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Research Helps Lay Out Theory for Metamaterials That Act as an Analog Computer

A new study by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania, The University of Texas at Austin and University of Sannio in Italy shows that metamaterials can be designed to do “photonic calculus” by working like an analog computer.

Heart Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Model Heart Valve, Improve Surgical Outcomes

Heart Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Model Heart Valve, Improve Surgical Outcomes

The National Institutes of Health is turning to researchers at The University of Texas at Austin to develop computer simulations to improve surgical repair of the heart’s mitral valve, one of the aging heart’s key points of failure.