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  • A detail photo of water on a spider web.
    A group of researchers, including postdoctoral scholar Zaira Martín-Moldes, studied the role of silk in bone repair, with findings published in the journal Advanced Functional Materials.
  • Distinguished Professor Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos in her lab
    A new study published in Nature Chemistry by Tufts researchers—including Professor Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos—and colleagues demonstrates that methane in shale gas can be turned into hydrocarbon fuels using an innovative platinum and copper alloy catalyst.
  • Jack Germaine and a graduate student in his lab.
    Research Professor Jack Germaine was elected to the Board of Directors for ASTM International.
  • A methane flare against a blue sky.

    Tufts researchers have discovered a breakthrough process for methane conversion that could lead to more energy efficient production of methanol or acetic acid.

  • Benny Kim shown next to Greentown Labs logo
    Benny Kim, a graduate of the Tufts Gordon Institute M.S. program in innovation management, is the first Fellow in a new partnership with Greentown Labs, the nation's largest clean technology incubator.
  • Headshots of four alumni recognized by Forbes' 30 Under 30
    Tufts alumni were listed in Forbes' 30 Under 30 for 2018.
  • In Assistant Professor Iryna Zenyuk's lab, researchers are using x-ray imaging to see how fuel cell materials react to temperature and moisture, with a study published in the journal Electrochimica Acta.
  • A photograph shows regenerated helical silk fibers colored by Rhodamine dyes, under UV light.
    A group of researchers at Tufts and MIT, including Professor David Kaplan and postdoctoral fellows Chunmei Li and Wenwen Huang, developed a way to build better silk in a new Nature Communications paper.
  • A girl holds a candle.
    Tufts recently launched the largest fundraising initiative in the university's history, aiming to enhance our ability to tackle the globe’s toughest challenges.
  • Professor Christos Georgakis with family, students, and alumni
    Chemical and biological engineering students and faculty bring research to the annual meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).

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