2016 Formula Hybrid: Results
May 9, 2016
Dartmouth's 10th annual Formula Hybrid Competition took place May 2 – 5 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
The Inspiration Behind a Land Speed Record
May 3, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal
How Charlie Nearburg '72 Th'73, '74, guided by the memory of his son, set a land speed record and why he keeps competing.
Engineering Project Could Help Runners Avoid Injury
May 2, 2016 | Dartmouth Now
SmartSole shows potential as a high-tech solution to runners’ foot problems.
Researcher Follows a Thin Line to Improve Solar Power
April 28, 2016 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth engineering professor Jifeng Liu tests technology to create less costly, more efficient solar cells.
Max Saccone '17 was awarded The Bengt Sonnerup Fellowship for 2016–2017, part of the Energy Challenge Initiative to support research in the area of energy technologies.
Dartmouth’s Women in Science Project Celebrates 25th Anniversary
April 25, 2016 | Dartmouth Alumni News
The same year the Hubble Space Telescope was launched and the first web page created, WISP was founded by Carol Muller ’77, former associate dean at Thayer School.
Stop telling kids you’re bad at math. You are spreading math anxiety ‘like a virus.’
April 25, 2016 | The Washington Post
This article features an op-ed by Dartmouth engineering professor Petra Bonfert-Taylor.
SYNERGY Grant Funds Collaborative Breath Work
April 22, 2016 | Dartmouth Medicine Magazine
Professor Jane Hill has discovered that a single exhaled breath contains thousands of molecules that can reveal what's happening inside a person's lungs.
By reducing concussions, Ivy Leaguers’ dummy could help save football
April 22, 2016 | The Washington Post
"If football winds up saved ... It will owe much to one engineering school that disdains boundaries and preaches failure, and to two engineer-athletes who chose to spend their summer poor in sleep and rich in metal shavings."
When Laser Science Was ‘Far Out’
April 22, 2016 | Science Friday
The show 'Laserium' had its origins in Dartmouth engineering professor Elsa Garmire’s Caltech lab.