Navigation Links
Student innovation at Rensselaer holds key to safer remote detection of dangerous materials
Date:2/28/2011

ing has created the possibility to obtain terahertz spectroscopic information from a distance, bypassing a key limitation of high terahertz absorption by water vapor in air.

A National Science Foundation Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) fellow, Clough is deeply committed to his research activities. He received the Rensselaer Founders Award of Excellence in 2009, as well as the Rensselaer NSF IGERT Best Presenter Award in 2010.

Hailing from Albuquerque, N.M., Clough grew up immersed in science and technology. He inherited a love of research from his father, a retired chemist, and a strong work ethic from his mother, a retired professor of nursing. Along with his parents, Clough's wife, Kara, and older sister, Sandy, are rooting for him to win the 2011 Lemelson-MIT Rensselaer Student Prize. Clough said the idea for his innovation struck him while relaxing on the beach in Mexico during a winter vacation with his family. Outside the lab and classroom, he enjoys a variety of activities including playing soccer, snowboarding, and backpacking with his wife and friends.

Clough received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of New Mexico. He joined Rensselaer as a doctoral student in 2007.


'/>"/>

Contact: Michael Mullaney
mullam@rpi.edu
518-276-6161
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. APS sets aside $50,000 to help students, post-docs, in wake of Hurricane Ike
2. New book dissects statistics for doctors and medical students
3. Collegiate Inventors Competition recognizes top student inventors
4. Following the leader can be a drag, according to students research on flapping flags
5. Students eat more whole grains when its gradually added to school lunch
6. New book helps medical students master clinical skills
7. College students find comfort in their pets during hard times
8. Web-based case studies help students develop career skills
9. High school students paper published in prestigious college math journal
10. At WPI, some students are learning its OK to peek
11. Iowa student engineers develop hand-held water sanitizer for a thirsty world
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Student innovation at Rensselaer holds key to safer remote detection of dangerous materials
(Date:11/5/2014)... de Janeiro, Brazil -Individuals show great diversity in their ... males and females greatly differ in their perceptual evaluation ... of smell tests. , Sex differences in ... behaviors and may be connected to one,s perception of ... emotions. Thus, women,s olfactory superiority has been suggested to ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... University School of Medicine announced today that it ... funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. ... Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; and Vice Chair of ... of Medicine will pursue an innovative global health ... to Assess Fetal Neurodevelopment.", Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... , November 4, 2014   ... vertical market growth   Fuel3D , a ... closed a funding round totaling $6.4 million (£4 million). This ... funding secured earlier this year and paves the way for ... 2015. The funding round was led by Chimera ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The female nose always knows: Do women have more olfactory neurons? 2Temple University School of Medicine receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant 2Fuel3D Secures $6.4 Million in Expansion Funding 2Fuel3D Secures $6.4 Million in Expansion Funding 3
... John Shelnutt and Yujiang Song have discovered a better way ... a new process that produces novel hollow platinum nanostructures. , ... issue of the German chemical journal Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. ... "hot paper" on the journal's web site. , Sandia ...
... and a common heavy metal are unable to obtain ... to a new study presented at The American Physiological ... showed how cadmium, a heavy metal, reduces the oyster's ... vulnerable during the summer when water temperatures rise. Half ...
... the University of Minnesota, Extension food scientist Joellen Feirtag ... activation system that disinfects, cleans food and wipes out ... not new, this system, developed by a team of ... solution that won't cause deterioration or off-flavors when sprayed ...
Cached Biology News:Sandia researchers discover way to see how a drug attaches to a cell 2Rising ocean temperatures, pollution have oysters in hot water 2Rising ocean temperatures, pollution have oysters in hot water 3Rising ocean temperatures, pollution have oysters in hot water 4
(Date:11/26/2014)... Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 ... invite the Baltimore and Washington D.C. science community ... research. , The event, sponsored by the Protein Society, ... in UMBC’s University Center, Room 312. Through discussion, ... functional and structural importance of proteins, their role in ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... PMG Research, Inc. announced today ... a network of sites that provide clinical research services to ... patient lives through its partnerships with large physician practices and ... site locations in the Southeastern United States and spans over ... board will be held by: Dr. Robert Holmes, ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 25, 2014 SonaCare Medical, a ... (HIFU) devices, recently participated in the American Urology ... 360° .” Key opinion leaders in urology presented ... to small renal masses while attendees had the ... technologies in hands-on labs. Attendees at the Los ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 25, 2014 Continuing its award-winning streak, ... three prestigious MarCom Awards for outstanding creative achievement by ... Platinum MarCom Award, the organization’s top honor, in the ... Louis held in April of this year. The event ... attendees. Additionally, Nerium was awarded a Gold MarCom Award ...
Breaking Biology Technology:PMG Research Names Medical Advisory Board 2PMG Research Names Medical Advisory Board 3SonaCare Medical Supports American Urology Association’s Small Renal Mass 360° Summit 2SonaCare Medical Supports American Urology Association’s Small Renal Mass 360° Summit 3Nerium International™ Wins One Platinum, Two Gold MarCom Awards 2
... ... ... Agricultural improvements will play a key role in tackling Africa’s crucial problems of hunger ... during the World Economic Forum on Africa. , , , , ,“Local infrastructure that ...
... May 6, 2010 Oramed,Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP), a developer ... Phase 2b non-FDA,clinical trial of its flagship oral insulin capsule, ORMD-0801. ... ... Africa evaluated responses of 29 Type 2 diabetes patients,to ORMD-0801. ...
... ... ... -- ProRepro today announced it has become an Autodesk authorized value-added reseller (VAR). ... California. ProRepro’s qualified staff demonstrates in-depth technical and industry knowledge and a commitment to ...
Cached Biology Technology:DuPont Leader: Agricultural Improvements Key to Meeting Growing Food, Water Needs in Africa 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Results in Phase 2b Trial of Oral Insulin Administration to Type 2 Diabetes Patients 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Results in Phase 2b Trial of Oral Insulin Administration to Type 2 Diabetes Patients 3ProRepro Becomes a Value-Added Reseller for Autodesk 2
... HM-4000 Multidizer is designed with a ... orbital, rotating - all in one unit. ... Two independently operating compartments allow for hybridization ... or motion , The upper chamber ...
... Jouan MSC series of Class II ... conditions and certification to the world's ... ensures that the cabinets cannot be ... Natural lighting, low noise and arm ...
... RC Sensitive Bio (for heat-labile and very ... respond to specific applications of molecular biology ... of heat-labile samples. The RC systems can ... traps and a wide selection of rotors ...
... HB-500 Minidizer is a personal desktop unit ideal ... space requirements. , Rotation speed set at ... to 80o C , Bottle capacity of ... or 15 ml conical ,plastic bottles , ...
Biology Products: