research http://kuer.org en Goodbye to Winter Smog? Forecast Says the Season's Last Inversion Starts next Week http://kuer.org/post/goodbye-winter-smog-forecast-says-seasons-last-inversion-starts-next-week <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Skies have been smog-free in northern Utah for the past few days. Now the Utah Climate Center says we can breathe easy for at least another week.</span></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:24:41 +0000 Judy Fahys 41653 at http://kuer.org Goodbye to Winter Smog? Forecast Says the Season's Last Inversion Starts next Week U Investigates Alleged Fraud in Chemical Engineering Department http://kuer.org/post/u-investigates-alleged-fraud-chemical-engineering-department <p></p><p>The University of Utah is investigating whether chemical engineering researchers altered images in an academic paper. The journal Nano Letters <a href="http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/nl400959z" target="_blank">withdrew</a> the paper on August 15th due to concerns over the integrity of the data.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 22:06:50 +0000 Andrea Smardon 34392 at http://kuer.org U Investigates Alleged Fraud in Chemical Engineering Department Sequestration Threatens University of Utah Health Research http://kuer.org/post/sequestration-threatens-university-utah-health-research <p></p><p>The University of Utah expects to lose 19 million dollars of its medical research budget as a result of sequestration. KUER looks at how that loss will impact the research, industry, and health of the state.&nbsp;</p><p>In the Genetics building, on the wall of cardiologist Dean Li’s lab is a map of North and South Korea.&nbsp;He uses it as inspiration for a pair of graduate students.&nbsp;North Korea, in this case, represents cancer.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 22:32:10 +0000 Andrea Smardon 28867 at http://kuer.org Sequestration Threatens University of Utah Health Research