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Yale Professor Daniel Spielman Receives “Genius Grant”

Yale Professor Daniel Spielman Receives “Genius Grant”

Andrew Deveau February 3, 2013 0

Professor Daniel Spielman has received a MacArthur Fellowship for innovative research in algorithm efficiency

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Mitchell Smooke Awarded the Zeldovich Medal

Mitchell Smooke Awarded the Zeldovich Medal

Savina Kim February 2, 2013 0

Professor Mitchell Smooke has received the Zeldovich Medal for his research in combustion theory

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Ten Incredible Intellectuals, Ten Special Stories

Ten Incredible Intellectuals, Ten Special Stories

Brooke Gogel December 21, 2012 0

The 2012 Nobel Prize winners represent some of the most important contributions to their respective fields

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Professor Joan Steitz Honored As Role Model For Women Scientists

Professor Joan Steitz Honored As Role Model For Women Scientists

Anny Dow October 31, 2012 0

Professor Joan Steitz, Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, recently received two major awards for her achievements as a woman scientist

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The Road Less Traveled: Darren Zhu, B.S. ’13

The Road Less Traveled: Darren Zhu, B.S. ’13

Andrew Goldstein April 15, 2012 0

Darren Zhu has been awarded one of the 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellowships, worth $100,000, to continue his work with the biotech company that he and David Luan founded

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Laurie Santos Honored by the APA

Laurie Santos Honored by the APA

Gianna Fote March 16, 2012 0

Yale Professor Laurie Santos is the recipient of the 2012 APA Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contributions to Psychology in the area of animal learning and behavior.

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Ig Nobel Prize: Humor and Science

Ig Nobel Prize: Humor and Science

Divyansh Agarwal March 14, 2012 0

Professor Robert Pietrzak is part of a research team that was awarded the Ig Nobel prize, which honors unusual and imaginative research, for their study on the effects of voluntary inhibition of urination on

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Award for Major AIDS Drug Deal

Award for Major AIDS Drug Deal

Brian McNellis March 14, 2012 0

Yale, Oncolys Biopharma, and Bristol-Myers Squibb have received the Deals of Distinction Award from the Licensing Executive Society for a licensing agreement that will enable a promising antiretroviral drug, festinavir, to be developed

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Grant to Study Earth Systems

Grant to Study Earth Systems

Clinton Wang November 16, 2011 0

The National Science Foundation awarded a team of researchers, including David Bercovici, a $4.97 million grant to fund a research project studying Earth's development in terms of the interactions between major components of

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From Idea to Biomedical Start-Up Company

From Idea to Biomedical Start-Up Company

Neil Pathak November 16, 2011 0

Elizabeth Asai MC ’13, Nickolas Demas MC ’13, and Elliot Swart MC ’13 won the $100,000 prize awarded by the Center for Innovative Medicine and Integrative Technology (CIMIT) this past summer for their novel

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