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New $18M facility catalyzes synthesis and novel study of 2D materials
World-class capabilities come to Penn State for the greater benefit of science
In the ‘America of science,’ diversity yields inspiring opportunities for mathematicians
Neuroscience is thriving—and mathematics, too—thanks to its embrace of multidisciplinary methods
Adaptation-triggering technique could radically alter agriculture
As climate and population challenge global food production, Penn State scientists devise a way to improve crop varieties through epigenetics
Trying to create unbreakable encryption using ancient equations
Anticipating the age of quantum computing, security experts scramble to create the ultimate mathematical cipher
Ultra-cold atoms chilled and trapped with light enable unimaginable discoveries
At temperatures colder than deep space, matter is made to perform quantum feats by a Penn State physicist