How a Robot Is Changing the Game of Antarctic Science
February 28, 2013 | Wired Science
Dartmouth engineering professor Laura Ray’s Antarctic work could preview a new era in the relationship between human scientists and robotic field assistants.
Cerenkov technique eyes linac QA
February 25, 2013 | Medical Physics Web
Summary of study published in Physics in Medicine and Biology led by engineering PhD candidate Adam Glaser showing "a fast and flexible way to profile the imparted dose from an X-ray photon linac beam in two dimensions."
Antarctic Ice Core Contains Unrivaled Detail of Past Climate
February 5, 2013 | National Science Foundation
An update on ice-coring climate research funded by NSF through an agreement with the Ice Drilling Program Office (IDPO) led by Dartmouth engineeering professor Mary Albert.
Quantifying intraoperative fluorescence
January 18, 2013 | Medical Physics Web
A summary of advancements in fluorescence-guided neurosurgery research by MD/PhD candidate Pablo Valdés and professors Frederic Leblond and Keith Paulsen (et al.) originally published in Nature entitled, "Quantitative, spectrally-resolved intraoperative fluorescence imaging."
Research team develops tumor imaging system
January 14, 2013 | The Dartmouth
Researchers from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and Thayer School have developed a quantitative imaging system to detect low-grade brain cancer cells and make tumor removal more precise, according to engineering professor and research group co-leader Keith Paulsen.
Dartmouth Researchers Studying Vermont Stream Recovery
January 13, 2013 | The Boston Globe
With support from NSF, earth sciences professor and adjunct engineering professor Carl Renshaw has teamed up with geography professor Frank Magilligan to study the long-term effects of Tropical Storm Irene in Vermont.
Dartmouth Engineering Professor Receives NSF’s CAREER Award
January 11, 2013
Dartmouth engineering professor Jifeng Liu has been named a 2012 recipient of the National Science Foundation's CAREER Award for outstanding young faculty.
Lung infection identified using ‘breath-print’
January 10, 2013 | BBC Health News
Identifying the "smell" of different types of lung bacteria could lead to a simple breath test to diagnose infections, a study co-authored by Jane Hill suggests.
Research at Dartmouth-Hitchcock helps battle brain tumors
December 27, 2012 | WCAX-TV
Engineering PhD candidate Kolbein Kolste is featured in this story about fluorescence-guided neurosurgery—a joint research project with DHMC involving professors Paulsen, Pogue, Hartov, and Leblond.
Innovations in Ice Drilling Enable Abrupt Climate Change Discoveries
December 17, 2012 | IDPO
Innovations in directional ice drilling engineering are providing scientists and engineers with additional ice from key depths in ice sheets that will help to understand why and how abrupt climate changes occur.