Researchers Developing New Approach for Imaging Dense Breasts for Abnormalities
January 24, 2014 | NCCC
Dartmouth engineers and radiologists are developing new approaches for diagnostic imaging for breast cancer-MRI with near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) as reported in Academic Radiology.
Thayer grad applies to Mars mission
January 24, 2014 | The Dartmouth
Max Fagin Th’11 is one of 1,058 individuals chosen by Mars One—a program that aims to establish a permanent human settlement on the Red Planet—to advance into the second round of its application process.
U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster ’78 Visits Thayer
January 23, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster ’78 of NH visited Thayer School of Engineering on January 22 to highlight the importance of integrating entrepreneurship into higher education and strengthening STEM education in schools.
Physicists, physicians, engineers photograph radiation beams through the Cherenkov effect
January 20, 2014 | NCCC
Improved precision and safety of radiation treatment in cancer patients may come from helping doctors “see” the powerful beams of a linear accelerator as they enter or exit the body.
Three Alumnae Biathletes Selected for Sochi 2014
January 17, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Of the five women named to the 2014 Winter Olympic U.S. Biathlon team, three are Dartmouth graduates—including Dartmouth engineer Hannah Dreissigacker ’09, Thayer ’10.
School Notes: A More Creative Approach to Engineering
January 14, 2014 | Valley News
Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering has received a measure of recognition for a program that’s unique to Dartmouth and likely couldn’t have been created anywhere else.
Tillman Gerngross, the Scientist Turned Scientific Businessman
January 9, 2014 | Xconomy
An in-depth profile of Tillman Gerngross, associate provost of entrepreneurship & technology transfer and a professor of engineering.
The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is awarding the 2014 Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education to four Dartmouth engineering faculty members.
Novel Circuit Shrinks Laptop Chargers, Could Improve Appliance Efficiency
December 24, 2013 | MIT Technology Review
Dartmouth engineering professor Charlie Sullivan is quoted about a new kind of power adapter is barely bigger than a plug.
Stocking Stuffers for the Budding Engineer
December 22, 2013
Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May gives ideas for inexpensive stocking stuffers that encourage kids to brainstorm, solve problems, and be creative and curious.