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thumbnail Researchers Developing Technology To Improve Offshore Wind Safety
From left: Mechanical engineering professors Dr. Todd Griffith, Dr. Mario Rotea and Dr. Jie Zhang are working to develop remote-monitoring technology for offshore wind farms as part of a federal initiative funded through the Ocean Energy Safety Institute. Deepwater divers who monitor and maintain underwater transmission lines and cables for offshore wind turbines face hazards [...]


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thumbnail New Findings Reveal Clearer Picture of Expanding Universe
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument has made the largest 3D map of the universe to date. Earth is at the center of this thin slice of the full map. The magnified section highlights the underlying structure of matter in the universe. Credit: Claire Lamman/DESI collaboration; custom colormap package by cmastro. An astrophysicist from The University [...]


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thumbnail Space Scientists’ New Sensors Shine Spotlight on Sun-Earth Studies
From left: Isaac Wright BS’22, Dr. Fabiano Rodrigues and Josemaría Gómez Sócola are studying the Earth’s upper atmosphere with ionospheric scintillation monitors, or ScintPi sensors. On April 8, the researchers will use the sensors to learn more about the effects of eclipses on the ionosphere. Small, low-cost sensors developed by space scientists at The University [...]


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