Rice University

Type: Organization
Name: Rice University
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

'Pixel' Engineered Electronics Have Growth Potential

HOUSTON, Sept. 29 -- Rice University issued the following news release: A little change in temperature makes a big difference for growing a new generation of hybrid atomic-layer structures, according to scientists at Rice University, Oak Ridge National ... [Published Town Hall - 7 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Why Care About the Texas Lt. Governor's Race

MyFoxHouston -Let's call this presentation "Texas Government 101" and begin with a critical question - What officeholder, through the sheer force of endowed political power, has the ability to kill any proposed legislation small, large or in between?If ... [Published MyFox Houston - 19 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Both mentor and protégé need to work together

Most people who have achieved success in their lives can point to a mentor who provided some kind of help or advice along the way.In the nonprofit sector, mentoring has become a very popular way for senior leaders to pass along their knowledge to proteges. ... [Published NonProfit Times - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

Emilie Ringe's Research in RICE University Explores Intensively Plasmonics, Catalysis, and Alloy

Vancover, BC -- (ReleaseWire ) -- 09/29/2014 -- Being associated with the notable RICE University, Emilie Ringe’s Research now gets new momentum in her current and developing projects is the field of plasmonics, catalysis, and alloys.... ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Rice University Researchers Use Graphene as a De-Icing Agent for Glass

A closeup of the nanoribbon network in Rice University's novel graphene-based film.Credit: A.O. Raji/Rice UniversityGraphene has elicited reactions from the public that span from sheer wonder to puzzlement, as reports of the new, conductive and incredibly ... [Published Architect Magazine - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Research Into How Squid Camouflage Leads to An Ultra-Sharp Display for Televisions and Smartphones

Researchers at Rice University have created pixels 40 times smaller than those found in today's LCD displays ... [Published Smithsonian Magazine - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Researchers Create Computational Models to Improve Properties of Concrete

An international team of researchers from Rice University, Marseille University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed atom-scale computational models to enhance the properties of concrete for general applications.The generic molecular ... [Published AZoM - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Wikipedia grows up on college campuses

By Bruce Maiman, @MaimziniRead more by September 29th, 2014Wikipedia is starting to lose it’s notoriety in education thanks to academic contributionsA trusted bromide in academia is that you become a better student when you become a teacher. Something ... [Published eCampus News - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Fibres spun from carbon nanotube polyelectrolytes

A method for the production of fibres from pure carbon nanotube (CNT) electrolytes has been developed by researchers at Rice University in Houston, Texas, USA. ... [Published Performance Materials Net - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Rice to host biennial De Lange Conference

More than a dozen of the country's leading education experts will meet at Rice University Oct. 13-14 for the biennial De Lange Conference, "Teaching in the University of Tomorrow."The event is a forward-looking forum designed to contemplate the rapidly ... [Published Fort Bend Sun - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

New Findings Reported from Rice University Describe Advances in Pancreatic Cancer (Targeting pancreatic cancer with magneto-fluorescent theranostic...

New Findings Reported from Rice University Describe Advances in Pancreatic Cancer (Targeting pancreatic cancer with magneto-fluorescent theranostic gold nanoshells) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Investigators discuss new findings ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 4 reports

Nanotubes help healing hearts keep the beat -- ScienceDaily

Carbon nanotubes serve as bridges that allow electrical signals to pass unhindered through new pediatric heart-defect patches invented at Rice University and Texas Children's Hospital.A team led by bioengineer Jeffrey Jacot and chemical engineer and chemist ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 24 2014]

Quotes

"There’s a big gap between what we want to do in brain research and the technologies available to make exploration possible. These initial awards are part of a 12-year scientific plan focused on developing the tools and technologies needed to make the next leap in understanding the brain,” he said."
...courseware and worked with faculty to advance our understanding about how to use it well in support of undergraduate education," Greenstein notes. "This latest round of investments represents our belief that a new generation of courseware is beginning to emerge with capabilities that will have tremendous benefits for students and faculty and enable colleges and universities to more effectively advance their educational missions."
"The best hope of really slowing down the Republican machine is winning the Lt. Governor's office which would effectively give the Democrats veto power over most legislation in the 2015 legislative session" said Jones
...Hussain is right to caution that "Western society doesn't have a great familiarity with Muslim culture," and Nomani is also right to say that "we should cover Islam like we cover a city council meeting" bearing in mind "political interests" and "ideological interests."

