Dartmouth engineering graduate secures funding for bioinformatics startup
August 28, 2013 | Desktop Genetics
Founded by Riley Doyle Th'08, Desktop Genetics Ltd—a UK bioinformatics company and aiming to revolutionize the way genetic engineers work together—has secured an equity investment of £275,000.
Dartmouth engineering professor assists with testing of new cardiac pump
August 28, 2013 | UNH
Design Mentor, Inc., a Pelham-based developer of medical devices, has collaborated with Dartmouth engineering professor Ryan Halter to conduct testing on their patented pulsatile pressure cardiac pump, VentriFlo™.
Dartmouth ranks #8 in “Top Colleges for Engineering Majors”
August 26, 2013 | AC Online
Dartmouth is #8 in an AffordableCollegesOnline.org ranking of the nation's top engineering programs for lifetime return on investment.
The ENGS 89-90 Fecal Microbiota Transplantation group captured top honors in both the BMEStart biomedical design competition for undergraduates and NIH's Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) Challenge.
Dartmouth’s ‘Yeti’ Robot Explores Arctic Dangers
August 14, 2013 | NHPR
Laura Ray, professor of engineering at Dartmouth and project leader for Yeti robot—a polar rover designed by a team of Dartmouth Engineering students—joined Word of Mouth to discuss the technology.
Academic experiences differ by major choice
August 13, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Beyond specific requirements, engineering majors can take additional courses based on pure interest. Half of the courses students elect in the engineering major are within that department.
A Banner Year for Dartmouth Philanthropy
August 12, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth set a record in annual giving through the Dartmouth College Fund and the annual funds at Dartmouth’s professional schools of business, engineering, and medicine.
CRREL Interns Shine at Research Symposium
August 12, 2013 | Valley News
University of Puerto Rico student Neliam Justiniano explains her student intern project to adjunct professor Jim Lever during the 2013 CRREL Research Symposium.
Fuel for Thought: trouble with language
August 11, 2013 | Scientific American
In a blog entry for Scientific American, Rachel Margolese ’16 of Dartmouth Humanitarian Engineering (DHE) writes about the challenges of speaking a different language in Tanzania while working to promote sustainable and cost-effective cooking fuel.
Dartmouth Takes Holistic Approach In Triaging IP
August 8, 2013 | BioWorld Today
Professor and entrepreneur Tillman Gerngross comments about research universities looking for better ways to triage the value of their faculty's scientific and technological discoveries.