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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Science & technology

Single-dose nanoparticle vaccine

Stanford researchers are working to develop a single-dose vaccine for SARS-CoV-2 that could potentially be stored at room temperature.

A schematic visualization of the ferritin nanoparticle with shortened coronavirus spike proteins

awards

Sourav Chatterjee honored

Sourav Chatterjee has won the Infosys Prize in Mathematical Sciences, which recognizes researchers and scientists of Indian origin.

Sourav Chatterjee

science & technology

Performing science remotely

SLAC's X-ray laser recently joined other facilities in making remote science possible from any corner of the world, a trend that will likely continue. 

SLAC remotely

university affairs

Demographic information sought

To be most effective in meeting the needs of Stanford's diverse populations, the university needs a clear picture of who we are. In a message Tuesday, the provost asks that faculty and staff members update or confirm their race and ethnicity information in Axess by Jan. 15.


The Dish

President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate COLIN KAHL, a senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute and the Center for International Security and Cooperation, as under secretary of defense for policy.


Stanford Continuing Studies Bio-X NNF Postdoc applications

Announcements

  • Employee engagement programThe Employee Engagement Task Force invites Stanford community members to provide input into the design for an expanded university employee program that provides opportunities for staff and faculty to give back to communities beyond campus. Sign up for a Design Session or take a short survey.
  • Library renovations: The first floor of the East Wing of Green Library will be inaccessible until early 2022 for Hohbach Hall renovations. Plan to use the Bing Wing entrance to access Green Library. The Circulation and Privilege Desk and Information Desk have relocated near the Jonsson Social Science Reading Room in the Bing Wing. Learn more.

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