Piyush Mehta, an assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at West Virginia University's Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources, has earned the prestigious CAREER award for his research in upper atmosphere variability.
What The Study Did: Researchers examined changes during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada in health service use and the rate of death among people with dementia, Parkinson disease and older adults without neurodegenerative disease.
- JAMA Health Forum
What The Study Did: More than 15,000 respondents were included in this survey study that examined the association between having moderate or greater symptoms of depression and believing COVID-19 vaccine-related misinformation.
- JAMA Network Open
In a recent study published in Scientific Reports, Dr Mario Stipčević of the Ruđer Bošković Institute (RBI) and Mateja Batelić, a student at the Faculty of Science of the University of Zagreb (FS), Croatia, describe new or improved versions of RPC circuits that use quantum randomness for the first time, but also go a significant step further and lay the first foundation for RPC circuit theory.
- Scientific Reports
An experiment, performed by INRIM in collaboration with Toshiba Europe on 200 km of the Italian Quantum Backbone, shows that coherent laser interferometry considerably improves the performances of quantum key distribution protocols in long-distance, real-world networks. The study has been published on Nature Communications.
- Nature Communications
MIT researchers created a method that helps humans develop a more accurate mental model of an artificial intelligence teammate, so they have a better understanding of when they should trust the AI agent’s algorithmic predictions.
- National Science Foundation