2018 Newly Elected Fellows

2018 NEWLY ELECTED FELLOWS

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest...

Structured Learning for 3D Perivascular Spaces Segmentation Using Vascular Features

STRUCTURED LEARNING FOR 3D PERIVASCULAR SPACES SEGMENTATION USING VASCULAR FEATURES

Perivascular spaces , which are also known as Virchow-Robin spaces, are cerebrospinal fluid filled spaces ensheathing small blood vessels...

 
 
 
Model-Based Estimation of Respiratory Parameters from Capnography, with Application to Diagnosing Obstructive Lung Disease

MODEL-BASED ESTIMATION OF RESPIRATORY PARAMETERS FROM CAPNOGRAPHY, WITH APPLICATION TO DIAGNOSING OBSTRUCTIVE LUNG DISEASE

Capnography is the noninvasive and effort-independent measurement of carbon dioxide concentration in exhaled breath, as a function...

 
 
 
Simultaneous Measurement of Multiple Mechanical Properties of Single Cells Using AFM by Indentation and Vibration

SIMULTANEOUS MEASUREMENT OF MULTIPLE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF SINGLE CELLS USING AFM BY INDENTATION AND VIBRATION

Cells, as the elementary units of living organisms, are regulated and governed by genes, biological processes and various microenvironments,...

New Catalyst Gives Artificial Photosynthesis a Big Boost

NEW CATALYST GIVES ARTIFICIAL PHOTOSYNTHESIS A BIG BOOST

Note: This report was adapted from a University of Toronto press release. View the original release. -By Tyler Irving Researchers have...

 
 
 
Drones Distribute Swarms of Sterile Mosquitoes to Stop Zika and Other Diseases

DRONES DISTRIBUTE SWARMS OF STERILE MOSQUITOES TO STOP ZIKA AND OTHER DISEASES

Keeping a million mosquitoes alive on board a drone isn't as easy as you think

Magnetic Field Controls Drug Delivery

MAGNETIC FIELD CONTROLS DRUG DELIVERY

Nanoparticles release drugs on command using magnetic field

 
 
 
Berkeley Lab Physicist, Atmospheric Chemist Named AAAS Fellows

BERKELEY LAB PHYSICIST, ATMOSPHERIC CHEMIST NAMED AAAS FELLOWS

Two scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Michael Barnett, a senior physicist and educator;...

DBV CLIMBS AS PEANUT ALLERGY SAFETY DATA COME IN CLEAN

DBV Technologies has posted phase 3 data suggesting safety and compliance are unlikely to scuttle its hopes of winning approval of...

 
 
 

THE TOP 10 HIT PARADE OF BIOPHARMA LICENSING DEALS FOR 2014-2017

The Merck KGaA logo stands illuminated at dusk outside the pharmaceutical company's headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany, on November...

SIEMENS TO SLASH 6,900 JOBS WORLDWIDE

Half of the cuts will be in Germany, but another 1,800 job cuts will come from the consolidation of production facilities and administrative...

 
 
 

ITUS ENTERS CAR-T RESEARCH ALLIANCE WITH MOFFITT CANCER CENTER

Technology licensed from The Wistar Institute will be further developed at Moffitt SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - ITUS...

 
 
 

LABEL-FREE, SIMULTANEOUS QUANTIFICATION OF STARCH, PROTEIN AND TRIACYLGLYCEROL IN SINGLE MICROALGAL CELLS

Current approaches for quantification of major energy-storage forms in microalgae, including starch, protein and lipids, generally...

CHARACTERIZATION OF A NOVEL BIOFLOCCULANT FROM A MARINE BACTERIUM AND ITS APPLICATION IN DYE WASTEWATER TREATMENT

The identification of microorganisms with excellent flocculant-producing capability and optimization of the fermentation process are...

 
 
 

GENOMIC STUDY EXPLORES EVOLUTION OF GENTLE 'KILLER BEES' IN PUERTO RICO

A study of Puerto Rico's Africanized honey bees - which are more docile than other so-called 'killer bees' - shows they retain most...

AGE, GUT BACTERIA CONTRIBUTE TO MS DISEASE PROGRESSION, ACCORDING TO STUDY

Gut bacteria at a young age can contribute to multiple sclerosis disease onset and progression, new research indicates.

 
 
 

BCROCSURFACE: AN R PACKAGE FOR CORRECTING VERIFICATION BIAS IN ESTIMATION OF THE ROC SURFACE AND ITS VOLUME FOR CONTINUOUS DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

Receiver operating characteristic surface analysis is usually employed to assess the accuracy of a medical diagnostic test when there...

A zebrafish's empty stomach can help scientists understand brain function

A ZEBRAFISH'S EMPTY STOMACH CAN HELP SCIENTISTS UNDERSTAND BRAIN FUNCTION

A new test can show how much a zebrafish larva has eaten. This basic information could be crucial to upcoming discoveries. A zebrafish...