Engineers at Rice University have found a catalyst that cleans toxic nitrates from drinking water by converting them into air and water.
University leaders, including half a dozen AAU presidents, fear they are losing public and political support at an alarming rate, and say they must do more to counter charges of elitism in this Politco article.
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David Leebron, president of Rice University, said taxing endowments would stymie research and innovation and punish students in this Houston Chronicle article.
Rice University President David Leebron and Mary Sue Coleman, president of the Association of American Universities, are quoted in this Reuter's article on the chilling effect President Trump's proposed travel bans have had on foreign students.
Rice University President David W. Leebron was elected today by the AAU to serve as chair of its board of directors.
Rice University scientists improve method to pull greenhouse gas from natural gas streams.
Rice University robotics researcher Marcia O’Malley took her brain-machine interface to Capitol Hill June 9 to participate in a fifth-anniversary celebration of the National Robotics Initiative, a federal initiative to encourage the development of robots that work closely with humans.
Rice University published a series of four articles as part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month to educate students, faculty and staff how to stay safe and be a conscientious Internet user.
Muturi called on students in Ann Saterbak’s Introduction to Engineering Design course to help her design and build a physical therapy apparatus. This summer she will take the apparatus to Ghana and instruct center staff on its use and maintenance.
Rice bioscientists team with Houston Public Works for algaculture study.