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Workshop on Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Lyophilization

October 23, 2018

Presented by ASTM International, NIIMBL and LyoHUB Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Indiana Manufacturing Institute, located in the Purdue Research Park (3975 N 100 W, West Lafayette, IN) This event is free and open to the public and includes lunch and snacks, but space is limited and registration by 10/10/18 (or until space fills) is required online at http://www.astm.org/E55WorkshopOct2018

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Amazon AWS Serverless Apps for Social Good -- Invitation to Participate

October 2, 2018

Hackathon: Build applications that contribute to the work of nonprofit organizations and the developer community using the Amazon Web Services (AWS) SAM. There are also bonus prizes for the best solution to combat human trafficking.

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$1.7 million SBIR grant fast-tracks faster bone fracture healing ... aims to reduce mortality and improve quality of life for aging population

September 20, 2018

A broken bone is challenging for anyone at any age, but for the elderly it can be life threatening. In fact, the Journal of Internal Medicine reported in 2017 that “one in three adults aged 50 and older die within 12 months” from fracture-related complications following a bone-breaking fall. Medicare alone paid $31 billion in hip fracture treatment in 2015.

$1.7 million SBIR grant fast-tracks faster bone fracture healing ... aims to reduce mortality and improve quality of life for aging population

Take Giant Leaps

September 20, 2018

150th Anniversary Take Giant Leaps Ideas Festival Calendar

Take Giant Leaps

Super cheap earth element to advance new battery tech to the industryv

September 19, 2018

Worldwide efforts to make sodium-ion batteries just as functional as lithium-ion batteries have long since controlled sodium’s tendency to explode, but not yet resolved how to prevent sodium-ions from “getting lost” during the first few times a battery charges and discharges. Now, Purdue University researchers made a sodium powder version that fixes this problem and holds a charge properly.

Super cheap earth element to advance new battery tech to the industryv

Super cheap earth element to advance new battery tech to the industry

September 19, 2018

Most of today's batteries are made up of rare lithium mined from the mountains of South America. If the world depletes this source, then battery production could stagnate.

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$1.7 million SBIR grant fast-tracks faster bone fracture healing ... aims to reduce mortality and improve quality of life for aging population

September 18, 2018

A broken bone is challenging for anyone at any age, but for the elderly it can be life threatening. In fact, the Journal of Internal Medicine reported in 2017 that “one in three adults aged 50 and older die within 12 months” from fracture-related complications following a bone-breaking fall. Medicare alone paid $31 billion in hip fracture treatment in 2015.

$1.7 million SBIR grant fast-tracks faster bone fracture healing ... aims to reduce mortality and improve quality of life for aging population

Amazon Alexa Skills Challenge: Tech for Good -- Invitation to Participate

September 17, 2018

Hackathon: Build Alexa skills that have a positive impact on the environment, your local community and the world.

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Discovery Park to host workshops for NSF 2026 Idea Machine Competiton

September 14, 2018

Discovery Park hosting workshops for NSF 2026 Idea Machine competition

Discovery Park to host workshops for NSF 2026 Idea Machine Competiton

Indiana CTSI Annual Meeting to Celebrate 10 Years, Focus on Gene Therapy Research

September 14, 2018

Faculty and staff researchers, students and the public are invited to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) at its 2018 Annual Meeting on Friday, September 14, at IUPUI in Indianapolis.

Indiana CTSI Annual Meeting to Celebrate 10 Years, Focus on Gene Therapy Research

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