New issue of Dartmouth Engineer magazine
September 18, 2013
The newest issue of Dartmouth Engineer, the magazine of Thayer School of Engineering, is now online. Features: The Power of Small Cures; The Business Case for Sustainability; Engineering Entrepreneurs.
Prostate cancer: Increasing the potential of prostate biopsies with bioimpedance spectroscopy
September 17, 2013 | Nature
Professor Ryan Halter's research is cited in this review artice about integrating electrical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) into the 12-core biopsy protocol.
New Molecular Imaging Agents Being Developed For Fluorescence-Guided Brain Cancer Surgery
September 17, 2013 | LI-COR Biosciences
Dartmouth, LI-COR and Affibody have received an NIH grant for development and translation of imaging agents for fluorescence-guided surgery.
Compressed Air Energy Storage Makes a Comeback
September 12, 2013 | IEEE Spectrum
SustainX Inc.—founded by Professor Charles Hutchinson and engineering students Dax Kepshire Th'06, '09, Ben Bollinger '04 Th'04, '08, and Troy McBride Th'01—began operating a full-scale demonstration system that supplies 1.65 megawatts of power.
‘U.S. News’: Dartmouth Again No. 1 for Teaching, Top 10 Overall
September 10, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
For the fifth year in a row, Dartmouth earned the top spot for "Strong Commitment to Teaching" and remains in the top 10 among national universities in U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Colleges 2014" ranking.
N.H. firm makes a ‘battery’ out of air, to power hundreds of homes at once
September 4, 2013 | The Telegraph (Nashua)
SustainX, a New Hampshire startup spun out of Dartmouth’s engineering school, thinks it can build a better battery using compressed air.
Remaking a Classic
September 1, 2013 | TheScientist
Companies—including those started by Professor Tillman Gerngross—are bursting at the seams with tools to engineer pharma’s next magic bullet: the new and improved antibody.
Dartmouth engineering professor assists with testing of new cardiac pump
August 28, 2013 | UNH
Design Mentor, Inc., a Pelham-based developer of medical devices, has collaborated with Dartmouth engineering professor Ryan Halter to conduct testing on their patented pulsatile pressure cardiac pump, VentriFlo™.
Dartmouth’s ‘Yeti’ Robot Explores Arctic Dangers
August 14, 2013 | NHPR
Laura Ray, professor of engineering at Dartmouth and project leader for Yeti robot—a polar rover designed by a team of Dartmouth Engineering students—joined Word of Mouth to discuss the technology.
CRREL Interns Shine at Research Symposium
August 12, 2013 | Valley News
University of Puerto Rico student Neliam Justiniano explains her student intern project to adjunct professor Jim Lever during the 2013 CRREL Research Symposium.