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6100 Main MS-61
Houston, Texas 77005-1827
Office: 713-348-4938

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Mint proteinMiNT protein a fresh target to attack disease
Rice, UCSD team produces first structure of protein that balances forces in cells’ mitochondria
Global RankRice physics 26th in world by new US News Global Ranking
Physics one of 4 Rice academic subjects among top 100 globally
Nanowire Gap‘Hot’ electrons don’t mind the gap
Rice University scientists find nanogaps in plasmonic gold wires enhance voltage when excited