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The geometry of a moth's eye provides inspiration for a 3D printed antenna that absorbs specific microwave frequencies from any direction. Credit: Hojat Nejad.

Tufts electrical engineers and chemical engineers create novel optical devices, including an omnidirectional microwave antenna inspired by a moth's eye.

Solar panels on a home's roof

In Scientific American, Assistant Professor Deborah Sunter explains a Tufts and UC Berkeley study's findings that racial and ethnic minorities have less access to solar power, regardless of income.

Sunrise behind city skyline and smokestacks emitting smoke.

Assistant Professor Jonathan Lamontagne spoke to the Los Angeles Times about why the next decade is going to be critical in curtailing the effects of climate change.

Robot Shafer looks into the camera, while robot Dempster is visible behind

Robots can transform health care, transportation, work, and more for the better, as long as we imbue them with a human principle: do no harm. The Human-Robot Interaction Lab does that research.

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Tufts believes strongly in the value of a diverse international community at our university, and we welcome students, faculty, and staff from around the world. Tufts offers many resources to international students in order to answer questions, assist with immigration processes, and make the Tufts experience memorable.