Helping to shrink digital cameras wins a big prize for Dartmouth professor
February 14, 2017 | Concord Monitor
"When I called Eric Fossum at Dartmouth to talk about receiving the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, I immediately asked for his Eureka story."
Building Healthier Athletes: NFL’s 1st and Future Contest in Houston
February 4, 2017 | Xconomy
Beating out over 200 other startups, Mobile Virtual Player won $50,000 from the NFL, a place in the TMCx accelerator, and two tickets to this year’s Super Bowl.
Meet The Inventors Who Turned Billions Of Phones Into Cameras
February 2, 2017 | Forbes
A trio of engineers behind the invention of the image-sensing technology found in billions of smartphones, camera phones, PCs and hospital scanning technology, won the £1 million ($1.3 million) Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.
The inventor responsible for smartphone cameras says selfies and cat videos were the biggest surprise
February 1, 2017 | Business Insider UK
Fossum is one of four engineers to be awarded the £1 million Queen Elizabeth Prize on Tuesday for his invention.
Meet the Inventors Who Helped Put a Camera Phone in Everyone’s Pocket
February 1, 2017 | TIME
"Next time you're photographing your brunch, perhaps you should use the hashtag #Fossum."
£1m Queen Elizabeth Prize: Digital camera tech lauded
February 1, 2017 | BBC News
The inventors of digital cameras, including Dartmouth engineering professor Eric Fossum, have won the highest international engineering prize.
Our Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
January 31, 2017 | Dartmouth Alumni Magazine
"We’re investing in entrepreneurship and innovation: to develop the creative minds of our students, to nurture their self-confidence, to build their resilience and to support our students’ desires to make a difference in the world."
Alumni on Forbes 30 Under 30 list
January 24, 2017 | The Dartmouth
Jennifer Chong '10 recalls Professor Peter Robbie's Engineering Sciences 12 “Design Thinking” class as one of her most formative learning experiences.
Can Technology Make Football Safer?
January 9, 2017 | The New Yorker
A high school in Fort Lauderdale is using everything from state-of-the-art helmets to [Dartmouth-student-designed] robots to prevent head injuries.
Breaking the Gender Barrier in Engineering
December 21, 2016 | Scientific American
An opinion piece by engineering dean Joseph Helble about how Dartmouth became one of the first national research universities to graduate a majority-female class of engineers.