Does Access to Improved Menstruation Technology (Reusable Pads) Affect Female Outcomes in Sierra Leone?

It is estimated that up to 23% of schoolgirls miss school during their menstrual periods in Sierra Leone (Sommer...

How do Hovering Hummingbirds Survive Hot Days?

When hummingbirds hover they generate heat that must be lost to avoid overheating. At high temperatures, heat...

Does tattooing benefit the immune system? The inking of immunity.

Our team studies cultural impacts on health, specifically those of tattooing on the immune system. We expand...

Potent human antibody treatment for rabies disease

Rabies infection is almost always fatal in humans. The current treatment for a bite from a rabid animal (injection...

Are current antibacterial treatments resulting in the evolution of more virulent multidrug resistant bacteria?

Each year in the U.S. 23,000 people die as a direct result of antibiotic resistant infections. I hypothesize...

A novel Helmholtz potential approach to predicting acoustic guided waves generated by fatigue crack

An aging structure needs to be investigated periodically to prevent catastrophic failure. Crack development...

Show more projects