July 13, 2017

Andrew Millis To Receive Hamburg Prize for Theoretical Physics

Columbia University physics professor Andrew Millis has been named the 2017 recipient of the Hamburg Prize for Theoretical Physics for his groundbreaking research on the electronic properties of correlated materials.
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June 28, 2017

Researchers Develop Yeast-Based Tool for Worldwide Pathogen Detection

Columbia University researchers have developed a tool that is likely to revolutionize the way we detect and treat pathogens in everything from human health to agriculture to water.
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June 28, 2017

New Research Shows a Decline in Plant Diversity Could Affect Entire Ecosystems

New findings by Columbia researchers are among the first to show that a decline in biodiversity may also play a role in plants flowering earlier every year, magnifying the impact of climate change not just when plants flower, but on entire ecosystems.
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June 12, 2017

Event Kicks Off New Era of Science in Space

A wide range of people gathered at Columbia University recently for the first conference on a burgeoning approach to science in space: conducting that research in collaboration with the private space industry.
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May 4, 2017

Rock Samples Indicate Water is Key Ingredient for Crust Formation

New findings from scientists from The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences and Columbia University add evidence to one side of a long-standing debate on how magma from the Earth’s mantle cools to form the lower layers of crust.
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