David Botstein, the Anthony B. Evnin ’62 Professor of Genomics, and his research team have developed a new system to activate single genes, making it easier for researchers to identify the function of individual genes and explore how genes work together.
Expensive and rare, platinum is a crucial industrial catalyst. During the manufacture of consumer goods, miniscule amounts of platinum become trapped in consumer products, costing industry millions of dollars a year. But Paul Chirik, Princeton’s Edwards S.
The 2007 collapse of the Interstate Highway 35W bridge over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis spurred Princeton engineers Branko Glišić and Naveem Verma to develop a low-cost yet accurat
As smartphones grow in popularity, Princeton computer science professor Margaret Martonosi and her collaborators are exploring novel ways to apply the devices’ information gathering and sharing abilities to real-world problems.
Vorbeck Materials, a company founded with technology licensed from Princeton, is leading the way in the manufacture and applications of graphene, a carbon-based nanomaterial.