Tag: Research

Electricity Providers Must Plan for Power Demand Surges During Extreme Weather Conditions, Says New Research

Electricity Providers Must Plan for Power Demand Surges During Extreme Weather Conditions, Says New Research

Power companies have a longstanding strategy to meet demands on hot summer days, but should also prepare for extreme cold weather.

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Student’s Forensic Science Research in DNA Analysis Could Help Speed Up the Process of Solving Crimes

Student’s Forensic Science Research in DNA Analysis Could Help Speed Up the Process of Solving Crimes

Nidhi Sheth, a National Institute of Justice grant recipient, will be able to attend forensic science conferences to present her work, and collaborate with other researchers.

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Researchers Study Virus Evolution Trends Relevant for COVID-19 and Other Pandemics

Researchers Study Virus Evolution Trends Relevant for COVID-19 and Other Pandemics

Scholars are studying the RNA genome of the coronavirus behind COVID-19 and trying to anticipate how to combat its mutations in the future.

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Researcher Developing a Tool to Gauge How Mobility Spreads a Pandemic

Researcher Developing a Tool to Gauge How Mobility Spreads a Pandemic

Benedetto Piccoli is working to create a tool to help policymakers assess the impacts of different social distancing levels and travel restrictions.

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Researchers Study Obstacles that Women With Mental Health Conditions Face in Getting Mammograms

Researchers Study Obstacles that Women With Mental Health Conditions Face in Getting Mammograms

Women with severe mental illness are 30% less likely to get a mammography.

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