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Greener Cities from Interdisciplinary Urban Design

Greener Cities from Interdisciplinary Urban Design

In light of the billions of dollars spent each year on urban construction, designing more sustainable buildings is one of the most pressing challenges for urban development. When finishing his second Master’s degree in 2005, Dr. Alexander Felson, now Assistant

Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change

Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change

In his talk at the Yale Law School, U.C. Berkeley Law Professor Andre Guzman offered a variety of realistic scenarios that explored the role rising sea level and melting glaciers play in public health, world peace and contemporary geo-politics.

A Breakthrough for Quantum Communication

A Breakthrough for Quantum Communication

Researchers from Yale University led by Professor Hong Tang have successfully embedded extremely sensitive single-photon detectors on nanophotonic circuits. The advantages of the new single-photon detector include increased detection efficiency, direct integration on the chip, count rates in the gigahertz speed, high temporal resolution, and negligible dark counts.