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A. J. Drexel Plasma Institute Renamed the C. & J. Nyheim Plasma Institute

August 30, 2016

Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Plasma Institute was renamed the C. & J. Nyheim Plasma Institute in honor of a generous donation of John and Christel Nyheim, longtime Drexel supporters with a passion for science and discovery. The name change was made official in a June 6 ceremony.
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A Celebrated History of Drexel Olympians and Paralympians

August 10, 2016

Five Drexel Dragons have competed in those international games — with two of them acting as the official flag bearers for their country during the opening ceremonies. Four of these athletes competed when they attending Drexel and all five are from the College of Engineering.
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Making a Solar Energy Conversion Breakthrough With Help From a Ferroelectrics Pioneer

August 08, 2016

Designers of solar cells may soon be setting their sights higher, as a discovery by a team of researchers has revealed a class of materials that could be better at converting sunlight into energy than those currently being used in solar arrays.
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Spotlight on Research

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The U.S. Department of Defense has tapped Drexel University as a key leader in the creation of a $75 million national research institute that will support American textile manufacturers in bringing sophisticated new materials and textiles to the marketplace.

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