Research shows the success of a bacterial community depends on its shape.
Eligibility for the Marvin E. Goody Prize announced in the December 4 issue of MIT Tech Talk has been extended to graduate students who are completing work in the fall 1996 term as well as those about to prepare a master's thesis.
The $5,000 award goes each year to a writer of a graduate thesis that advances the building arts. Information and applications are available in the Department of Architecture headquarters in Rm 7-337; the deadline for applying is Friday, Jan. 17.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on December 18, 1996.