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Audio: Penn Physicists Probe Atomic Structure of Graphene, Computing’s Next Silicon July 28, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Charlie Johnson and Marija Drndic of the School of Arts & Sciences discuss measuring the performance of graphene while visualizing its atomic structure.

Audio: Solving Mysteries Key to Next Generation of Computers July 22, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Charles Kane of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses a concept called braiding and Majorana particles.

Researchers Aim for an Electrical Memory Prosthesis July 18, 2014 | Science

The Penn DARPA project is mentioned, and Michael Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted.

There Is a Robot Soccer Tournament Called the RoboCup July 10, 2014 | Washington Post

Daniel Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about robots playing soccer.

Philadelphia Researchers to Create Brain Prosthesis to Restore Memory Loss July 10, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Michael J. Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences and Gordon Baltuch of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about developing a device to help restore memory to those affected by traumatic brain injuries.