Purdue University highlighted the expansion of facilities and research at its Maurice J. Zucrow Laboratories, the nation's largest university propulsion laboratory, during a Monday (Feb. 22) celebration in the Kurz Atrium of the Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering.
Purdue University's Department of Physics and Astronomy will hold a seminar on Wednesday (Feb. 17) on the recent discovery by an international research team that it had heard and recorded the sound of two black holes colliding, as predicted by Einstein’s general theory of relativity.
Purdue University researchers have shown that a synthetic version of a high-strength adhesive produced by mussels is non-toxic to living cells, suggesting its potential suitability for surgical and other biomedical applications.
Purdue University has been selected as a partner with the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders to host 25 of Africa's emerging entrepreneurs for an academic and leadership institute this summer.
Kathleen Howell, the Distinguished Hsu Lo Professor of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, has been named one of 30 Most Innovative Women Professors Alive Today by Philadelphia, Penn.-based BestMastersDegrees.com.
Research by a Purdue professor was chosen as one of 2015's top technical advances by The Scientist magazine. The research was performed by Ji-Xin Cheng, a professor in Purdue's Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Chemistry and scientific director of the Label-free Imaging lab at Purdue's Discovery Park.