LuminAid helps disaster relief orgs.
November 21, 2011 | The Dartmouth
The LuminAID — a portable, inflatable solar lamp designed by Anna Stork ’08 (engineering major modified with studio art) — is generating excitement and funding from both outdoor enthusiasts and international disaster relief organizations.
Koppel ‘09 trains soldiers in Kuwait
November 11, 2011 | The Dartmouth
Chris Koppel ’09 Th’10, now a lieutenant in the United States Army, traded the mountains of New Hampshire for the expansive deserts of Iraq and Kuwait.
Energy storage a key to wind, solar backup
October 30, 2011 | The Boston Globe
Founded by Professor Charles Hutchinson and three Dartmouth engineering Ph.D. graduates—Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—SustainX aims to capture wind & solar power and release it to the electrical grid when it's most needed.
Global Cleantech 100
October 18, 2011 | Cleantech Group
Thayer School spin-off SustainX made the Global Cleantech list of the top 100 private companies in clean technology.
Internet use decreases privacy, Davidow says
October 5, 2011 | The Dartmouth
The Internet contributes to modern-day problems such as stock market volatility, according to venture capitalist Bill Davidow ’57 Th’58.
Texting system reveals fake drugs
September 26, 2011 | The Boston Globe
Ashifi Gogo, a native of Ghana and graduate of Thayer School's engineering Ph.D. Innovation Program, developed the technology as a class project while at Dartmouth.
Aerodynamics Technology Developed in New England Returns to Save Fuel in New England
September 14, 2011 | ATDynamics
Entrepreneur Andrew Smith founded ATDynamics while at Tuck School of Business and Jeff Grossmann, now the company’s VP of Engineering, prepared the initial designs of the TrailerTail® as a student at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth in 2007.
Christine DeLorenzo, Sanket Bulsara: Weddings
August 12, 2011 | The New York Times
Christine DeLorenzo D'99 Th'00, '02 and Sanket Jayshukh Bulsara were married. Dr. DeLorenzo graduated from Dartmouth and received a master’s in biomedical engineering there.
SustainX moving energy storage HQ to larger NH site
July 21, 2011 | Mass High Tech
SustainX Inc., an energy storage technology company, is moving its headquarters from Lebanon, N.H., to a larger facility in Seabrook, N.H.
Alumni market sustainable stove
July 1, 2011 | The Dartmouth
An ecologically-conscious and affordable stove was developed by BioLite, a company run partly by Thayer School of Engineering alumni that specializes in energy-efficient products.