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Tiny Tools Give New Meaning To 'Cutting Edge'
...an precision medical tools,but Amit Lal's research creations
could give surgeons an incomparable new edgein medicine. Lal, an electrical and computer engineer with the University ofWisconsin-Madison, has created a new class of medical cutting tools etched fromwafers of silicon, using some of the same lithograp...
Rice student wins award for revolutionary MRI research
...ctiveness as a contrast agent. One of Sitharaman's creations
is a buckyball encasing a single atom of gadolinium. More recently, he has discovered a method of encasing as many as 100 atoms of the metal inside a short length of carbon nanotube. The resulting "gadonanotubes" are 100 times more effective as contr...