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Twins Offer Insights to Biometrics Community

Posted on | August 4, 2011 | No Comments

Photos of twins taken during twin researchTwinsburg, Ohio, is the site of the largest annual gathering of twins in the world. Open to all multiples — identical and fraternal twins, triplets, and quads, the event was developed for those who share this unique bond. >Read more

Newest Engineering Facility Receives LEED Gold Certification

Posted on | August 4, 2011 | No Comments

Stinson-RemickDedicated on Sept. 3, 2010, the Stinson-Remick Hall of Engineering has received an LEED Gold Certification from the United States Green Building Council. A 160,000-sq.-ft. engineering facility, Stinson-Remick Hall houses a nanotechnology research center, a 9,000-sq.-ft. semiconductor processing and device fabrication cleanroom, and an undergraduate interdisciplinary learning center. >Read more

ND Faculty Who Tracked Katrina Assisted in Oil Spill Forecasting

Posted on | August 4, 2011 | No Comments

taccSince the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion on April 20, 2010, Professor Joannes Westerink and Assistant Professor Andrew Kennedy have been participating in efforts to forecast the movement of the oil spill in and around coastal areas of the Gulf of Mexico. In fact, they received funding from the Department of Homeland Security and the National Science Foundation to apply their expertise to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, so they could provide information about the movement of the oil spill. >Read more