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™.
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.
Groups foster entrepreneurship
August 6, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Trip Davis ’90 is working with associate provost and professor of engineering Tillman Gerngross to develop the role of Dartmouth's new Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer.
Tillman Gerngross’ Plan to Revamp Tech Transfer at Dartmouth
July 24, 2013 | Xconomy
Dartmouth has an innovation problem. It’s looking now to one of the area’s most successful biotech entrepreneurs to solve it.