Ice Research for Climate Clues Means Watching for Bears
September 26, 2014 | Bloomberg News
Dartmouth engineering professor Rachel Obbard will need a way to keep polar bears at bay as she and her team collect samples from newly developed sea ice.
If a flight’s delayed, could it be that the passengers are at fault?
September 25, 2014 | The Washington Post
Dartmouth engineering professor Vikrant Vaze examines the blame-breakdown between airline employees and passengers with regard to the main cause of travel delays.
Seven Faculty Members Named as Society of Fellows Mentors
September 19, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Professor Bill Lotko is one of seven chosen to serve in the Dartmouth Society of Fellows, a mentoring community supporting the integration of research and teaching excellence.
Trustees Discuss Academic Vision, Resources, and Planning
September 14, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
The Dartmouth Board of Trustees received wide-ranging reports on Dartmouth’s mission and future plans for all areas of the institution, including Thayer School of Engineering.
Computational science faculty recruitment begins
September 10, 2014 | The Dartmouth
Engineering professor Laura Ray will lead the search for the Thomas Kurtz chair in computational science as part of College President Phil Hanlon's faculty cluster initiative.
Dartmouth Team Receives Best Paper Award for Breast Imaging Research
September 10, 2014
A Dartmouth research team, including engineering professors Paul Meaney and Keith Paulsen, received The Moses and Sylvia Greenfield Award for the best paper published in Medical Physics for 2013.
Dartmouth Expands Use of SOLIDWORKS Applications for Innovative Engineering Education
September 10, 2014 | Dassault Systèmes
SOLIDWORKS applications, powered by the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, will now be introduced to all engineering majors as part of the core curriculum at Thayer School.
Vicki May on What It Takes to Be an Engineer
August 27, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May talks about why she doesn’t do lectures, how cool engineering can be, and why she writes for The Huffington Post.
Dartmouth Engineering Professor Receives SMPTE’s Camera Origination and Imaging Medal
August 26, 2014 | SMPTE®
Professor Eric Fossum will receive the 2014 Camera Origination and Imaging Medal in recognition of his leadership in the invention and development of the complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor (CMOS) active pixel sensor (APS) technology.
Trillions of Tiny Plastic Pieces Reside in Arctic Ice
August 19, 2014 | Scientific American
Dartmouth engineering professor Rachel Obbard found that sea ice contains up to 240 microplastic particles per cubic meter—as much as 2,000 times the density of the particles in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.