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Noted Biologist Keith Crandall Appointed Founding Director of Institute

GW Announces Creation of Computational Biology Institute to Conduct Integrated Research

June 25, 2012

Keith Crandall, a renowned biologist and population geneticist, has been named founding director of the George Washington University Computational Biology Institute. This newly created position will further strengthen GW’s role as a leader in science and research in the region and nationally.

Researchers at GW Receive Federal Funds to Study the Effect Earthquakes Have on Nuclear Reactors

Researchers at GW Receive Federal Funds to Study the Effect Earthquakes Have on Nuclear Reactors

June 08, 2012

A team of George Washington University researchers have received federal funding to study the effects earthquakes have on nuclear reactor cores. The findings of the research have implications for nuclear reactor construction and analysis well into the future.