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The Southern California Earthquake Center

SCEC sponsors research of earthquake phenomena in Southern California, including fault-system dynamics, earthquake physics, seismic wave propagation, and seismic hazard analysis.

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prosthetics

Improving prosthetics, accelerating physical rehabilitation

USC researchers are helping the injured by developing sensors that detect a desire to move and then electrically stimulate the muscles into action.

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New Single Molecule Microscope

The Office of Research, through its Core Instrumentation Fund, has partnered with the NCCC to acquire an N-Storm single molecule microscope. This new microscope complements USC's rapidly expanding capabilities in super-resolution microscopy. For more information.

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