Research Highlights

Research Highlights
Research Highlights
Zeng ice repellent

Zeng’s ice repellent research could make ice removal a breeze

Prof. Xiao Zeng, with colleagues from China, discovered that ice grows differently on absorbent vs. water-repellent surfaces. His findings could greatly impact the burden of ice removal..
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Berkowitz, colleagues, to research radiation exposure drugs

Professor David Berkowitz (UNL) and Professor Kenneth Bayles (UNMC) are working on a drug development pipeline concept that would build on strengths in fundamental science and biomedical research at the two campuses. This approach is being applied to a new project with the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute (AFRRI) that is directed at developing new therapeutics for acute radiation syndrome (ARS).
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Berkowitz radiation exposure drugs

New technique eases production, customization of soft robotics

By helping rubber and plastic stick together under pressure, University of Nebraska-Lincoln chemist Prof. Morin's recent work on Advanced Materials have simplified the production of small fluid-carrying channels that can drive movement in soft robotics and enable chemical analyses on microscopic scales.
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