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UH research center adds renewable energy focus

UH research center adds renewable energy focus

November 13, 2014  |  Comments
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The U.S. Navy modified its contract with UH’s Applied Research Laboratory to add a new core technical competency in renewable energy.

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UH Pacific Business Center’s breadfruit project wins national economic development award

UH Pacific Business Center’s breadfruit project wins national economic development award

October 28, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A UH project to promote and expand breadfruit use in the Pacific won a top University Economic Development Association award.

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Food waste conversion the focus of new partnership

Food waste conversion the focus of new partnership

October 1, 2014  |  Comments
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CTAHR and ProtaCulture partnership aims to accelerate research in bioprocessing and conversion.

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$2.5 million Naval research contract examines power grid modernization

$2.5 million Naval research contract examines power grid modernization

September 15, 2014  |  1 Comment
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The $2.5 million Navy-UH Applied Research Laboratory research effort will focus on renewable energy opportunities.

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Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury

Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury

August 18, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A study led by UH Mānoa’s Peter Marko discovers that seafood mislabeling can disguise geographic origin, one of the most important factors in mercury levels.

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Navy expands investment at wave energy test site

Navy expands investment at wave energy test site

July 21, 2014  |  Comments
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The Applied Research Laboratory at UH and Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute receives $9m for testing and research of wave energy conversion devices.

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Christopher Lepczyk helps author roadmap on natural resources

Christopher Lepczyk helps author roadmap on natural resources

June 10, 2014  |  Comments
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Science, Education and Outreach Roadmap for Natural Resources reports that research, education and outreach are key to managing environmental issues.

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Research leads to sensor breakthrough, promises safer structures

Research leads to sensor breakthrough, promises safer structures

June 5, 2014  |  Comments
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David Ma and Hui Zhang have achieved an efficient method of harvesting mechanical energy to power autonomous sensor networks.

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UH partners on project to improve nuclear arms control technology

UH partners on project to improve nuclear arms control technology

May 6, 2014  |  Comments
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Milton Garces, of Hawaiʻi Institute for Geophysics and Planetology, will lead infrasound portion of program focused on improving the nation’s nuclear arms control technology.

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Researchers find corn yields more sensitive to drought, climate change

Researchers find corn yields more sensitive to drought, climate change

May 6, 2014  |  Comments
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The study, co-authored by UH Mānoa Associate Professor Michael Roberts, was published in May in the journal Science.

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