Yunyao Jiang
October 19, 2017
DURHAM, N.H. – Inspired by a color changing mechanism found in cephalopods, like squid, cuttlefish and octopus, researchers at the University of New Hampshire have conceived a design for a unique sequential cell-opening mechanism that has many potential applications from drug delivery to color altering camouflage materials. The novel concept has broad probable uses in designing smart materials that can not only be responsive to external conditions like light, temperature, and humidity, but can... Read Full Article


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10/19/17 - UNH Hosts National China Town Hall on Sino-American Relations Oct. 24
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire will host the state's 11th annual China Town Hall, an international event that will focus on Sino-American relations and feature Ambassador Susan Rice, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at 7 p.m. in Murkland Hall’s Richards Auditorium. The event is free and open...
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10/18/17 - UNH Entrepreneurship Center Receives National Recognition for Its Growth
DURHAM, N.H. –The University of New Hampshire's Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter) won the “2017 Outstanding Emerging Entrepreneurship Center Award” from the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC). The award honors an outstanding new entrepreneurship center that is five...
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10/18/17 - UNH Researchers to Develop First Strawberry Varieties Specifically for U.S. Organic Production
DURHAM, N.H. – Scientists with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have launched a research project that aims to develop the first varieties of strawberries specifically designed for organic agriculture in the United States. The organic strawberry...
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10/17/17 - UNH Researchers Find Oregon Residents Support Forest Management to Avoid Wildfires
DURHAM, N.H. – Oregon residents are concerned about the health of their forests and support active forest management and restoration to reduce the risk of wildfires, according to new research published by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. “Without active...
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10/17/17 - Registration Open for UNH Social Venture Innovation Challenge
DURHAM, N.H. – Registration is now open for the 2017 New Hampshire Social Venture Innovation Challenge (SVIC) at the University of New Hampshire. The competition showcases the idealism and ingenuity of students and entrepreneurs across New Hampshire, with ideas spanning a wide range of issue areas...
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10/16/17 - UNH Hosts Screening and Discussion of ‘Food Evolution’ Film Nov. 16
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire will host a screening of the film “Food Evolution,” which explores the debate surrounding plant breeding approaches, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the Johnson Theatre of the Paul Creative Arts Center. A panel discussion moderated by Lorraine...
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10/10/17 - UNH Hosts Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Oct. 23
DURHAM, N.H. – Historian Eric Foner will speak on Abraham Lincoln and slavery as part of the Rutman Distinguished Lecture Series on the American Presidency at the University of New Hampshire Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the Huddleston Hall Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public...
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10/09/17 - UNH Researchers Study Economics of Managing Invasive Plants in Private Forests
DURHAM, N.H. – Researchers with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire received a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant to investigate the economics of managing invasive plants in forests owned by private landowners.
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10/04/17 - UNH Tackles Public Health Issues for College Students: Sexual Assault and Problem Drinking
DURHAM, N.H. – Researchers at the University of New Hampshire’s Prevention Innovations Research Center received a three-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to evaluate an innovative strategy to keep on-campus incidents of intimate partner violence or sexual assault from leading to...
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10/03/17 - UNH Research Finds U.S. Children Growing Up in Smaller Families
DURHAM, N.H. – American children, especially African American children, are growing up in significantly smaller families than they were 50 years ago, according to new research published by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire. The average African American child was...
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