Thayer by Degrees
BE, MEM, MS, and PhD News
PhD Program, February 2014
PhD student Carolyn Stwertka ‘17 developed a deep understanding of snow and ice through years of experience from multiple vantage points.
MS Program, January 2014
In January, Hannah Dreissigacker '09 Th'10 crossed the finish line in the final qualifying race to earn her spot on the US Olympic Biathlon Team in Sochi.
PhD Program, October 2013
What a ferret sees could be a window into understanding how the human brain enables vision, or so Adwiteeya Misra ’14 learned as a Mazilu Engineering Research Fellow.
MS Program, October 2013
Robert Cunkelman’s osteoarthritis diagnosis at age 35 inspired his son Ben Cunkelman Th'13, '14 to enter Thayer School’s Master of Science (MS) program and begin research on artificial hip replacements.
MEM Program, October 2013
Benefits of the ongoing partnership between Thayer School and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth came to light during an eye-opening presentation on Thayer’s Formula Hybrid Competition.
BE Program, October 2013
A team of Dartmouth Bachelor of Engineering (BE) graduates collected $20,000 from two national competitions for their novel system to treat an increasingly common severe bacterial infection, known as Clostridium difficile (C. diff).
PhD Program, June 2013
We sat down to talk with Professor of Engineering Eric Fossum, Faculty Coordinator of Dartmouth’s Ph.D. Innovation Program and inventor of the complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) active pixel image sensor.
MS Program, June 2013
Ben Cunkelman Th'13, '14 and Robert Collier Th'13 filed for a patent for their biodegradable gel designed to enhance a cancer treatment called magnetic hyperthermia.