Tag: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology

Photos: We love our UH grads!

Photos: We love our UH grads!

May 18, 2016  |  Comments
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Photo gallery featuring University of Hawaiʻi spring 2016 commencement ceremonies held systemwide.

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Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research awarded

Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research awarded

May 16, 2016  |  Comments
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The 2016 Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research was awarded to Brian W. Bowen, Loïc Le Marchand and Kristin Pauker.

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Probability of Aleutians mega-earthquake estimated

Probability of Aleutians mega-earthquake estimated

May 13, 2016  |  Comments
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Researchers estimate the probability of a magnitude 9+ earthquake in the Aleutian Islands—an event with sufficient power to create a mega-tsunami especially threatening to Hawaiʻi.

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Whitlow Au awarded gold medal by Acoustical Society of America

Whitlow Au awarded gold medal by Acoustical Society of America

May 3, 2016  |  Comments
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Whitlow W. L. Au has been named recipient of the gold medal of the Acoustical Society of America for contributions to understanding underwater biosonar.

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Jellyfish researcher Angel Yanagihara chosen as a Fulbright Specialist

Jellyfish researcher Angel Yanagihara chosen as a Fulbright Specialist

April 28, 2016  |  Comments
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Angel Yanagihara will take her expertise to Ireland to help fight effects of jellyfish blooms.

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Protecting diversity on coral reefs: DNA may hold the key

Protecting diversity on coral reefs: DNA may hold the key

April 27, 2016  |  Comments
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Researchers find that large areas of intact coral reef, not disturbed by humans or climate change, harbor the greatest amount of genetic diversity

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Findings of independent investigation into lab accident expected in May

Findings of independent investigation into lab accident expected in May

April 27, 2016  |  1 Comment
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The independent investigation into the March 16, 2016 explosion in a UH Mānoa laboratory is now expected to be complete in mid to late May.

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Coral toolkit allows floating larvae to transform into reef skeletons

Coral toolkit allows floating larvae to transform into reef skeletons

April 27, 2016  |  Comments
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Researchers identified key and novel components of the molecular “toolkit” that allow corals to build their skeletons and described when these components are used.

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Microbial takeover on coral reefs?

Microbial takeover on coral reefs?

April 25, 2016  |  Comments
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New study co-authored by UH Mānoa assistant professor Craig Nelson explores how microbialization destroys links in delicate marine food chain.

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Investigation continues into lab explosion at UH

Investigation continues into lab explosion at UH

April 18, 2016  |  1 Comment
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Honolulu Fire Department report on investigation into the March 16 explosion in the Mānoa POST building released.

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