Professor of Engineering Eugene Santos Jr. Named IEEE Fellow
January 19, 2012
Professor of Engineering Eugene Santos Jr. has been elevated to Fellow by The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). The IEEE Board of Directors cited Professor Santos "for contributions to decision support systems and reasoning under uncertainty."
Biotechs strike partnerships to spread their costs, risks
January 15, 2012 | The Boston Globe
At the 30th annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Tillman Gerngross pressed drug company leaders from around the world to farm out some specialized research and development to his New Hampshire start-up, Adimab LLC.
Government touts importance of integrating the Azores in the project SuperDARN
January 13, 2012 | Azores Government
The Government of the Azores met with leaders of the SuperDARN project, including Professor Simon Shepherd, to make an official statement about the importance of the project to promoting cooperation with the U.S. and the positive development of the Azores.
Thayer prof. works on HIV vaccine
January 6, 2012 | The Dartmouth
Engineering professor Margaret Ackerman and her research team have received funding to pursue a new approach to HIV treatment.
Cold hard facts
December 31, 2011 | AUVSI
Professor Laura Ray's Yeti robot is featured in Mission Critical, the electronic publication of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI).
Professor Margie Ackerman will help lead an international consortium that's been awarded approximately $8 million from Partners Healthcare through a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation-sponsored Collaboration for AIDS Vaccine Discovery.
Mascoma and Valero Establish Joint Venture for Commercial-Scale Hardwood Cellulosic Ethanol Facility
December 9, 2011 | Business Wire
Professor Lee Lynd's company, Mascoma Corporation, announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with Valero Energy Corporation to develop and operate a first-of-its-kind 20 million gallon per year commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol facility in Kinross, Michigan.
Five Dartmouth Faculty Elected AAAS Fellows
December 8, 2011 | Dartmouth Now
Professor Lee Lynd is one of five Dartmouth faculty members selected as 2011 fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and the publisher of the journal Science.
Buried Threat: Military Tests Device to Find Unexploded Bombs
December 8, 2011 | InnovationNewsDaily
U.S. military has funded new technology that can better track buried threats from past wars. Professor Fridon Shubitidze and his colleagues have created computer algorithms capable of sorting through the low-frequency electromagnetic signatures of buried explosives.
Bioenergy: Food security proves a worry
December 1, 2011 | Financial Times
Professor Lee Lynd is quoted in an article about the challenges of implementing biofuels production in South Africa.