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Where’s That Coming From? Research Makes It Easier To Pinpoint Brain Activity In EEG Studies

Wednesday, 30 September 2020, 8:13 am | Skoltech

Skoltech researchers have proposed a fast and accurate numerical method of addressing the problem plaguing electroencephalography (EEG) studies that monitor the brain’s electrical activity — having to laboriously locate the source of EEG signal in ... More >>

Guiding Light: Skoltech Technology Puts A Light-painting Drone At Your Fingertips

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 7:47 am | Skoltech

Skoltech researchers have designed and developed an interface that allows a user to direct a small drone to light-paint patterns or letters through hand gestures. The new interface, DroneLight, can be used in distant communications, entertainment, ... More >>

Diamond-based Nano-microscope Gives First Direct Observation Of Magnetic Properties Of 2D Materials

Saturday, 12 September 2020, 7:33 am | Skoltech

Artwork by David A. Broadway. Australian researchers and their colleagues from Russia and China have shown that it is possible to study the magnetic properties of ultrathin materials directly, via a new microscopy technique that opens the door to the discovery ... More >>

The Art Of War: How Bacteria Gather Intel For Guiding Their CRISPR – Cas Systems

Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 7:17 am | Skoltech

Researchers from the Severinov Lab at Skoltech have looked at how a poorly studied type of CRISPR–Cas defense system from a bacterium living at extremely high temperature gets to know its enemy by selecting snippets of bacteriophage’s genetic information ... More >>

Environmentally Friendly Way To Recycle Silicon Into Nanoparticles

Wednesday, 9 September 2020, 7:13 am | Skoltech

Skoltech scientists and their colleagues from Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) have developed a new method of silicon recycling. Their research was published in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering . The majority of solar panels ... More >>

New Technology For Superheavy Ion Spectroscopy

Saturday, 22 August 2020, 7:45 am | Skoltech

Scientists proposed technology for measuring the spectra of ions in superheavy chemical elements with atomic numbers above 102. Their research results were published in Physical Review Letters and presented in the Physics magazine. Artificial elements ... More >>

Machine Learning, Meet Human Emotions: How To Help A Computer Monitor Your Mental State

Thursday, 20 August 2020, 8:12 am | Skoltech

Researchers from Skoltech, INRIA, and the RIKEN Advanced Intelligence Project have considered several state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms for the challenging tasks of determining the mental workload and affective states of a human brain. Their ... More >>

Creative Block Of Molecular Evolution: Adaptive Mutations Repeat Themselves In Tiny Crustaceans

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 8:21 am | Skoltech

A group of scientists from Skoltech and the Institute for Information Transmission Problems of RAS (IITP RAS) showed, using Lake Baikal amphipods as an example, that parallel evolution driven by adaptations can be detected at the whole-genome level. ... More >>