Peter Iglinski

Peter Iglinski is the press officer for science and public media. He covers biology, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, chemistry, mathematics, and earth & environmental sciences.

rss feed Twitter

Peter Iglinski's Latest Posts

Friedman Honored in Beijing

July 2, 2013

Eby Friedman, Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was honored for a career of consistent, exceptional, and original technical contributions in circuits and electrical systems.

Continue Reading

Chemist Wins Young Scientist Award

Chemist Wins Young Scientist Award

June 26, 2013

The Blavatnik Awards acknowledge the excellence of noteworthy scientists age 42 or younger who work in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut.

Continue Reading

Naked Mole Rats Cancer-resistant Chemical ID’d

Naked Mole Rats Cancer-resistant Chemical ID’d

June 19, 2013

The biologists’ focus on high molecular weight hyaluronan (HMW-HA) began after they noticed that a gooey substance in the naked mole rat culture was clogging the vacuum pumps and tubing.

Continue Reading

Lemonade Sweetens Fight Vs. Kids’ Cancer

Lemonade Sweetens Fight Vs. Kids’ Cancer

June 4, 2013

Researchers put down their beakers and syringes in favor of pitchers of lemonade—in the spirit of the little girl who made it all possible.

Continue Reading

Associate VP for Research Appointed

Associate VP for Research Appointed

May 16, 2013

Richard Waugh, chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been appointed to the newly-created position of associate vice president for research.

Continue Reading

Student Team Wins an International da Vinci Award

Student Team Wins an International da Vinci Award

April 12, 2013

The five engineering students developed the MonoMano Cycling Control System, which enables riders to steer, brake, and shift gears on a recumbent tricycle with one hand.

Continue Reading

Student Innovators are Finalists for International da Vinci Award

Student Innovators are Finalists for International da Vinci Award

April 4, 2013

With the MonoMano system, a rider can steer, brake, and shift gears on a recumbent tricycle with one hand.

Continue Reading

EVENT: Symposium to Address 21st Century Energy Issues

March 12, 2013

The symposium is sponsored by the Energy Research Initiative (ERI), founded in 2008 to coordinate energy-related research and educational activities at the University.

Continue Reading

Superbugs May Have a Soft Spot

Superbugs May Have a Soft Spot

February 28, 2013

Researchers have identified a weakness in at least one antibiotic-resistant superbug that scientists may be able to medically exploit.

Continue Reading

Technology Transfer Leader Named

February 6, 2013

The Office of Technology Transfer is responsible for protecting the University’s intellectual property, and aiding the commercialization of technologies.

Continue Reading

Optimization WordPress Plugins & Solutions by W3 EDGE