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Mon, 12/05/2016

The link to the article on Forbes is: http://www.forbes.com/sites/samlemonick/2016/12/05/a-weird-new-property-...

This work was also covered by MIT News...

Mon, 12/05/2016

The link to the segment is: http://www.sciencefriday.com/segments/no-nose-but-a-heck-of-a-sniffer/

The work was also featured on MIT News and on the MIT Homepage:

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Wed, 11/30/2016

SRG work on "Observation of extreme phase transition temperatures of water confined inside isolated carbon nanotubes", published in Nature Nanotechnology recently (http://www.nature.com/nnano/journal/vaop/...

Sun, 11/27/2016

Min Hao Wong won the oral presentation award from the Food, Pharmaceutical and Bioengineering Division (FPBE) of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) at the 2016 Annual Meeting held at San Francisco, CA in November 2016. Congratulations!

Sun, 11/27/2016

SRG work on developing an explosive-detecting spinach plant, recently published in the journal Nature Materials, was featured on Fox News. The segment featured Professor Strano, graduate student Tedrick Lew, and UROP Rosalie Sinclair. Congratulations! The link to the segment is:

Thu, 11/17/2016

Albert (Tianxiang) Liu bagged the 1st place in the AIChE 2016 Carbon Nanomaterials Graduate Student Award. Congratulations!

Thu, 11/10/2016

You can catch the BBC Radio 5 live Science program here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b081mrtf

The Naked Scientists Specials podcats can be listened to here: ...

Tue, 11/01/2016

By embedding spinach leaves with carbon nanotubes, SRG has transformed spinach plants into sensors that can detect explosives and wirelessly relay that information to a handheld device similar to a smartphone. This work, published in Nature Materials, has been highlighted by BBC, MIT News, and...

Fri, 05/13/2016

Jamila Smith-Dell, an Undergraduate Researcher (UROP) working with the Strano group was awarded the SuperUROP Award. Congratulations!