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Grad student aims to build a better battery

Grad student aims to build a better battery

Published Dec 3, 2018

Marc Francis Hidalgo works with the NorthEast Center for Chemical Energy Storage, where he studies a compound that allows batteries to double their energy capacity. Read more

Chemist named to national academy

Chemist named to national academy

Published Feb 9, 2018

Binghamton researcher M. Stanley Whittingham was elected to the National Academy of Engineering for pioneering contributions to battery technologies. Read more

Cancer drug research gets boost

Cancer drug research gets boost

Published Nov 16, 2017

Binghamton's Susan Bane has an idea about how to target cancer without affecting healthy cells. A new technology accelerator grant will help to advance her research. Read more

‘Science Studio’ features lithium batteries discussion

‘Science Studio’ features lithium batteries discussion

Published Dec 10, 2015

Binghamton chemist M. Stanley Whittingham speaks with KTEP’s Science Studio about why lithium batteries are so efficient and why they are sometimes subject to rupture, overheating or even exploding. Read more

Biochemist seeks new way to fight cancer

Biochemist seeks new way to fight cancer

Published Aug 31, 2015

Binghamton biochemist Brian Callahan has discovered a new way to fight cancer, one that attacks only the cancer cells and promises fewer side effects. Read more

Chemist seeks new understanding of RNA

Chemist seeks new understanding of RNA

Published Mar 12, 2015

Chemist Eriks Rozners conducts fundamental research into the chemistry and biochemistry of nucleic acids. Read more

Nanotech process makes heat-resistant dyes

Nanotech process makes heat-resistant dyes

Published Oct 2, 2014

Optical dyes that are both inexpensive and heat-resistant are about to hit the market, thanks to researchers at Binghamton University. Read more