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STUDENT LIFE

Pei Dong
Nanoscience for renewable energy
Pei Dong has found an interest at Rice: using nanotechnology to create renewable energy.
 
 

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Alumnus Spotlight: Jim Whitehurst
From computers to airlines and back

Jim Whitehurst, CEO of RedHat, says his computer science background helps him to solve the complex problems that come with the job.

 
 

UNDERGRAD RESEARCH

Francisca Acosta
Engineering tissue and a device to make lives better
Francisca Acosta works on scaffolding to repair heart valves—and a way to prevent a malady common to the bedridden.