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Thayer researchers help turn nanoparticles and heat into a treatment for cancer.
Students find intersections between the arts and engineering.
It's not only Dartmouth students who receive a Thayer-inspired education. Alumni who teach at universities throughout the country bring their Thayer experiences into their own classrooms and labs. We asked eight alumni in academe about their research, Thayer influences, and how to encourage more people to become engineers.
From the microstructure of snow to the massiveness of ice sheets, from fundamental science to practical applications, from Thayer's ice lab to the earth's polar regions, Thayer researchers are uncovering what snow and ice reveal about the world.
For modified majors, engineering is just the beginning.
Venture capitalist Terry McGuire Th’82 has the connections and vision that have helped build more than 25 successful new companies. No wonder so many entrepreneurs wouldn’t dream of launching a business without him.
Tackling surprises in multi-component systems, from human behavior to robotic smarts
Biotech entrepreneur Tillman Gerngross reveals how he turns the impossible into multi-million-dollar companies.
Behind every great medical advance, there's a great engineer.
The work of alumni is in plain sight, if you know where to look.