University of Rochester scientist David Williams has been named the 2015 recipient of the Beckman-Argyros Award in Vision Research.
Professor David Williams, an expert on human vision, pioneered the use of adaptive optics technologies for vision applications.
A small company started by a neuroscientist at the University of Rochester has moved closer to providing doctors with a simple, computer-based tool to help detect early signs of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.
The venues range from Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre to private homes. “We are always talking about Rochester having these very secret wonders that happen,” says Barbara Jones.
Researchers say that sleeping on your side is best when it comes to your brain’s nighttime processes for clearing out waste and harmful chemicals.
To probe the origin of Earth’s magnetism, a team led by John Tarduno retrieved rock samples from the Jack Hills in Western Australia – home to some of the oldest rocks on the planet.