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“Artificial blubber” protects divers in frigid water - The MIT Tech

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“Artificial blubber” protects divers in frigid water
The MIT Tech
The research team also included former MIT postdoc Jeffrey Moran PhD '17, now at George Mason University; MIT graduate students Anton Cottrill and Zhe Yuan; former postdoc Jesse Benck; and postdoc Pingwei Liu. The work was supported by the U.S. ...

Want to connect with other graduate students? Check out this new online community - Science Magazine

Google Alert - June 18, 2018 | 4:05 pm

Science Magazine

Want to connect with other graduate students? Check out this new online community
Science Magazine
She's also found it helpful for communicating with her labmates: a postdoctoral fellow, a research assistant, and three undergraduate researchers. But it wasn't until another graduate student, Brae Bigge, started a rotation in the lab this spring that ...

Faster analysis of medical images - ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Google Alert - June 18, 2018 | 9:24 am

ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Faster analysis of medical images
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
Co-authors are: Adrian Dalca, a postdoc at Massachusetts General Hospital and CSAIL; Amy Zhao, a graduate student in CSAIL; Mert R. Sabuncu, a former CSAIL postdoc and now a professor at Cornell University; and John Guttag, the Dugald C. Jackson ...
Algorithm speeds up medical diagnosisInnovators Magazine

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Google Alert - June 18, 2018 | 12:05 am
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Bidding Adieu To Academia - Asian Scientist Magazine

Google Alert - June 17, 2018 | 4:08 am

Asian Scientist Magazine

Bidding Adieu To Academia
Asian Scientist Magazine
Choosing to walk away from a hard-earned PhD, a coveted postdoc position, or even a tenured role can be a tough choice to make… or it can be really easy. This month, in the final part of our series on transitions, Asian Scientist Magazine speaks to ...

Electronic skin stretched to new limits - Phys.Org

Google Alert - June 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm

Phys.Org

Electronic skin stretched to new limits
Phys.Org
"The material's differing sensitivity to stretching and compression is a breakthrough discovery that adds a new dimension to the sensing capability of hydrogels," says first author, Yizhou Zhang, a postdoc in Alshareef's lab. This new dimension may be ...

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In the Lab, Failure Is Part of the Job Description - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Google Alert - June 15, 2018 | 1:21 pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education

In the Lab, Failure Is Part of the Job Description
The Chronicle of Higher Education
In the spirit of the new proceedings, there were more than enough failures to go around. One postdoc talked about having the same paper, with changes prompted each round by reviewers, rejected five times in five years. Another cited three rejections in ...

The Large Hadron Collider Is Getting an Upgrade - Gizmodo

Google Alert - June 15, 2018 | 12:56 pm

Gizmodo

The Large Hadron Collider Is Getting an Upgrade
Gizmodo
“The HL-LHC will enable us to do many things, opening many unexplored areas of research,” Rebeca Gonzalez Suarez, a postdoc research associate at CERN, told Gizmodo in an email. The Large Hadron Collider is essentially two 16-mile-round rings that ...

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Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County - The Daily Herald

Google Alert - June 15, 2018 | 6:08 am

Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County
The Daily Herald
Postdoc Brewing tasting: Everett's Toggle's Bottleshop is hosting Redmond's Postdoc Brewing for a tasting at 6 p.m. June 20 at the Bottleshop, 1420 Hewitt Ave., Everett. SnoTown Brewer's Night: Everett's Crucible Brewing is hosting Snohomish's SnoTown ...

Probiotic bacteria can diagnose, prevent, and treat infections - Phys.Org

Google Alert - June 14, 2018 | 7:50 am

Phys.Org

Probiotic bacteria can diagnose, prevent, and treat infections
Phys.Org
The lead authors of the paper, which appears in the June 13 issue of Science Translational Medicine, are former Boston University graduate student Ning Mao, MIT postdoc Andres Cubillos-Ruiz, and former MIT postdoc D. Ewen Cameron. Detection and ...

