Milan Mrksich named Northwestern’s Vice President for Research
Posted May 14, 2020
Award-winning scientist has overseen University’s research portfolio through COVID-19 pandemic Milan Mrksich has been named Northwestern University’s Vice President for Research, Interim Provost Kathleen...
How Art Helps Keep Northwestern Safe
Posted April 16, 2020
A key University team includes a design-centric approach to protect and propel the research enterprise By Matt Golosinski Art and science converge for Research...
The Sky is No Limit
Posted February 12, 2020
New remote observatory compresses distances to connect Evanston and Hawaii, allowing Northwestern researchers to venture boldly into space without leaving home By: Lydia Rivers,...
Animal Care Excellence
Posted February 11, 2020
CCM’s portfolio of quality services offers researchers humane expertise that advances discovery By Matt Golosinski If you’ve got rats, Northwestern’s Center for Comparative Medicine is...
Understanding and Combating Virulent Viruses
Posted January 28, 2020
A Q& A with Gregory Smith, PhD, professor of Microbiology-Immunology The spread of the coronavirus from China is raising fears of a global pandemic....
Scientific Images Contest and Exhibition Bring Discovery to Life
Posted January 17, 2020
For nearly a decade, Science in Society’s annual initiative has focused the camera lens on stunning research Northwestern researchers once again provided a special...
Northwestern Faculty Again Among World’s Most-Cited Thought Leaders
Posted December 10, 2019
Latest Clarivate Analytics survey highlights University’s research eminence and influence, including cross-disciplinary strengths By Matt Golosinski This year, 32 faculty members affiliated with Northwestern...
Northwestern-Fermilab Physicist Grassellino Named Deputy CTO
Posted December 5, 2019
Effective December 1, Northwestern’s associate professor of physics and Fermilab senior scientist Anna Grassellino began her new role as the laboratory’s deputy chief technology...
Students Play Key Part in Advancing Research Safety Excellence
Posted November 25, 2019
Student-led initiative and innovation continue into third year for Northwestern’s RSSI November 25, 2019 | By Roger Anderson With a new board, renewed funding,...
Core Colloquium Highlights Research Impact of Shared Facilities
Posted November 18, 2019
Annual event convened scientists and staff to celebrate key part of research ecosystem and honor UT Health San Antonio professor during Northwestern’s ‘150 Years...
‘Dirty’ Superconductors Make Better Particle Accelerators
Posted November 8, 2019
Northwestern researchers show how impurities can increase the maximum accelerating field of superconducting radio-frequency cavities, a finding with huge potential cost advantages November 8,...
Mark Hersam Leads Battery-Powered Science Cafe
Posted November 8, 2019
McCormick materials science expert says smallest details may revolutionize future of energy November 8, 2019 | By Roger Anderson It’s hard to imagine a...