Posted on 10 September 2009.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University will use a Hewlett-Packard grant to develop and test a new teaching approach designed to boost the academic success of underrepresented minorities in engineering programs. The teaching method represents a potential new model for retaining more underrepresented minorities and others who aren’t thriving in conventional engineering courses, said Jan […]
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Posted on 21 May 2009.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Researchers have created a new type of invisibility cloak that is simpler than previous designs and works for all colors of the visible spectrum, making it possible to cloak larger objects than before and possibly leading to practical applications in “transformation optics.” Whereas previous cloaking designs have used exotic “metamaterials,” which […]
Posted in Science + Technology