Fall 2015: Breakthrough Newsletter

Research and Activities of UH’s College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

The Fall 2015 issue of Breakthrough covers research and activities in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Houston.

Featured Articles

  • Ph.D. Student Receives NASA Fellowship to Study Early Solar System Materials
  • UH to Lead National Center for Borders, Trade and Immigration
  • National Academy Member Maurice Brookhart Joins UH Chemistry
  • Promising Target for New Drugs Found in Pancreatic Cancer Cells
  • NSF Grant Funds Purchase of New High-Performance Computer

News Briefs

  • Bon Voyage: Professor and Students Set Sail to World’s Largest Single Volcano
  • Summer Institute Benefits High School Physics Teachers
  • Halliburton Supports STEM Success
  • GeoSociety Student Organization Renovates John C. Butler Memorial Planter
  • Six NSM Graduate Students Selected for Future Faculty Fellowship
  • NSM Pride: Awards and Honors
  • Scenes Around NSM


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