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Up To Code

Thanks to Code Haven, a partnership between Yale undergrads and New Haven Public Schools, New Haven middle school students are catching the computing bug.

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Nanoscale Breakthrough

Researchers discover how to mold a coveted class of materials known as ordered phases at the nanoscale level.

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Brain-Like Computers

In a new Nature paper, researchers provide an overview of the computer’s long and ongoing road to achieving something akin to the thinking power of the brain.

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Pollution From Afar

Air pollutants from Canadian and Southeastern U.S. fires traveled hundreds of miles and several days to reach CT and NYC, where it caused significant increases in pollution concentrations.

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3D Printing to Help Tortured Bones

A Yale surgeon teams with the CEID for a modern approach to improving medical care.

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Faculty Spotlight
Corey S. O'Hern
Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science & Physics

Corey O'Hern's research includes statistical mechanics of nonequilibrium systems such as glasses and granular materials; elasticity theories for soft materials; and structural, mechanical, and dynamical properties of proteins including folding, unfolding, and aggregation. The O'Hern Group tackles a broad range of fundamental questions in soft matter and biological physics using a combination of theoretical and computational techniques.