‘The Core of Civilization’: Inauguration Panel Reflects on the Liberal Arts
September 19, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
President Phil Hanlon hosted an Inauguration panel discussion on "The Liberal Arts at Dartmouth: What Lies Ahead?" Six panelists, including engineering Dean Joe Helble, reflected on the value and future of the liberal arts.
New issue of Dartmouth Engineer magazine
September 18, 2013
The newest issue of Dartmouth Engineer, the magazine of Thayer School of Engineering, is now online. Features: The Power of Small Cures; The Business Case for Sustainability; Engineering Entrepreneurs.
Prostate cancer: Increasing the potential of prostate biopsies with bioimpedance spectroscopy
September 17, 2013 | Nature
Professor Ryan Halter's research is cited in this review artice about integrating electrical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) into the 12-core biopsy protocol.
New Molecular Imaging Agents Being Developed For Fluorescence-Guided Brain Cancer Surgery
September 17, 2013 | LI-COR Biosciences
Dartmouth, LI-COR and Affibody have received an NIH grant for development and translation of imaging agents for fluorescence-guided surgery.
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.
‘U.S. News’: Dartmouth Again No. 1 for Teaching, Top 10 Overall
September 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
For the fifth year in a row, Dartmouth earned the top spot for "Strong Commitment to Teaching" and remains in the top 10 among national universities in U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Colleges 2014" ranking.
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 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’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.