AMHERST, Mass. – Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have discovered a tiny biological structure that is highly electrically conductive. This breakthrough helps describe how microorganisms can clean up groundwater and produce electricity from renewable resources. It may also have applications in the emerging field of nanotechnology, which develops advanced materials and devices in extremely small dimensions.
AMHERST, Mass. - Patrick Archbald, deputy chief of the University of Massachusetts Amherst Police Department, was among the 249 law enforcement officers graduating from the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia, this month. The 221st session of the national academy consisted of participants from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, 24 countries, three military organizations and four federal civilian organizations.
AMHERST, Mass. - Two researchers from the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have received $30,000 in technology commercialization grants from the Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center (MTTC).