News Flash: A new method is under study to regenerate lost heart muscle tissue due to heart-attacks. This utilizes a scaffold on Carbon Nanotubes. Combined with STEM cells, new heart muscle can be grown. See the article "A Nanotube Patch to Help Heal the Heart"
From the desk of Nader Vadiee
1 - The alliance for Minority Participation (AMP) program, Chemical Engineering Department, and the School of Engineering at NMSU, Las Cruces ,hosted SIPI Argonne-BIA Bio-fuel team , on Friday April 1, 2011. Two of our SIPI team members will apply to spend the summer with NMSU Renewable Energy-Bio-fuel project team under the SOCCR summer program.
2 - Congratulations are in order. Noah Billie is going to be working on space suits this summer, at the NASA Johnson Space center. This is a really fortunate match. There aren't many internships from the space suit branch, they are highly desirable, and Noah has gotten one.