What is the Future of Microwave Technology in Diagnostic Imaging?
December 10, 2012 | NCCC
Professor Paul Meaney has been working on microwave engineering for more than 15 years, primarily with Keith Paulsen, co-director of the CIR, and the Pritzker Professor of Biomedical Engineering; professor of radiology at the Geisel School of Medicine; and director of the Advanced Imaging Center at DHMC.
Arctic Report Card: Dark Times Ahead
December 6, 2012 | Nature
The widespread reduction in snow and ice cover leads to enhanced warming. “The Arctic is one of Earth’s mirrors and that mirror is breaking,” said Donald Perovich, an Arctic researcher at Dartmouth, who participated in the report.
I3P Program, Founded at Dartmouth, Celebrates 10th Anniversary
October 24, 2012 | Dartmouth Now
Representatives from 28 member institutions gathered this month at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection (I3P).
Engineering student team is finalist in Collegiate Inventors Competition
October 16, 2012 | Invent Now, Inc.
Recent B.E. graduates Elizabeth Chang, Amanda Christian, and Christopher Ng—with advisor Professor Van Citters—will travel to Washington, D.C. to present their invention, "Expandable Hydrogel Sphere for Orbital Implantation," to a panel of judges on November 12.
On the Leading Edge: Improving Artificial Joint Performance
October 12, 2012 | Dartmouth-Hitchcock
D-H surgical teams are able to meet with one of the world's foremost authorities on why artificial joints fail – retired orthopedic surgeon Dr. Michael Mayor, who has worked with metallurgical engineer John Collier at Dartmouth's Thayer School of Engineering to develop materials and techniques for improving artificial joint performance.
Keraflex® Keratoconus Treatment Study Begins in US
October 11, 2012 | Business Wire
Avedro, Inc. [founded by Professor Stuart Trembly] and Hersh Vision Group announced today that Dr. Peter Hersh has treated the first patient in a physician sponsored Investigational New Drug (IND) study for the safety and efficacy of the Keraflex Microwave System.
For Delta, It’s Up to You, New York
October 10, 2012 | The Wall Street Journal
Professor Vikrant Vaze is quoted as an transportation studies researcher regarding Delta's attempt to build a new hub operation at La Guardia.
Tracking oxygenation during radiotherapy
October 1, 2012 | Medical Physics Web
Professor Pogue's research team is investigating using Cerenkov emission generated by the treatment beam to quantify tissue oxygenation during radiotherapy.
A Storage Solution Is in the Air
October 1, 2012 | The New York Times
SustainX Inc.—founded in 2007 by Professor Charles Hutchinson and engineering students Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—is set to build a pilot isothermal plant capable of storing and releasing up to two megawatts of power.
What’s gaining traction in orthopedics?
September 21, 2012 | ODT Magazine
Professors Doug Van Citters and John Collier answer the question, "What’s the so-called 'next big thing' coming in the orthopedic space?"