- Friday, Aug 27, 2021
- Wednesday, Aug 25, 2021
NSF-funded Innovation Corps (I-Corps) hub, formed with partners Rutgers and the University of Delaware plus affiliate universities throughout the region, will broaden diversity in entrepreneurship and cultivate startups that are based on academic research.
- Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021
When Alexander Ploss’ team discovered a compound that blocks the cancer-causing hepatitis B virus in lab experiments, the Princeton associate professor of molecular biology immediately grasped the potential benefit for society. He also knew that laboratory findings typically require additional research before they are ready for testing in patients.
- Friday, Aug 6, 2021
Worley, a global provider of engineering, procurement and construction services, and new member of Princeton E-ffiliates Partnership, released a thought leadership paper on Monday in collaboration with the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment’s Chris Greig, the Theodora D. ’78 & William H. Walton III ’74 Senior Research Scientist.
- Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021
The triple-digit temperatures sweeping across the country this summer go far beyond routine weather fluctuations. Indeed, June 2021 was the hottest June in the history of national weather records, and by the end of July, fully 40% of the nation was experiencing drought, which contributed to a western wildfire season whose smoke reached from coast to coast. The soaring temperatures and raging fires, say experts, point inexorably to the impact of human-caused global climate change.
- Friday, Aug 6, 2021
On July 27, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) named cancer therapeutics and Princeton spin-out company Kayothera Inc. winner of its 2021 Start-up Stadium competition. The company was selected as the winner from 16 finalist companies who were judged on the strength of their commercially viable cutting-edge technologies and therapeutic solutions.
- Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021
Princeton University is the home of a new branch of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, an international community of distinguished scientists dedicated to preventing and controlling cancer.
- Thursday, Jul 29, 2021
Electrical engineer Gmachl to serve as interim director
Lynn Loo, director of the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, is stepping down to become the first chief executive officer of the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation. The newly founded organization is based in Singapore.
Loo is also the Theodora D. ’78 and William H. Walton III ’74 Professor in Engineering and professor of chemical and biological engineering. She will take a two-year leave from Princeton University to fulfill her new role, effective August 1, 2021.
- Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021
Technology nurtured by early funding through Princeton collaborations with New Jersey Health Foundation and NJACTS
- Tuesday, Jul 27, 2021
Two Princeton graduate students, Micah Burton and Lisset Duran, have been awarded Gilliam Fellowships from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. These fellowships are awarded to graduate students conducting outstanding research in their respective fields, and their advisers, who are dedicated to creating a more inclusive academic environment through their mentorship.