Tag: College of Natural Sciences

Jute fiber genomes could help improve production of natural fiber

Jute fiber genomes could help improve production of natural fiber

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The research will be used to improve the plants’ traits, such as fiber quality, yield, disease resistance and salinity tolerance.

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Alice Ball scholarship honors pioneering chemist in fight against Hansen’s disease

Alice Ball scholarship honors pioneering chemist in fight against Hansen’s disease

February 23, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The Alice Ball scholarship provides support for College of Natural Sciences students.

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UH Mānoa receives top international ranking for earth and environmental sciences

UH Mānoa receives top international ranking for earth and environmental sciences

February 11, 2017  |  2 Comments
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Research in ocean and marine sciences along with geology, geophysics and mineral physics and climate sciences contributed to the Nature Index ranking.

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Milestone in innovative Life Sciences building project

Milestone in innovative Life Sciences building project

January 9, 2017  |  3 Comments
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Layton Construction Company and Group 70 International selected for the design and construction of the Life Science building on the Mānoa campus.

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Cosmic-ray antiparticle experiment selected for NASA grant

Cosmic-ray antiparticle experiment selected for NASA grant

December 16, 2016

Assistant Professor Philip von Doetinchem is part of a team working on designing the next-generation cosmic-ray balloon antiparticle experiment.

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Genome sequence of a new bacteria species published by UH Mānoa undergraduates

Genome sequence of a new bacteria species published by UH Mānoa undergraduates

December 13, 2016  |  Comments
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Yen Nguyen, Jessica Thawley and Alex Lee discover and characterize the second species in the genus Piscirickettsia.

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Space station high-energy physics experiment results

Space station high-energy physics experiment results

December 8, 2016  |  Comments
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The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, which includes UH Mānoa faculty members and students, presented their results from the first five years of experiments on the International Space Station.

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Aloysius Helminck appointed UH Manoa College of Natural Sciences dean

Aloysius Helminck appointed UH Manoa College of Natural Sciences dean

December 2, 2016  |  3 Comments
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Aloysius Helminck started his new role as College of Natural Sciences dean on December 1, 2016.

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Coarsey and Zarate-Ramirez join the UH Foundation team

Coarsey and Zarate-Ramirez join the UH Foundation team

October 18, 2016  |  Comments
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The new directors of development will promote UH West Oʻahu and Mānoa through communication, networking and fundraising while broadening philanthropic support.

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Bringing math and science to the children of the Institute for Human Services

Bringing math and science to the children of the Institute for Human Services

October 4, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Monique Chyba, students and volunteers create STEM events and activities for the kids at the Institute for Human Services.

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