Mike May, PhD, Author Profile

Mike May Bio PictureMike May, PhD, is an Ohio-based freelance writer and editor for science and technology. He earned a PhD in neurobiology from Cornell University. His resume includes hundreds of articles and many editing projects, including Scientific American Worldview.

Recent Articles

INSIGHTS on Pesticide Analysis

INSIGHTS on Pesticide Analysis

The many variables involved in pesticide use presents special challenges when it comes to food safety analysis.
ICP-MS for Homeland Security

ICP-MS for Homeland Security

The United States government—nearly 14 years after September 11, 2001— continues to invest heavily in h...
UHPLC for Biopharma Workflows

UHPLC for Biopharma Workflows

In biopharmaceutical research and manufacturing, many processes involve sophisticated separations. One of the most&...
Viscometers Vs. Rheometers

Viscometers Vs. Rheometers

The need to measure a material’s fluid behavior varies based on what it is and how it will be used. That lead...
INSIGHTS on Neuroimaging

INSIGHTS on Neuroimaging

Accessing the brain to unravel its structure and function is one of the greatest scientific challenges. This delicate&nb...
INSIGHTS on GMO Detection

INSIGHTS on GMO Detection

Combining chromosomes from different organisms started as soon as someone created a hybrid. “In natural breed...