Symposia Highlight Photonics-based Applications
June 10, 2014 | CLEO
Professor Jifeng Liu showed his most recent efforts in large-scale silicon photonic integration at CLEO's silicon photonics symposium.
State, feds team up with Dartmouth on water survey
June 7, 2014 | Concord Monitor
Dartmouth is helping NH find out how many people test and treat their wells and see if there are obstacles to testing that can be overcome.
To Mars, with no return
June 6, 2014 | FOX Business Network (FBN)
Dartmouth Bachelor of Engineering (BE) graduate Max Fagin Th'11 explains why he wants a one-way ticket to Mars.
Is Renewable Energy Ready for Takeoff?
June 5, 2014 | BloombergBusinessweek
Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09 co-founder and VP of SustainX, says he first developed the idea for a renewable energy storage system while studying at Thayer with the help of Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04 and Professor Charles Hutchinson.
The Fight Against Fake Drugs
June 4, 2014 | The New York Times
While in the PhD Innovation Program at Dartmouth, Ashifi Gogo, who was born in Ghana, developed a bar code system that allowed shoppers to verify products.
Deirdre Lambert Named Quantum Women’s Sailor Of The Year
May 30, 2014 | ICSA
For the second year in a row, Dartmouth engineering major Deirdre Lambert has been named the Quantum Women’s Sailor of the Year by the ICSA All-America committee.
Arctic sea ice polluted with microplastics
May 30, 2014 | CBC
Rachel Obbard, a materials scientist at Dartmouth in New Hamphire, discovered that Arctic sea ice was contaminated with microplastics by accident.
How So Much Plastic Got Into the Frozen Arctic Sea
May 30, 2014 | BloombergBusinessweek
Rachel Obbard, a Dartmouth engineering professor who studies polar ice and materials science, was shocked to find that Arctic sea ice contains large quantities of plastic and synthetic particles.
Obama says sports concussions need more attention
May 28, 2014 | The Washington Post
Adjunct engineering professor Richard Greenwald Th'88 comments on President Obama's call for more and better research into the effects and treatment of concussions in young athletes.
Trillions of Plastic Pieces May Be Trapped in Arctic Ice
May 22, 2014 | Science
Dartmouth engineering professor Rachel Obbard has found plastic debris trapped in Arctic sea ice. As the ice melts, it could release a flood of floating plastic onto the world.