Monthly Archives: August 2015

Biopsies Without Knives

Irene Georgakoudi

Irene Georgakoudi, associate professor of biomedical engineering at Tufts University is researching methods “to diagnose cancer at a cellular level, well before it grows into a visible lesion or tumor.”, shares TuftsNow“Although her techniques aren’t yet ready for clinical use, Georgakoudi is hopeful they could make a dramatic impact on the way cancers are identified—turning a dreaded disease into something that can be managed and treated before it spirals out of control.”

Vogel Wins AGU Water Resources Research Editors’ Choice Award

Richard M. Vogel

Professor Rich Vogel’s paper “A risk-based approach to flood management decisions in a nonstationary world” was selected for an Editors’ Choice Award by the Water Resources Research journal. The award will be formally presented at the Hydrologic Sciences Luncheon of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) fall meeting in December 2015.