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David D. Chen awarded NSERC Fellowship for Earth Remote Sensing

The bulk of Chen's current research centers on the detection and mitigation of radio frequency interference with microwave radiometers.|Short Read
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‘Perfect black’ coating can render a 3D object flat, raises intriguing dark veil possibility in astronomy

The carbon nanotube carpet is about half the thickness of a sheet of paper and absorbs 99.9 percent of the light that hits it.|Medium Read
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Iverson Bell awarded NSF Fellowship for Research in Space Propulsion

Bell is investigating how to use an electrodynamic, propellantless propulsion concept to push against the Earth's magnetic field in order to maneuver satellites and counteract drag.|Short Read
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Chris Berry awarded Michigan Space Grant Consortium Fellowship

Berry is designing an emitter to operate as a light-weight, local oscillator for a terahertz spectroscopy system suitable for use in space.|Short Read
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Kamal Sarabandi honored with 2011 IEEE Judith A. Resnik Award

Sarabandi's research encompasses a range of topics in the area of applied electromagnetics, and has been principal investigator on NASA projects related to remote sensing. |Short Read
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Soil moisture study aims for climate change insights

Moghaddam will oversee the design and fabrication of the AirMOSS instrument, a high-powered, low-frequency radar that NASA/JPL collaborators will build for the project.|Short Read
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Ruzbeh Akbar receives NASA Fellowship for SMAP Mission Research

SMAP is a satellite mission for mapping surface soil moisture and freeze/thaw states for the purpose of scientific advances and societal benefits.|Short Read

Anne Itsuno awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Itsuno is currently focused on simulating very long wavelength infrared detectors with potential space applications.|Short Read
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Michael Benson receives NASA Fellowship

For his research, Benson plans to utilize SAR in order to estimate variable vegetated parameters and monitor the planet's crustal movement.|Short Read
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David Anderson: Making the connection

“I’ve always been involved in auditory neurophysiology, that’s the thread throughout my career,” said Anderson.|Medium Read
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Tony England: From space to Earth and back

“All science and engineering is a physical experience," said England. "It’s an adventure.”|Medium Read