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.
Anything's possible Camp Invention encourages youths to take risks, be creative
August 1, 2014 | Fosters.com
Kids at Camp Invention were in for a special treat with a visit from Dartmouth engineering professor Eric Fossum, inventor of the cell phone camera.
Space Weather: How the ionosphere gains influence
July 11, 2014 | Science
Professor Bill Lotko and his team investigates why reconnection of Earth's magnetic field lines appears to produce faster plasma flows before midnight compared with after.
Teens attend engineering camp at Dartmouth
July 4, 2014 | The Washington Times
High school students from across the country are spending two weeks at Dartmouth College for a summer engineering camp.
Young Africans Explore Entrepreneurship at Dartmouth
June 26, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Thayer's intensive design-thinking workshop is just one part of the Young African Leaders Initiative’s (YALI) Business and Entrepreneurship Institute at Dartmouth.
Are Women Too Empathetic to Be Engineers?
June 24, 2014 | The Huffington Post
Dartmouth engineering professor Vicki May discusses whether differences in systemizing versus empathizing behavior could help explain the gender gap in engineering.
Tillman Gerngross: On Biotech and the Entrepreneurial Spirit
June 18, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Dartmouth engineering professor Tillman Gerngross talks about metabolic engineering and auto mechanics.