More Content

All (814) | News (641) | Reports (0) | Blogs (169) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (3) | Press Releases (1)
sort by: Date | Relevance
OpenStax takes ‘personalized’ learning to college [Published Rice University - 34 mins ago]
Nine Influential Women Writers in Data and Busi... [Published Dell - 45 mins ago]
Wang receives prestigious NIH BRAIN initiative ... [Published Washington University in St. Louis - 3 hours ago]
Ex-Trader Who Bought Bitcoins on Phone Going Ma... [Published Jakarta Globe - 5 hours ago]
The Future of Higher Education [Published Inside Higher Ed - 7 hours ago]
'Pixel' Engineered Electronics Have Growth Pote... [Published Town Hall - 7 hours ago]
Judicial Q&A: Jason Luong [Published Off the Kuff - 8 hours ago]
Gates Foundation Announces Finalists for $20 Mi... [Published Noodls - 11 hours ago]
Cerego Awarded Grant To Develop Next-Generation... [Published CNBC - 15 hours ago]
Pro Arte Quartet Ends the Party Where It All Began [Published Madison Magazine - 18 hours ago]
Why Care About the Texas Lt. Governor's Race [Published MyFox Houston - 19 hours ago]
Is ISIS a Faith-Based Terrorist Group? [incl. H... [Published Campus Watch - 19 hours ago]
Lrnr Adaptive Learning Solutions Announces Part... [Published Digital Journal - 20 hours ago]
Both mentor and protégé need to work together [Published NonProfit Times - 21 hours ago]
Emilie Ringe's Research in RICE University Expl... [Published Industrial Info Financials - 21 hours ago]
Many Universities Don't Want You To Know How Th... [Published Huffington Post - 22 hours ago]
Emilie Ringe's Research in RICE University Expl... [Published Franklin Credit Management Corporation - 22 hours ago]
Ferguson town hall addresses race and justice [Published Rice University - 23 hours ago]
Coping with different soils: US study proves bi... [Published Sunraysia Daily - Sep 29 2014]
Rice University Researchers Use Graphene as a D... [Published Architect Magazine - Sep 29 2014]
Research Into How Squid Camouflage Leads to An ... [Published Smithsonian Magazine - Sep 29 2014]
Nation is facing a refugee crisis, not an immig... [Published Rice University - Sep 29 2014]
Researchers Create Computational Models to Impr... [Published AZoM - Sep 29 2014]
Natcore Files Patents On Key Advancements In Bl... [Published TickerTech.com - Sep 29 2014]
Transitions: Expert in Islamic Finance Heads to... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Sep 29 2014]
Wikipedia grows up on college campuses [Published eCampus News - Sep 29 2014]
Computer models for better concrete mix design [Published Aggregate Research Industries - Sep 29 2014]
Fibres spun from carbon nanotube polyelectrolytes [Published Performance Materials Net - Sep 28 2014]
Rice to host biennial De Lange Conference [Published Fort Bend Sun - Sep 28 2014]
Church welcomes new interim pastor [Published Community Times - Sep 27 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Judicial Q&A: Jason Luong [Published Off the Kuff - 8 hours ago]
(Note: As I have done in past elections, I am running a series of Q&As for Democratic judicial candidates on the November ballot. This is intended to help introduce the candidates and their experiences to those who plan to vote. I am running these responses ...
Teijin Aramid's Carbon Nanotube Fibers Awarded ... [Published Your Fibre Optics News - Sep 26 2014]
Researchers of Teijin Aramid, based in the Netherlands, and Rice University in the USA are awarded with the honorary 'Paul Schlack Man-Made Fibers Prize' for corporate-academic partnerships in fiber research. Their new super fibers are now driving innovation ...
ODEBRECHT AWARD FOR SUSTAINBLE DEVELOPMENT ANNO... [Published CisionWire - English - Sep 25 2014]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEODEBRECHT AWARD FOR SUSTAINBLE DEVELOPMENTANNOUNCES 2014 WINNERs FROM TEXAS A&M UniversityPhiladelphia, Pa. (September 25, 2014) – A team of students from Texas A&M University has won the 2014 Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development. ...
Indiana’s Bureau of Motor Vehicles Overcharged ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Sep 22 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Illustration Credit: iStockphoto Put aside, for a moment, the record theft of credit card accounts from Home Depot. I'll tell you all about that in a later post. Instead let me pick another interesting ...
Does Terrorism Have Its Roots In Religion? [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 21 2014]
CJ Werleman fisks Sam Harris over his recent post emphasizing the connection between Islamic doctrine and jihadist violence, noting that “maturing counter-terrorism analysis has brought new information to light.” He uses the example of Anwar al-Awlaki ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Rice University Energy and Environment Initiati... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 01 2014]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.