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Engineers Study Nanodefects in Electrical Insulating Materials
June 6, 2018

Failures turn insulators into materials that allow current to flow.

Team Cracks Code On Cheap Carbon Nanotubes
June 6, 2018

Imagine a box you plug into the wall that cleans your toxic air and pays you cash.

Hyperloop At VCU Team In Final Sprint
June 5, 2018

After advancing through two preliminary rounds to become one of only 11 teams in the United States and one of only 20 teams across the globe earning the honor to compete in the final round…

Cooling Method May Relieve Heat Woes
June 5, 2018

Electronic systems, such as electric vehicles and large data centers, generate a lot of power, which creates tremendous heat.

CMI Expands Research In Tech Metals
June 4, 2018

As increasing consumer interest in electric vehicles drives the demand for supplies of lithium and cobalt (ingredients in lithium-ion batteries), the Critical Materials Institute (CMI) will begin new efforts this July…

Simpler Method Devised For Modeling Molecular Structure
June 4, 2018

Who would guess that cracking the mystery of how infinitesimally small atoms arrange themselves at the edges of crystals in advanced materials could be as simple as one, two, three?

NENA Announces 2018 Annual Conference
June 1, 2018

NENA:2018 will bring public safety professionals, telecommunications specialists, and policymakers together to discuss the issues facing public safety.

AASHTO’s Executive Director Announces Retirement
June 1, 2018

Association’s executive committee has announced plans to begin a search for a new executive director.

DOE Issues Updated Regulatory Agenda
May 31, 2018

Regulatory and deregulatory actions will impact a broad range of federal agencies.

New Theory Found On Jet Stream “Traffic Jams”
May 30, 2018

The sky sometimes has its limits, according to new research from two University of Chicago atmospheric scientists.

“Improving Education & Training Standards for a Safer Tomorrow”
May 30, 2018

Building Safety Month is an international public awareness campaign presented by the International Code Council and its 64,000 members worldwide each May…

Upcoming Conference Supports STEM Growth
May 29, 2018

Exploring opportunities to grow Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) businesses in the Northern Virginia area is the focus of an upcoming conference…

2018 Summer Explore Engineering Design Course Scheduled
May 29, 2018

Sweet Briar College is again inviting high school girls from across the country to participate in its popular Summer Explore Engineering Design Course, which takes place July 29-August 3, 2018.

More Environmentally Friendly Charcoal Lighter Fluid Available
May 25, 2018

Thanks to scientists at the University of Georgia (UGA) College of Engineering and the company, ESCOGO, backyard chefs can reach for a more environmentally friendly and sustainable alternative…

“Safeguarding Our Water”
May 25, 2018

This week the International Code Council (ICC), its 64,000 members, and partners from the building construction, design and safety communities, celebrate week 4 of Building Safety Month, “Safeguarding Our Water.”

Registration Opens for the 2018 ICC Annual Conference, Code Hearings and Expo
May 24, 2018

Registration is now open for the 2018 International Code Council (ICC) Annual Conference, Code Hearings and Expo, which will be held on October 21-31, 2018, in Richmond, Va.

ASME Announces 2018 Annual Meeting
May 24, 2018

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) announce their annual meeting June 1-6, 2018 in Vancouver British Columbia, Canada.

Food-Related Greenhouse Gas Emissions
May 23, 2018

Researchers rank diets by their associated greenhouse gas emissions.

Studies Show Antibiotic Remnants Remain In Treated Farm Waste
May 23, 2018

Researchers find elite waste treatment systems do not fully remove antibiotics from farm waste.

Study Shows Economic Benefit Of Cleaning Dirty Shoreline
May 22, 2018

Researchers put a dollar value on beach cleanup efforts.

Autothermal Production of Bio-Oil
May 22, 2018

Researchers seek to better understand and scale-up the process.

Swirling Currents Key To Nitrate Removal From Streams
May 21, 2018

Researchers calculate a turbulence ‘speed limit’ for nitrate removal in any stream.

Study Supports Ratification Of Kigali Amendment
May 21, 2018

Amendment calls for phase down in the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).

"Protecting Communities from Disasters"
May 18, 2018

Building Safety Month week 3, May 13-19, 2018, focuses on “Protecting Communities from Disasters.”

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