08 July 2009, 12:46 PM ET
John van de Lindt is leading a team of researchers conducting the NSF NEESWood Capstone tests, the largest shake-table tests in history.
02 July 2009, 08:14 AM ET
Ryan Hayward studies nanomaterials and how they self-assemble.
26 June 2009, 07:23 AM ET
Christopher Weiss leads a Texas Tech contingent in this year’s massive VORTEX2 tornado study.
18 June 2009, 02:00 PM ET
Biomedical engineer Niren Murthy helps design cutting-edge chemicals for the detection and treatment of diseases.
12 June 2009, 05:12 AM ET
Researchers have analyzed virus genes from Yellowstone National Park to hunt for codes that could be valuable to bioengineers.
05 June 2009, 12:50 PM ET
Eberhard Voit uses mathematics and microbes to uncover the inner workings of biology.
27 May 2009, 08:43 AM ET
José Andrade of Northwestern University studies liquefaction, a process that causes buildings to sink during earthquakes.
18 May 2009, 06:25 AM ET
A scientist has helped measure several rare atomic nuclei, including tin-100, a "holy grail" of experimental nuclear physics.
07 May 2009, 07:14 AM ET
Geochemist Adam Simon is trying to learn how we can harness heat from volcanoes.
16 April 2009, 11:39 AM ET
John Gierke of Michigan Technological University leads an effort to develop remote sensing tools and resource protection in Central America.
07 April 2009, 08:45 AM ET
Andrew Steiner spends his days figuring out what causes the behavior of earthquake-like phenomena on the surface of neutron stars.
31 March 2009, 12:54 PM ET
Hari Manoharan recently created the world’s smallest letters – an S and a U, for Stanford University – each only one third of one billionth of a meter across and crafted from a flow of electrons on a copper surface.
25 March 2009, 09:39 AM ET
Ravi Bellamkonda ditched his plan to become a doctor, because he found he could help more people as a scientist.
28 February 2009, 05:57 AM ET
J.C. Poutsma is not afraid to push formalities out of the way.
25 February 2009, 02:00 AM ET
Connecticut College botanist Peter Siver studies some of the world’s tiniest organisms.
09 February 2009, 07:15 AM ET
From poker-website phishing schemes to coordinated website attacks, Yampolskiy looks at activity patterns.
02 December 2008, 05:02 AM ET
As a graduate student, I was actually planning to research a different area of astrophysics.
29 November 2008, 05:59 AM ET
The nervous system is both beautiful and complex.
11 November 2008, 11:42 AM ET
I've always loved mathematics, chemistry, and physics.
11 September 2008, 09:13 AM ET
Researcher combines the two in his work.
28 August 2008, 05:10 AM ET
When I was about 10 years old, I mixed some old paint, water, and every possible liquid I found in my dad's workshop in an old wine bottle.
14 August 2008, 06:01 AM ET
David Lentz is a paleoethnobotanist from the University of Cincinnati.
01 August 2008, 07:41 AM ET
Gregory D. Durgin works in Radio Wave Propagation and Applied Electromagnetics at Georgia Tech.