Space & Planetary
A bioinspired molecule can direct gold atoms to form perfect five-pointed nanoscale stars. The feat is the product of a collaborative team from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and the University of Washington.
- Angewandte Chemie
A study of a nationally representative database of 105,988 admissions referred to treatment by the criminal justice system who reported heroin or other opiate as their primary, secondary, or tertiary substance used showed that fewer than 6 percent of cases received opioid agonist treatment as part of the treatment plan. Those with daily substance use, comorbid psychiatric problems, prior treatment, females, Latinos, and those who were older and those who were living independently were more likely to receive this treatment, as were those living in the Northeast and with government health insurance.
- Substance Use & Misuse
MIT researchers have developed a technique that removes multiple types of bias from a mortgage lending dataset, which improves the accuracy and fairness of machine learning models that are trained using those data. The researchers use their technique to create a fair loan classifier model that could be used by lenders to streamline decision-making.
- Machine Learning and Knowledge Extraction
- FinTech@CSAIL initiative
Researchers developed a new acoustic measurement technique in a room with more acoustic combinations than there are ants on Earth
- The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Q-CTRL Partners with The Paul Scherrer Institute to Support the Scale-Up of Quantum Computers
An algorithm which can predict how long a patient might spend in hospital if they’re diagnosed with bowel cancer could save the NHS millions of pounds and help patients feel better prepared.
- Discover Oncology