Biomed teams from Rice, UCLA, and Dartmouth win first NIH undergrad competition
September 13, 2013 | MedCity News
Three teams, including one from Dartmouth, were announced as winners in the recent Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) challenge, a biomedical engineering design competition for teams of undergraduate students.
Compressed Air Energy Storage Makes a Comeback
September 12, 2013 | IEEE Spectrum
SustainX Inc.—founded by Professor Charles Hutchinson and engineering students Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—began operating a full-scale demonstration system that supplies 1.65 megawatts of power.
‘U.S. News’: Dartmouth Again No. 1 for Teaching, Top 10 Overall
September 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
For the fifth year in a row, Dartmouth earned the top spot for "Strong Commitment to Teaching" and remains in the top 10 among national universities in U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Colleges 2014" ranking.
N.H. firm makes a ‘battery’ out of air, to power hundreds of homes at once
September 4, 2013 | The Telegraph (Nashua)
SustainX, a New Hampshire startup spun out of Dartmouth’s engineering school, thinks it can build a better battery using compressed air.
Remaking a Classic
September 1, 2013 | TheScientist
Companies—including those started by Professor Tillman Gerngross—are bursting at the seams with tools to engineer pharma’s next magic bullet: the new and improved antibody.
Dartmouth engineering graduate secures funding for bioinformatics startup
August 28, 2013 | Desktop Genetics
Founded by Riley Doyle Th'08, Desktop Genetics Ltd—a UK bioinformatics company and aiming to revolutionize the way genetic engineers work together—has secured an equity investment of £275,000.
Dartmouth engineering professor assists with testing of new cardiac pump
August 28, 2013 | UNH
Design Mentor, Inc., a Pelham-based developer of medical devices, has collaborated with Dartmouth engineering professor Ryan Halter to conduct testing on their patented pulsatile pressure cardiac pump, VentriFlo™.
Dartmouth ranks #8 in “Top Colleges for Engineering Majors”
August 26, 2013 | AC Online
Dartmouth is #8 in an AffordableCollegesOnline.org ranking of the nation's top engineering programs for lifetime return on investment.
The ENGS 89-90 Fecal Microbiota Transplantation group captured top honors in both the BMEStart biomedical design competition for undergraduates and NIH's Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) Challenge.
Dartmouth’s ‘Yeti’ Robot Explores Arctic Dangers
August 14, 2013 | NHPR
Laura Ray, professor of engineering at Dartmouth and project leader for Yeti robot—a polar rover designed by a team of Dartmouth Engineering students—joined Word of Mouth to discuss the technology.