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Glimpsing the Unseen: Skylar Deckoff-Jones

Evidence of activities unseen. Quantum forces and unexplained phenomena. Plasmons, phonons, and more otherworldly properties of physics. It’s all in a day’s work for Tulane senior Skylar Deckoff-Jones, whose research on two-dimensional materials is pushing the boundaries of modern technology.

A native of Santa Fe, NM, Deckoff-Jones was always interested in science, but credits early formative experiences in research for his interest in the field.

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Upcoming Events — Highlights

Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair
Tuesday, February 23 – Thursday, February 25, 2016
University of New Orleans – UNO Human Performance Center
Free and Open to the Public
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2016 FIRST® Robotics Bayou Regional
8 AM – 5 PM • Thursday, March 17 – Saturday, March 19, 2016
Pontchartrain Center
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Distinguished Leadership Circle Reception & 8th Annual Science and Engineering Alumni Awards Celebration
5 PM – 7 PM • Friday, March 18, 2016
Audubon Tea Room
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2016 School of Science and Engineering Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony
4 PM • Saturday, May 14, 2016
Devlin Fieldhouse - Tulane Uptown Campus
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SSE Weekly Seminars
Week of February 1st, 2015
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Hand in Hand: Unique Collaboration Between Tulane Engineering and Medical Students Helps Improve Hospitals

Hand in Hand: Unique Collaboration Between Tulane Engineering and Medical Students Helps Improve Hospitals

Last month, engineering undergraduates Gregory Michaelson and Zachary Resnick joined a group of medical students at the National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, hosted by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). Led by Dr. Frank Rosinia, Chairman of the Anesthesiology Department at Tulane Medical School, the team presented on their efforts to improve hand hygiene at the Tulane Medical Center.

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Neuroscience

The mission of the Neuroscience Program is to provide students with a rich educational and scientific training in multiple biomedical disciplines as they relate to the brain and the nervous system.

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