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Ozark Biomedical Initiative Research Symposium to be held Aug. 18

Tue, 07 Aug 2018

Researchers from Missouri S&T and Phelps County Regional Medical Center (PCRMC) will present their research at an annual symposium hosted by the Ozark Biomedical Initiative (OBI) on Saturday, [...]

Missouri S&T researcher finds another good reason to trust your gut — and your ear

Mon, 16 Jul 2018

Within seconds, we make personal choices daily, such as what clothes to wear or what music to play in the car on the way to work. A cognitive neuroscientist at Missouri University of Science and [...]

Researchers mimic Legos for molecular building blocks, earn $411,000 NSF grant

Thu, 28 Jun 2018

Scientists at Missouri S&T are drawing inspiration from toy building blocks to create fixed molecular units used to accelerate the material discovery process known as rational design. They’ll use [...]

Dr. Yinfa Ma, distinguished chemistry professor, retires from Missouri S&T

Tue, 26 Jun 2018

“Fortunate” was the single word Dr. Yinfa Ma used to describe his life during a June 22 retirement celebration held in his honor at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Not always bad—MXenes’ spontaneous oxidation harnessed to create 2-D nanocomposites

Tue, 19 Jun 2018

Researchers at Missouri S&T have discovered a new way to harness the potential of a type of spontaneously oxidized MXene thin films, to create nanocomposites that could sense both light and the [...]

Missouri S&T students to launch rocket in New Mexico

Fri, 15 Jun 2018

A group of students from Missouri University of Science and Technology will launch a rocket 30,000 feet into the air over Las Cruces, New Mexico, this month as a part of the Spaceport America Cup.

Missouri S&T’s Formula Car team to race in Nebraska

Fri, 15 Jun 2018

A team of Missouri University of Science and Technology students will race its Formula 1-style racecar against other universities at the Lincoln Airpark as part of the Formula SAE-Lincoln competition.

S&T invites the public to a community-wide discussion on gene editing

Fri, 08 Jun 2018

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s biological sciences department will host a public forum, “Editing our Evolution: Rewriting the Human Genome,” from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, [...]

In Nature Materials paper, researchers describe new method to boost electron mobility, conductivity

Mon, 04 Jun 2018

Two Missouri S&T chemistry researchers are part of an international team that has designed a new metal-organic framework that exhibits dramatic improvements in electron mobility, which could lead [...]

S&T physics major and robotics volunteer puts kids’ STEM experiences first

Tue, 22 May 2018

Joey Franz, a junior in physics at Missouri S&T with an emphasis in secondary education, combines his passions for physics and working with kids through volunteering as a high school robotics [...]