Magnetically controlled battery could store energy for power grids
October 19, 2015 | Phys.org
Dartmouth engineering professor Weiyang (Fiona) Li and her team have built a battery containing a magnetic fluid that can be moved in any direction by applying a magnetic field.
Flying to N.Y. or D.C.? Get Ready to Pay the ‘Babysitters’
October 16, 2015 | US News
Professor Vikrant Vaze is quoted about how airlines play the system of takeoff and landing slots to block the competition at America's busiest airports.
Image sensor research now underway promises to overhaul low-light photography — eventually
October 15, 2015 | The Next Web
A brand new image sensor — the Quanta Image Sensor (QIS) — now under development at Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering could fundamentally revamp the field of low-light photography.
2015’s Greenest Cities in America
October 14, 2015 | WalletHub
WalletHub asked a panel of experts, including Dartmouth engineering professor Benoit Cushman-Roisin, to share their advice on the ways and benefits of reducing our carbon footprint.
Low-light photography to become far better through a new image sensor
October 14, 2015 | International Business Times
The Quanta Image Sensor (QIS) is in development by Eric Fossum, inventor of the CMOS and professor at Darmouth's Thayer School of Engineering, in collaboration with Thayer PhD candidate Jiaju Ma.
Microplastics found in waters off Svalbard, raising more concerns about Arctic Ocean pollution
October 13, 2015 | Alaska Dispatch News
Professor Rachel Obbard is cited for her finding of numerous types of bright-colored plastic bits embedded in sea ice.
The inventor of the CMOS is working on a revolutionary 1-billion pixel sensor
October 12, 2015 | DIYPhotography
Dartmouth engineering professor Eric Fossum and PhD student Jiaju Ma are one step closer to having "1 billion pixels on the sensor and we'll still keep the sensor the same size."
Spelling Victory With Victor: Big Green Receiver Puts It All Together in Senior Year
October 10, 2015 | Valley News
Dartmouth engineering major Victor Williams leads the Ivy League in receiving yardage per game. He caught the engineering bug in junior high.
Stephen Colbert Tackles the Dartmouth Football Dummy
October 9, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
Host of The Late Show interviews football Coach Buddy Teevens ’79 and Elliot Kastner ’13, Thayer ’14 and then tackles the MVP robot on stage.
Facilitating Gender Parity: One Engineering School’s Journey
October 7, 2015 | Make:
At Thayer the tide is turning where women make up nearly half of the junior and senior undergraduate engineering classes.