Perspective: A new hope for Africa
June 22, 2011 | Nature
Bioenergy could help bring food security to the world's poorest continent, say Lee R. Lynd and Jeremy Woods.
Lead-free solder brings many benefits
June 20, 2011 | IPC
One of the biggest question marks surrounding lead-free solders is their reliability. But Ronald C. Lasky says that it’s difficult to support that perception.
Students selected for SURF biomed program
June 14, 2011 | Fosters.com
Andrew Guilliams and Michael Fullerton will join the Dartmouth Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program...Guilliams will be working with Professor Karl Griswold whose research focuses on bioengineering of proteins.
A team of students from three different schools at Dartmouth was declared the winner of the first Dartmouth Medical Technology Business Plan Competition on Friday May 20. Anne Kwei, Ilya Bendich, and Joe Gigliotti presented their business plan for Rytek Medical, a company with an improved cancer sensing biopsy needle invented by Professor of Engineering Ryan Halter.
Robbie ‘69 emphasizes innovation, creativity
May 18, 2011 | The Dartmouth
Professor Peter Robbie discussed "design thinking"—a unique method of problem solving that attempts to satisfy individuals’ needs in a manner that is both feasible and profitable—during a Social Enterprise and Economic Development Society lecture.
Laser vision firm Avedro bumps funding to $13M
May 9, 2011 | Mass High Tech
Avedro Inc.,—a laser vision correction company based on technology developed by Professor Stuart Trembly—has raised $13.3 million of a planned $15.5 million financing.
Buckey discusses political lessons
May 9, 2011 | The Dartmouth
Dartmouth Medical School professor, adjunct professor of engineering, and former state Senate candidate Jay Buckey discussed the importance of fundraising for political campaigns.
You’ve Never Heard of Them, but They’ve Changed Your Life
May 5, 2011 | Forbes
Steven Sasson, Eric Fossum, Joseph Woodland, Bernard Silver. You’ve almost definitely never heard of them, but they’ve changed your life in ways that affect you just about every day. They are among the inventors who were inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
National Inventors Hall Of Fame Honors 2011 Inductees
May 4, 2011 | invent.org
Professor Eric Fossum is inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame for the camera technology known as the CMOS active pixel sensor camera-on-a-chip.
GE invests in storage unit innovation
March 16, 2011 | CNET News
SustainX announced it's received $14.4 million in funding from GE subsidiary GE Energy Financial Services, Cadent Energy Partners, Polaris Ventures, and Rockport Capital.