From Google to Upstart
November 13, 2013 | U.S. News
Q & A with Dave Girouard '88 Th'89 founder and CEO of Upstart, a crowd funding platform that enables soon-to-be and recent college grads to raise capital in exchange for a small share of their future income over a five- or ten-year term.
SquareOne For iPhone Organizes Your Email, Gives You Better Control Over Notifications
November 13, 2013 | TechCrunch
Branko Cerny '13, engineering major James Mock, and designer Sang Lee '13 founded SquareOne, an email app arriving now in beta, which will allow users to designate which emails are important and worth their time.
Ashifi Gogo Th'10, Dartmouth's first Ph.D. Innovation Program graduate and CEO & Founder of Sproxil—a leading provider of world-class brand protection for emerging markets—was presented with the inaugural Global Humanitarian Engineer of the Year Award.
Can a Class Project Become a Business? ’14s Give It a Shot.
October 14, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Sarah Alexander ’14 teamed up with classmate and engineering major Meegan Daigler ’14 to try to find a healthier way, for people and the environment, to dispose of or recycle waste oil in India’s second largest city.
President Hanlon Announces Founding of Student Innovation Center
September 24, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
The new Innovation Center and New Venture Incubator will be student-designed and managed. Guidance and oversight will be provided by the recently established Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer.
Compressed Air Energy Storage Makes a Comeback
September 12, 2013 | IEEE Spectrum
SustainX Inc.—founded by Professor Charles Hutchinson and engineering students Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—began operating a full-scale demonstration system that supplies 1.65 megawatts of power.
N.H. firm makes a ‘battery’ out of air, to power hundreds of homes at once
September 4, 2013 | The Telegraph (Nashua)
SustainX, a New Hampshire startup spun out of Dartmouth’s engineering school, thinks it can build a better battery using compressed air.
Remaking a Classic
September 1, 2013 | TheScientist
Companies—including those started by Professor Tillman Gerngross—are bursting at the seams with tools to engineer pharma’s next magic bullet: the new and improved antibody.
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™.