Raghunandan Avula

Class of 2015


  • CMU, Pitt, and UPMC create Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance

    Healthcare as we know it is about to change. The incorporation of computer technologies into medical care is fueling a revolution in the development of modern medical tools. Carnegie Mellon, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) recently announced a partnership to combine their expertise and resources in order lead this transformation in healthcare.

    Sci/Tech | March 23, 2015
  • Meteorology explains science of polar vortices

    Sometimes it is best to immediately address the elephant in the room: It’s cold outside.

    Sci/Tech | February 23, 2015
  • CMU researchers study effects of climate change on infrastructure

    “Climate change is a serious concern, and we should be doing everything with can to mitigate it. In the case where mitigation is not possible, we must adapt,” said Paulina Jaramillo, assistant professor of Engineering and Public Policy (EPP) at Carnegie Mellon. Jaramillo and her team of researchers were recently awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to identify the risks of cl...

    Sci/Tech | February 16, 2015
  • Rosetta mission lands Philae probe on comet

    In the vastness of space, comets hurtle through our solar system as clouds of dust and ice, producing vibrant tails when heated by the sun. Comets have always intrigued astronomers by making fleeting appearances. Ancient stargazers would only see a particular comet once in a lifetime, and originally believed them to be harbingers of doom.

    Sci/Tech | November 24, 2014
  • Autism-related genes identified

    Researchers have had recent success in understanding the genetic basis for neuropsychiatric diseases.

    Sci/Tech | November 17, 2014