Nanowires can solve the world’s energy problems

The small, semiconducting rods will play an important role in the next generation of batteries, LEDs and solar cells.

Gigantic mapping of mankind's machinery

They are mapping all proteins, all of the cogs in the human machinery that converts the gene blueprint into a real, functioning body.

Mathematics that describes the universe's geometric structure

Wallenberg Academy Fellow Robert Berman is studying complex microscopic structures, and hopes to be able to explain why the universe looks the way it does.