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INDIANAPOLIS -- A recent alumnus of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is giving $500,000 to establish a scholarship to help students finish their degrees. Kent Hawryluk earned a master's degree in biology from the...
Sep 7 2016
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Newly published research by Indiana University and IUPUI scientists finds that low relative humidity in the atmosphere is a significant, growing and often under-appreciated cause of plant stress in hot, dry weather conditions.Lixin Wang, assistant...
Sep 6 2016
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View more photos from the 2016 IUPUI School of Science Graduation Ceremony INDIANAPOLIS— The IUPUI School of Science awarded a record 765 degrees total during its commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 8. The graduating class of 2016 consists of...
Jul 8 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Researchers led by Lixin Wang, assistant professor of earth sciences in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, have identified critical information about the environmental variables and agronomic...
May 25 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The Duke Energy Foundation will present Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis' Center for Earth and Environmental Science with a $400,000 charitable grant May 6, enabling the center to double the number of students...
May 4 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- As fresh water becomes more scarce due to population growth and climate warming, both of which are projected to increase over the coming decades, ecohydrologist Lixin Wang of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University...
Apr 19 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $1.1 million to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to provide nanotechnology experiences for high school students and teachers in the Indianapolis...
Feb 17 2016
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Enhanced levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide are a likely key driver of global dryland greening, according to a paper published today in the journal Scientific Reports.The positive trend in vegetation greenness has been observed through satellite images...
Feb 12 2016
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Image Credit: CDC Click for full size image. Earth Sciences professor Gabriel Filippelli led a group of nearly two dozen climate scientists from Indiana's universities in penning a letter to Governor Mike Pence. The letter says that the Pence...
Oct 14 2015
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IUPUI professors have gone global. Faculty from the Department of Earth Sciences have been awarded several grants to research topics ranging from glacial deposits in Antarctica to arc magmatism in the North Pacific. The school has at least one team on...
Sep 29 2015