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MIT engineers recruit microbes to help fight cholera - EurekAlert (press release)

Google Alert - June 13, 2018 | 2:07 pm

MIT engineers recruit microbes to help fight cholera
EurekAlert (press release)
The lead authors of the paper, which appears in the June 13 issue of Science Translational Medicine, are former Boston University graduate student Ning Mao, MIT postdoc Andres Cubillos-Ruiz, and former MIT postdoc D. Ewen Cameron. Detection and ...

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UC3M receives over three million euros for the CONEX-Plus project - EurekAlert (press release)

Google Alert - June 13, 2018 | 10:12 am

EurekAlert (press release)

UC3M receives over three million euros for the CONEX-Plus project
EurekAlert (press release)
The CONEX-Plus project (Concentrating Excellence in UC3M - Postdoc Programme, GA 801538) has received European co-funding of 3,186,000 euros in this call. This is a five-year programme whose objective is to attract and professionally train a group of ...

Cancer: More targeted use of immunotherapy - EurekAlert (press release)

Google Alert - June 12, 2018 | 12:02 am

Cancer: More targeted use of immunotherapy
EurekAlert (press release)
From 2007 to 2010 Daniela Thommen was the recipient of an MD-PhD fellowship for a second doctorate in natural sciences, and since 2016 of an Advanced Postdoc.Mobility grant (replaced by Postdoc.Mobility) for a research stay at the Netherlands Cancer ...

MIT researchers develop frequency-hopping transmitter that fends off attackers - SC Magazine

Google Alert - June 11, 2018 | 4:51 pm

SC Magazine

MIT researchers develop frequency-hopping transmitter that fends off attackers
SC Magazine
"With the current existing [transmitter] architecture, you wouldn't be able to hop data bits at that speed with low power," says researcher Rabia Yazicigil, postdoc in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, in MIT's release.

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MIT researchers develop frequency-hopping transmitter that fends off attackers - SC Magazine

Google Alert - June 11, 2018 | 4:51 pm

SC Magazine

MIT researchers develop frequency-hopping transmitter that fends off attackers
SC Magazine
"With the current existing [transmitter] architecture, you wouldn't be able to hop data bits at that speed with low power," says researcher Rabia Yazicigil, postdoc in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, in MIT's release.
Novel transmitter protects wireless data from hackersMIT News

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From PhD to assistant professor: Applications and interviews - University Affairs

Google Alert - June 11, 2018 | 1:29 pm

University Affairs

From PhD to assistant professor: Applications and interviews
University Affairs
Should I do a postdoc? Am I cut out for academia? How can I best position myself? What do I really want? Below are three unique perspectives from recently hired assistant professors at Canadian research-intensive universities. Together they have asked ...

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Why a new lab can be a valuable destination for postdocs and graduate students - Nature.com

Google Alert - June 11, 2018 | 8:48 am

Nature.com

Why a new lab can be a valuable destination for postdocs and graduate students
Nature.com
Postdoctoral researchers and graduate students looking for a place to advance their training often share the same vision: a well-established laboratory headed by a prominent scientist who churns out high-profile papers with clockwork regularity. But ...

Postdoctoral Position in Big Data, NLP and Machine Learning - Times Higher Education (THE)

Google Alert - June 7, 2018 | 7:36 pm

Postdoctoral Position in Big Data, NLP and Machine Learning
Times Higher Education (THE)
The Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (http://www.ntnu.edu/ie) at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) has a vacancy for one postdoctoral position at the Department of Computer Science ...

Wireless system can power devices inside the body - Big Think

Google Alert - June 6, 2018 | 3:30 pm

Big Think

Wireless system can power devices inside the body
Big Think
... an assistant professor at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), Harvard Medical School, a research affiliate at MIT's Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, and an author of the paper. Other authors of the paper are Media Lab postdoc Yunfei ...

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New neural model reveals how the brain adapts to new information - Medical Xpress

Google Alert - June 6, 2018 | 11:01 am

Medical Xpress

New neural model reveals how the brain adapts to new information
Medical Xpress
Other authors are former postdoc Devika Narain and MIT graduate student Eghbal Hosseini. Ready, set, go. Neuroscientists believe that "cognitive flexibility," or the ability to rapidly adapt to new information, resides in the brain's higher cortical ...

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