Thursday, December 16, 2010

Groundbreaking Research

URI researchers were making big news sharing their critical research at one of the largest scientific conferences in the world, the American Geophysical Union' fall meeting. For example, Assistant Professor Katherine Kelley's research resolving the debate among geologists about the availability of oxygen in the Earth's mantle was included in U.S. News and World Reports, Our Amazing Planet, Sify News, and Earthtoday, while Assistant Professor Brian Savage's improved seismic model for monitoring possible nuclear explosions worldwide received the attention of Homeland Security News, Science Daily, R &D Magazine, Daily India, and others.