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Oct 16 2017 | Stanford News | Posted In: Awards, Faculty, In the News
By Chris Bliss Provost Persis Drell announced Thursday that eight faculty members have been appointed or reappointed Bass University Fellows. The Bass University Fellows in Undergraduate Education Program recognizes faculty, including faculty from the graduate and professional schools, for their...
Oct 3 2017 | Posted In: Announcements, Staff, Students
To help strengthen writing within and across STS, and to raise its profile in the program, we have a special position in STS to help students, TAs, and faculty with the writing undertaken in the various courses and in the Honors Program. Kevin DiPirro is the Writing Specialist for STS. During...
Sep 6 2017 | Stanford FSI | Posted In: Faculty
There is no denying that nuclear war would have a huge impact on the environment. Though daily headlines worry about the safety of nations and citizens, little has been said about the impact on climate change. In Part Two of our series on the consequences of nuclear war, science and technology...
Aug 30 2017 | Bloomberg | Posted In: In the News, Students
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Aug 15 2017 | Courthouse News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
BY MATTHEW RENDA SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Google’s semi-secret research and development wing has been toying with how to store energy generated by renewable sources like solar and wind. Alphabet X wants to use the work of Stanford physics professor Robert Laughlin, who developed an idea that energy...

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