , Courtyard by Marriot Boston Cambridge, MA:
September 9 registration:
September 10 registration (attendance at 9/9 event required for...
Here’s a selection of research and computing-related articles to read by the beach or wherever you end up during these dog days of summer.
An explanation of clouds shaped like surfer waves from our friend, UNH researcher and Physics professor Jimmy Raeder. From Science Friday.com: Picture of the Week: Kelvin-Helmholtz Clouds, http://bit.ly/1E6OVog
A history lesson from Computing: From Fortran...
The UNH Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) has set its meeting schedule for the Fall 2015 semester. Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) or Theresa Cherouvis (603/862-3536) in Research Integrity Services with any questions.
Researchers from UNH’s Space Science Center (SSC) have used observations from NASA’s MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, Geo-chemistry, and Ranging, or MESSENGER, spacecraft an effort to track and analyze the evolution of solar storms and improve the forecasting of their arrival times at Earth.
When the sun hurls a billion tons of high-energy particles and magnetic fields into space at speeds of...