HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Computer memory, MRI technology benefit from student research at UH

HOUSTON, Jan. 28, 2005 Furthering research in computer memory storage devices, magnetic resonance imaging technology and advanced electronics, University of Houston students in science and engineering showcased their original research in a recent campus competition.

Three UH graduate students won top honors and prize money at the biannual UH Texas Center for Superconductivity and Advanced Materials (TcSAM) Student Symposium. The symposium series highlights the original research efforts of undergraduate and graduate students working in TcSAM, which is a NASA Research Partnership Center located on the UH campus. It is the largest multidisciplinary university superconductivity and related materials research effort in the United States.

Ten students competed, each giving a 15-minute presentation, followed by a brief question and answer period. A faculty panel judged each presenter on originality and quality of research, quality of presentation and skillful use of visual aids.

"The symposium provides an opportunity for TcSAM students to hone their presentation skills and highlight their hard work and research results to an audience of their peers and mentors," said Alex Ignatiev, director of TcSAM and professor of physics, chemistry and electrical and computer engineering. "Successfully communicating your research to the public and your colleagues is an important step in developing as a scientist."

The winners included two students from the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and one student from the Cullen College of Engineering. First place and $200 went to Clarina R. de la Cruz, a graduate student in physics; second place and $100 went to Chong Wang, also a graduate student in physics; and third place and $50 went to Lian Xue, a graduate student in electrical engineering.

"The work I presented contributes to the understanding of the magnetodielectric effect that has potential technological applications in
'"/>

Contact: Lisa Merkl
lkmerkl@uh.edu
713-743-8192
University of Houston
28-Jan-2005


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Computerized order entry systems can increase risk of medication errors
2. Computer model being developed at Stanford may help surgeons better predict patient outcomes
3. Computer program helps doctors diagnose lung cancer
4. Computer simulation shows how fibrils form
5. Computer reads heart condition from X-ray images
6. Computer assisted standing orders improve adult immunization rates
7. Computerized orders effective in increasing administration of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines
8. Computer system makes chain of health care stronger, safer
9. Computer prescribing systems risk patient safety
10. Computerized prescriber order entry systems may have limited impact on patient harm
11. Computer modeling fibrillation in the canine heart

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/28/2020)... ... May 28, 2020 , ... Today the National Kidney ... Donors can now be reimbursed for lost wages and travel/lodging costs for any ... Shield protections include lost wage reimbursement for donation, travel & lodging reimbursement for ...
(Date:5/27/2020)... , ... May 27, 2020 , ... The podiatrists and ... and Howell Michigan, Fowlerville Michigan , and Ann Arbor Michigan. Dr. Tomasz ... high-risk patients within the clinic and at the hospital. We have been seeing patients ...
(Date:5/26/2020)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, ... ... a previously unknown mechanism through which certain infections can impact the brain ... (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections) and PANS (Pediatric Acute-onset ...
(Date:5/26/2020)... ... ... Sex educator, activist, humanitarian, and Wicked Pictures star jessica drake ... AASECT Audio Visual Award for jessica drake's Guide to Wicked Sex: Senior Sex. The ... non-actors in its demonstrations and narratives and was produced and distributed by Wicked Pictures. ...
(Date:5/21/2020)... ... May 21, 2020 , ... ... Clinical Research, CenterWatch eLearning , https://www.centerwatch.com/products/category/2764-elearning/product/472-the-crc-trainer , Wherever one falls ... Companion to the CRC’s Guide to Coordinating Clinical Research provides the perfect ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/30/2020)... NEW YORK (PRWEB) , ... May 30, 2020 ... ... the world are dealing with a host of new issues related to COVID-19. ... discuss some tips to help expectant moms support their pregnancy and postpartum. ...
(Date:5/28/2020)... Ill. (PRWEB) , ... May 28, 2020 , ... ... telehealth and remote patient-care products led M&S Technologies, leader and innovator in essential ... introduction of M&S Technologies ’ web-based Vision Testing has been released and ...
(Date:5/27/2020)... ... May 27, 2020 , ... ... Jeffrey Taub , a biomedical engineer with more than 25 years of experience ... joined the firm as an Expert Consultant. His expertise includes quality assurance, including ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
Cached News: