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Connections between Graph Theory and Single-Chain Nanoparticle Morphologies, Sophia Colmenares, UG '24 (2277355)

Single-chain nanoparticles are intriguing materials inspired by proteins that consist of a single precursor polymer chain that has collapsed into a stable structure. In many prospective applications,…

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iGEM: Interkingdom Communication, Fatima Sarfraz, UG '26; Ja'nae Gordon, UG '26; Dania Khalid, UG '26; Parth Rana, UG '26; Fatima Sarfraz, UG '26; Sanjana Venkatesh, UG '26; Brian Park, UG '26; Maia Weatherly, UG '25; and Meryl Liu, UG '25 (3993888)

The Princeton iGEM team will be undertaking a project to rewire bacterial and mammalian cells to communicate with each other via protein secretion. Bacterial cells can secrete proteins that can enter…

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E-cadherin: Biological Glue to Improve Cell-Material Adhesion, Youn Kyoung (Elena) Cho, GS (2279756)

Biomedical devices that penetrate the skin, such as implants and vascular access devices, rely on a stable attachment between the tissue and material to prevent complications. If the adhesion fails…

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Exploring the Prospects and Challenges of a Novel n-Doped Organic Semiconductor, Colin Brown, UG '24 (2264872)

The use of organic semiconductors (OSCs), i.e, conductive polymers, has risen greatly over the last few decades, as scientists have taken advantage of their unique properties, including greater…

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Brun pixelated elastic materials

based on research published in Advanced Materials on May 22, 2022: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/adma.202109682

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Researchers Grow Artificial Hairs with Clever Physics Trick

A team of Princeton researchers found they could coat a liquid elastic on the outside of a disc and spin it to form useful, complex patterns. When spun just right, tiny spindles rise from the…

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Dean for Research Award for Distinguished Innovation: Honorary Lecture by Professor Robert K. Prud'homme

This session was part of Engage 2020, the new Princeton University innovation and entrepreneurship conference. During Engage 2020, Professor Robert Prud’homme delivered a lecture on his…

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COVID-19: Targeting Its Fatty Underbelly

Professor Cliff Brangwynne presented his group's research on a novel approach to targeting COVID-19 in a session highlighting Princeton's pandemic research and solutions. Brangwynne's…

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Celebrate Princeton Invention 2015 Mark Brynildsen

Mark Brynildsen, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering at Princeton University, and his team are harnessing the body's own immune system to build better antibiotics.

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