Technological developments are enabling us to live a more sustainable life. We asked professors at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth: What technologies under development hold the most promise for sustainability—and why?
Two to Lead Office of Entrepreneurship & Technology Transfer
April 11, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
The newly established Office of Entrepreneurship & Technology Transfer will be led by engineering professor and biotechnology entrepreneur Tillman Gerngross.
Two Dartmouth Students Win NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
April 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
As a recipient of an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Aryeh Drager ’12 will head to Colorado State University to study atmospheric science.
Professor Borsuk will be awarded the IEAM Best Paper Award for “A Bayesian Network Model for Integrative River Rehabilitation Planning and Management.”
The ‘Future Is Bright’ for Residential Solar
April 7, 2013 | Valley News
Charles Sullivan is quoted as an associate professor of engineering at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth, who specializes renewable energy.
Tech Fair Thrills at Dartmouth
April 6, 2013 | Valley News
Dartmouth students and other Upper Valley residents had a chance to witness the convergence of arts and sciences at the Tesla TechFair at Thayer School of Engineering — a byproduct of the opera Tesla in New York being shown at the Hopkins Center.
Tesla Tech Fair celebrates innovation
April 5, 2013 | The Dartmouth
A cacophony of hissing Tesla coils and whirring remote control helicopters filled Thayer School of Engineering’s Glycofi Atrium on Thursday afternoon.
Penguins Adopt New Mode of Transport
April 1, 2013
A waddle of Emperor penguins surprised researchers in Antarctica today when they commandeered Yeti, an autonomous robot designed to detect crevasses.
In Mexico, A Dartmouth Grad Fights Poverty Through Capitalism
March 30, 2013 | Forbes
Dartmouth engineer Fernando Orta '08 returned to his hometown of Mexico City and founded a financial services company called Podemos Progresar (“We can move forward") with a mission to create products and services that change people’s lives.
Can the Ice Wall in Game of Thrones Survive Science?
March 27, 2013 | Wired
Dartmouth engineering professor Mary Albert, Executive Director of the U.S. Ice Drilling Program Office, explains why the large ice wall in HBO's "Game of Thrones" would not exist in real life.