MRI and Optical Scanning During Surgery Accurately Locate Small Breast Cancer Tumors
March 27, 2014 | NCCC
Dartmouth engineers have collaborated with physicians at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center to develop a new approach to breast-conserving surgery.
Dartmouth Hosts Three Mile Island Symposium
March 21, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Thayer School and the Dickey Center—along with Stanford's Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance—will hold a one-day symposium to mark the 35th anniversary of the accident at the Three Mile Island.
Engineers and neurosurgeons at Dartmouth have inaugurated the use of intraoperative MRI within the VISIUS® Surgical Theatre inside the hospital’s Center for Surgical Innovation (CSI).
In Search of the ‘Piece of Resistance’ to Increase Interest in Engineering
March 18, 2014 | The Huffington Post
In her second op-ed, Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May confesses that she is "an engineer who didn't play with Legos."
Broadening the Path to Engineering
March 11, 2014 | The Huffington Post
In this op-ed, Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May argues that, "Engineering is so much broader than math and science. It is building. Creating. Connecting. Helping."
A weird glow in nuclear power plants is proving valuable when aiming cancer treatment
March 3, 2014 | The Telegraph (Nashua)
Professor Brian Pogue comments on research about using the information from the Cherenkov radiation that patients emit during cancer treatment.
A paper to address the question, “When using cellulosic biomass for vehicular transportation, which field-to-wheels pathway is more efficient: that using biofuels or that using bioelectricity?”
Near-IR Spectroscopy Performs Challenging Breast Imaging
February 18, 2014 | Novus Light Technologies Today
Engineers and radiologists at Dartmouth have developed a new way to implement MRI/near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) technique for women with dense breasts.
Biomimicry - the next engineering revolution?
February 10, 2014 | The Institution of Engineering and Technology
Professor Ulrike Wegst's work is cited in this article about mimicking nature's successful designs that "are more energy efficient and flexible than anything humans have dreamt up."
A better way to detect breast cancer?
January 30, 2014 | WCAX
Thanks to the work of Dartmouth engineers and clinicians, a machine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is providing some women with two tests in one.