Researchers now able to predict battery lifetimes with machine learning

Journal Reference: Noah H. Paulson, Joseph Kubal, Logan Ward, Saurabh Saxena, Wenquan Lu, Susan J. Babinec. Feature engineering for machine learning enabled early prediction of battery lifetime. Journal of Power Sources, 2022; 527: 231127 DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2022.231127 Imagine a psychic telling your parents, on the day you were born, how long you would live. A similar … Read more

Levels of a certain hormone could predict or detect bone loss in premenopausal women

Journal Reference: Arun S Karlamangla, Albert Shieh, Gail A Greendale, Elaine W Yu, Sherri‐Ann M Burnett‐Bowie, Patrick M Sluss, Deborah Martin, Anthony Morrison, Joel S Finkelstein. Anti‐Mullerian Hormone as Predictor of Future and Ongoing Bone Loss During the Menopause Transition. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2022; DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.4525 The findings could help physicians determine … Read more

Scientists can predict carbon transfer in the ocean based on deep-diving tiny organisms

Journal Reference: Trang T. H. Nguyen, Emily J. Zakem, Ali Ebrahimi, Julia Schwartzman, Tolga Caglar, Kapil Amarnath, Uria Alcolombri, François J. Peaudecerf, Terence Hwa, Roman Stocker, Otto X. Cordero, Naomi M. Levine. Microbes contribute to setting the ocean carbon flux by altering the fate of sinking particulates. Nature Communications, 2022; 13 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-29297-2 A … Read more

Artificial intelligence tool may help predict heart attacks

Journal Reference: Andrew Lin, Nipun Manral, Priscilla McElhinney, Aditya Killekar, Hidenari Matsumoto, Jacek Kwiecinski, Konrad Pieszko, Aryabod Razipour, Kajetan Grodecki, Caroline Park, Yuka Otaki, Mhairi Doris, Alan C Kwan, Donghee Han, Keiichiro Kuronuma, Guadalupe Flores Tomasino, Evangelos Tzolos, Aakash Shanbhag, Markus Goeller, Mohamed Marwan, Heidi Gransar, Balaji K Tamarappoo, Sebastien Cadet, Stephan Achenbach, Stephen J … Read more

Using quantum methods to predict next-gen lithium-metal battery reactivity

Journal Reference: Dacheng Kuai, Perla B. Balbuena. Solvent Degradation and Polymerization in the Li-Metal Battery: Organic-Phase Formation in Solid-Electrolyte Interphases. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2022; 14 (2): 2817 DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c20487 Dr. Perla Balbuena, professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is using quantum chemical methods to track specific … Read more

AI to predict antidepressant outcomes in youth

Journal Reference: Arjun P. Athreya, Jennifer L. Vande Voort, Julia Shekunov, Sandra J. Rackley, Jarrod M. Leffler, Alastair J. McKean, Magdalena Romanowicz, Betsy D. Kennard, Graham J. Emslie, Taryn Mayes, Madhukar Trivedi, Liewei Wang, Richard M. Weinshilboum, William V. Bobo, Paul E. Croarkin. Evidence for machine learning guided early prediction of acute outcomes in the … Read more

Magnetic reconnection breakthrough may help predict space weather

Journal Reference: Peiyun Shi, Prabhakar Srivastav, M. Hasan Barbhuiya, Paul A. Cassak, Earl E. Scime, M. Swisdak. Laboratory Observations of Electron Heating and Non-Maxwellian Distributions at the Kinetic Scale during Electron-Only Magnetic Reconnection. Physical Review Letters, 2022; 128 (2) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.025002 Peiyun Shi’s research is the first-of-its-kind in the laboratory setting and is part of … Read more

Scaling laws in enzymes may help predict life ‘as we don’t know it’

Journal Reference: Dylan C. Gagler, Bradley Karas, Christopher P. Kempes, John Malloy, Veronica Mierzejewski, Aaron D. Goldman, Hyunju Kim, Sara I. Walker. Scaling laws in enzyme function reveal a new kind of biochemical universality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2022; 119 (9): e2106655119 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2106655119 “We want to have new tools for identifying … Read more

How can the computer chip predict the future of gene synthesis?

Journal Reference: Joseph Riolo, Andrew J. Steckl. Comparative analysis of genome code complexity and manufacturability with engineering benchmarks. Scientific Reports, 2022; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-06723-5 Computer programming and gene synthesis appear to share little in common. But according to University of Cincinnati professor Andrew Steckl, an Ohio Eminent Scholar, leaps forward in technology in the … Read more

Computers predict people’s tastes in art

Journal Reference: Kiyohito Iigaya, Sanghyun Yi, Iman A. Wahle, Koranis Tanwisuth, John P. O’Doherty. Aesthetic preference for art can be predicted from a mixture of low- and high-level visual features. Nature Human Behaviour, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41562-021-01124-6 The new study, appearing in the journal Nature Human Behaviour, utilized Amazon’s crowdsourcing platform Mechanical Turk to enlist more … Read more