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The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is non-profit corporation formed by three New Mexico universities in order to facilitate research in the state of New Mexico, and specifically to increase research collaborations between universities, industry and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

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NMC NEWS

NMC Participates in STEM Boomerang Job Fair

Friday December 20, 2019, the New Mexico Consortium (NMC) participated in the STEM Boomerang job fair and holiday mix, held 9am – 1pm at the Electric Playhouse in Albuquerque, NM. The NMC joined other professionals in science, technology and math (STEM) which included a broad range of organizations, nonprofits, national labs, industry, business people and
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Apply Now for 2020 Summer Physics Camp for Young Women

Applications are being accepted now for the 2020 Summer Physics Camp for Young Women in Northern New Mexico. This camp runs from June 8-19, 2020 at the Pojoaque Valley High School in Pojoaque, NM and is available to young women who have completed Algebra I or a higher level math course. This two week long
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NMC Scientists Present at Fall AGU 2019

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) Meeting held December 9-13, 2019, took place in San Francisco and featured multiple New Mexico Consortium (NMC) scientists who presented and shared their research findings. The Fall AGU Meeting takes place every December and is the largest international Earth and space science meeting in the world with 25,000 scientists from
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NMC RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS

Scientists Create 3-D Image of RNA Molecule

Scientists create the first 3-D image of an RNA molecule. Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and New Mexico Consortium (NMC) scientists Doo Nam Kim, Scott P. Hennelly and Karissa Y. Sanbonmatsu and team recently published their  work in the article, Zinc-finger protein CNBP alters the 3-D structure of lncRNA Braveheart in solution, in Nature Communications.
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Dr. Gupta’s Research to Halt Vineyard Disease

Waco Today published an article, Grape Expectations: Finding Successes in Battle with Vineyard Disease, which features the work of New Mexico Consortium scientist Goutam Gupta and his research finding success in stemming a disease that affects vineyards. Pierce’s Disease is a deadly disease that affects grapevines, and is caused by the bacterium Xylella fastidiosa, which
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Rex Hjelm presents at BP/KRF Fellows’ Conference

Rex P. Hjelm, a Los Alamos National Laboratory and New Mexico Consortium scientist, presented the invited talk, Ionomer Physics and Fuel Cell Engineering December 4, 2019 at the BP/KRF Fellows’ Global Conference in Seoul, South Korea. The goal of the BP program is to enhance the R&D level of Korea by attracting outstanding overseas scientists
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