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Students Harvest Energy from Walking

A group of engineering students from Rice University designed a knee brace that generates power from the simple act of walking and stores it in a lithium-ion battery. The energy-generating knee brace is the thi... Read More...

Biomimetic Color Photodetector Developed

A team of researchers from Rice University’s Laboratory for Nanophotonics (LANP) developed a biomimetic color photodetector that responds to red, green, and blue light similar to how the human eye responds to t... Read More...

Rice University Testing a 96-Antenna System for Wireless Communications

A team of researchers at Rice University in Texas are using a new apparatus featuring 96 antennas to test a highly efficient wireless communications system.  The Rice rig, also known as Argos, is the largest type of array to be built and will provide a developmental environment to test the concept of Massive MIMO.