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Articles by Kaan Sayin (6)

Ellie Pavlick is principal investigator of the two projects that aim to improve computer searching and language acquisition.

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Brown computer science grants will fund two new projects

February 28, 2020 0 comments

In today’s world, people turn to their phones and computers in search of information, expecting relevant results at the click of a button. Computers use their ability to recognize language to return personalized results to users in seconds.

The conference featured keynote speaker Kimberly Arcand, visualization and emerging technology lead for NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory.

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Annual Space Horizons conference convenes

February 11, 2020 0 comments

This past weekend, experts from fields including Industrial Design, Aerospace Engineering, Theology and Planetary Science gathered with students in Hazeltine Commons. There, the 12th annual Space Horizons conference convened to contemplate how future journeys to space could help humanity save Earth.

Brown research shows significant impact of sleep on learning

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Brown research shows significant impact of sleep on learning

February 7, 2020 0 comments

Researchers from the University’s Laboratory for Cognitive and Perceptual Learning found that improved performance in reward-driven visual perceptual learning occurred only when combined with sleep. 

The device’s clinical trail is funded by the National Institutes of Health and is being lead by University researchers and researchers at the University of Alabama.

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New wearable device for weight control to start clinical trials

January 28, 2020 0 comments

To test the effectiveness of the Automatic Ingestion Monitor — a wearable device that monitors human eating behavior through an individualized approach using a chewing sensor and camera — a team led by researchers from the University and the University of Alabama will begin clinical trials.

Project studies Pollock through fluid mechanics

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Project studies Pollock through fluid mechanics

November 17, 2019 Comments are Disabled

While Jackson Pollock is most known for his unique painting style, some people admire his work for a vastly different reason.

University research may aid cancer treatment

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University research may aid cancer treatment

November 3, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Stopping the spread of cancerous cells has long been a challenge for scientists and doctors, and University researchers may have uncovered a possible solution that could improve cancer treatments.

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