How a Robot Football Player Will Prevent Concussions
September 29, 2016 | IEEE Spectrum
Elliot Kastner '13 Th'14 '15 tells the story of MVP and how the robot can stand in for American football players and take the tackles.
Researchers from Dartmouth, MIT, and the United Arab Emirates’ Masdar Institute of Science and Technology have developed critical new formulas for the smooth integration of renewable energy into the electric grid.
HackDartmouth hosts over 200 competitors
September 27, 2016 | The Dartmouth
Over 200 students participated in the third iteration of Dartmouth’s 24-hour hackathon hosted by Thayer.
Plan invests in west campus
September 22, 2016 | The Dartmouth
The College announced a plan to expand and reconstruct the west side of Dartmouth including a joint engineering and computer science building.
NIH awards DoseOptics an additional $2 Million to improve radiation therapy safety
September 20, 2016 | DoseOptics
DoseOptics, founded by professors Brian Pogue and Scott Davis Th’08, has been awarded an NIH Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant totaling $2 million over 2 years.
Women break barriers in engineering and computer science at some top colleges
September 16, 2016 | The Washington Post
Women are making major gains in enrollment in engineering and computer science at some of the nation’s most prominent colleges and universities, including Dartmouth.
Announcing the Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society
September 16, 2016 | Dartmouth News
The new center will prepare future generations of energy leaders to advance humanity’s understanding of the field.
Avedro’s non-surgical procedure is a promising new treatment for vision improvement for low myopia, according to the results of two studies announced today.
Tackle This: Football’s Newest Most Valuable Player is a Robot
September 9, 2016 | IEEE Spectrum
The MVP robot tackling dummy takes hits so football players won’t have to.
NEPDC and TREAT Award $150K to Medical Device Innovators
September 8, 2016 | NEPDC
Four winners announced in 2016 Target Challenge grant competition held by New England Pediatric Device Consortium (NEPDC), Center for Translation of Rehabilitation Engineering Advances and Technology (TREAT), Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA), and the Foundation for Physical Therapy.