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Purdue-based startup scales up graphene production, develops biosensors and supercapacitors

An official of a materials technology and manufacturing startup based on a Purdue University innovation says his company is addressing the challenge of scaling graphene production for commercial applications.


Purdue expert showed Ebola can enter cells that line the trachea and lungs; says airborne transmission is not an impossibility

The idea of the Ebola virus becoming airborne is not far-fetched and its ability to enter cells that line the trachea and lungs has been shown under controlled laboratory conditions, a Purdue University virus expert says.


Students trust technology, but have concerns about privacy and robotics, poll shows

Purdue University students are optimistic about how technology will improve their lives but have concerns about privacy and the role of specific technologies, according to a poll.


IU, Purdue to begin discussions regarding future management of IPFW

Indiana University and Purdue University today announced that the two institutions would soon begin preliminary talks regarding the future management of their shared campus in Fort Wayne, which currently is managed by Purdue.


Owens mapping1Purdue mapping technology could help farmers better understand their soil's functionality

A Purdue University agronomist has developed soil-mapping technology that provides visual information about soil functionality and productivity, which could increase profitability for farmers and growers as they cultivate their crops.


Wang Hall exteriorPurdue, PRF to dedicate Wang Hall as engineering grows to meet demand

Purdue University on Friday (Sept. 19) will move forward to meet the nation's demand for more engineers while keeping down the cost of higher education through a building based on an innovative public/private partnership.


Me, my neuroprocessor, and I: Preparing for a hybrid world

Around 500 B.C, the Greek historian Herodotus documented the first recorded use of an artificial limb after encountering a man with a wooden foot. In 2014 a paraplegic man kicked off the World Cup soccer competition by using a mind-controlled exoskeleton.


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