January 7, 2013

University of Iowa biologist Daniel Eberl and his colleagues have shown that one of the mechanisms involved in hearing is similar to the battery in your car.

Jessica Reed
December 10, 2012

Hydrogen gas is an excellent fuel for both combustion and electrochemical power systems, including fuel cells.

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December 5, 2012

With 100 billion nerve cells interconnected via a vast network of neural pathways, the complexity of the human brain is awe-inspiring. Your brain serves as command center for your body’s vital functions, houses your future hopes and cherished memories, and serves as the seat of consciousness...

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November 28, 2012

College of Engineering faculty K.K. Choi and Witold Krajewski each earned top recognition from the University of Iowa Graduate College for excellence in mentoring graduate students.

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November 28, 2012

Sara Mitchell believes good mentors are candid with their students. She chooses to tell her students what they need to hear, not just what they want to hear.

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October 15, 2012

Just a generation ago, hometown Iowa had a different look and feel.

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October 9, 2012

As the 44th president of the United States, Barack Obama has been a lens through which people worldwide have interpreted the politics, art, comics, and

Genetics: from Frankenstein to the future
October 9, 2012

The field of genetics research received a boost at the University of Iowa when the provost announced in 2010 the hiring of a cluster of new faculty across campus to pursue genetics research.

Luke Juran
October 8, 2012

Luke Juran, a Ph.D. student in geography at the UI, recently conducted research in post-disaster water sanitation in India through a Fulbright grant.




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