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.
Researchers Developing New Approach for Imaging Dense Breasts for Abnormalities
January 24, 2014 | NCCC
Dartmouth engineers and radiologists are developing new approaches for diagnostic imaging for breast cancer-MRI with near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) as reported in Academic Radiology.
Dartmouth and Partners Launch Open-Access Science Journal
December 19, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, a peer reviewed, open-access scientific journal co-published by Dartmouth in collaboration with BioOne, was launched December 4.
Arctic Report Card with Professor Perovich
December 12, 2013 | NOAA
Dartmouth engineering professor Don Perovich was one of three experts to unveil NOAA's 2013 Arctic Report Card—an international effort involving 147 scientists from 14 countries.
On Tuesday, December 10th, Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Thayer School of Engineering will host a Cancer Nanotechnology Symposium on Immuno Targeting and Delivery.
Polar ice and engineering: Drilling back through time
November 26, 2013 | Science360
NSF featured this video edited by Courtney R. Hammond '11 and provided by the U.S. Ice Drilling Program which is overseen by Dartmouth engineering professor Mary Albert.
Amulet device enables efficient, personalized health management
November 5, 2013 | The Dartmouth
A team of computer science and engineering researchers from Dartmouth and Clemson University received its first prototype of the Amulet, an electronic bracelet designed to enable efficient health management outside clinical settings.
President Hanlon Announces Expansion of Engineering at Dartmouth
November 5, 2013
President Philip J. Hanlon ’77 announced yesterday that significant expansion of engineering is one of his top priorities for Dartmouth as part of the drive to increase experiential learning opportunities, and entrepreneurial and scholarly impact on the world.
Dartmouth, Clemson Get $1.5 Million NSF Health Tech Grant
October 28, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
With a $1.5 million grant from NSF, researchers from Dartmouth—including engineering professor Ryan Halter—and Clemson University launched the Amulet project to develop computational jewelry for mobile-health applications.