Measuring the tiny forces acting on cells, Subra Suresh believes, could produce fresh understanding of diseases.
Leading the development of a privacy-protecting online ID system, Scott Cantor is hoping for a safer Internet.
Kelvin Lim is using a new brain-imaging method to understand schizophrenia.
Hoping to resolve the embryonic-stem-cell debate, Markus Grompe envisions a more ethical way to derive the cells.
To avoid future wireless traffic jams, Heather “Haitao” Zheng is finding ways to exploit unused radio spectrum.
Alexander Olek has developed tests to detect cancer early by measuring its subtle DNA changes.
James Baker designs nanoparticles to guide drugs directly into cancer cells, which could lead to far safer treatments.
How to conquer cognitive decline, one game at a time.
By fine-tuning its software and hardware, IBM has boosted the speed of a supercomputer by nearly 600 percent.
New biosensors could provide an inexpensive and portable way to detect everything from drugs to signs of cancer.