Leevy receives 1st Source Bank Commercialization Award

Author: William G. Gilroy

W. Matthew Leevy, research assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and director of In Vivo (biological) Imaging within Notre Dame’s Integrated Imaging Facility, has been named recipient of the 1st Source Bank Commercialization Award celebrating research that has made it to the marketplace. Read More

Nitesh Chawla receives 2014 Ganey Award

Author: John Guimond

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Nitesh Chawla, Frank Freimann Collegiate Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and director of the University’s Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science and Applications, is the recipient of the 2014 Rodney F. Ganey, Ph.D., Faculty Community-Based Research Award, which is given annually by the Notre Dame Center for Social Concerns. Read More

David Balkin joins NDnano as managing director

Author: Nina Welding

David Balkin has joined Notre Dame’s Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano) as its new managing director. As a member of the NDnano executive committee, he will oversee the financial, strategic planning, public relations and day-to-day activities of the center. Read More

Peter Woo named recipient of Indiana Campus Compact student community commitment award

Author: John Guimond

Senior Peter Woo, a Hesburgh-Yusko Scholar and a finance and philosophy major with a minor in Chinese, has been named the recipient of the Indiana Campus Compact 2014 Richard J. Wood Student Community Commitment Award. The annual award recognizes the efforts of students from Indiana colleges and universities for the impact they have in their communities and on the citizens of the state. Read More

Notre Dame scientists develop largest developmental proteomic data set for any animal

Author: Gene Stowe and Marissa Gebhard


Now that the human genome is sequenced, Notre Dame researchers are focusing on the study of the proteome, which is the protein content of an organism, tissue or cell. Bioanalytical chemist Norman Dovichi and molecular biologist Paul Huber have successfully tracked the changing patterns of protein expression during early development of Xenopus laevis, or African clawed frog, embryos. Read More

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