Physicists, physicians, engineers photograph radiation beams through the Cherenkov effect
January 20, 2014 | NCCC
Improved precision and safety of radiation treatment in cancer patients may come from helping doctors “see” the powerful beams of a linear accelerator as they enter or exit the body.
Three Alumnae Biathletes Selected for Sochi 2014
January 17, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Of the five women named to the 2014 Winter Olympic U.S. Biathlon team, three are Dartmouth graduates—including Dartmouth engineer Hannah Dreissigacker ’09, Thayer ’10.
School Notes: A More Creative Approach to Engineering
January 14, 2014 | Valley News
Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering has received a measure of recognition for a program that’s unique to Dartmouth and likely couldn’t have been created anywhere else.
Tillman Gerngross, the Scientist Turned Scientific Businessman
January 9, 2014 | Xconomy
An in-depth profile of Tillman Gerngross, associate provost of entrepreneurship & technology transfer and a professor of engineering.
The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is awarding the 2014 Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education to four Dartmouth engineering faculty members.
Novel Circuit Shrinks Laptop Chargers, Could Improve Appliance Efficiency
December 24, 2013 | MIT Technology Review
Dartmouth engineering professor Charlie Sullivan is quoted about a new kind of power adapter is barely bigger than a plug.
Stocking Stuffers for the Budding Engineer
December 22, 2013
Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May gives ideas for inexpensive stocking stuffers that encourage kids to brainstorm, solve problems, and be creative and curious.
Sliding heavy stones to the Forbidden City on ice
December 20, 2013 | PNAS
Professor Erland Schulson presents an engineering analysis of how the Chinese transported heavy stones from a quarry west of Beijing to the site of the Forbidden City in the 15th to 16th century.
Dartmouth and Partners Launch Open-Access Science Journal
December 19, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, a peer reviewed, open-access scientific journal co-published by Dartmouth in collaboration with BioOne, was launched December 4.
Mystery Guest: A CEO’s Fight Against Fake Drugs
December 16, 2013 | Bloomberg TV
Ashifi Gogo Th'10—the first PhD Innovation Program graduate—founder and CEO of Sproxil, served as the "Mystery Guest" with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg TV's "Taking Stock."