School Notes: A More Creative Approach to Engineering
January 14, 2014 | Valley News
Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering has received a measure of recognition for a program that’s unique to Dartmouth and likely couldn’t have been created anywhere else.
Tillman Gerngross, the Scientist Turned Scientific Businessman
January 9, 2014 | Xconomy
An in-depth profile of Tillman Gerngross, associate provost of entrepreneurship & technology transfer and a professor of engineering.
Novel Circuit Shrinks Laptop Chargers, Could Improve Appliance Efficiency
December 24, 2013 | MIT Technology Review
Dartmouth engineering professor Charlie Sullivan is quoted about a new kind of power adapter is barely bigger than a plug.
Sliding heavy stones to the Forbidden City on ice
December 20, 2013 | PNAS
Professor Erland Schulson presents an engineering analysis of how the Chinese transported heavy stones from a quarry west of Beijing to the site of the Forbidden City in the 15th to 16th century.
Mystery Guest: A CEO’s Fight Against Fake Drugs
December 16, 2013 | Bloomberg TV
Ashifi Gogo Th'10—the first PhD Innovation Program graduate—founder and CEO of Sproxil, served as the "Mystery Guest" with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg TV's "Taking Stock."
Dartmouth Engineering Professor Receives Risk Analyst Award
December 10, 2013
Professor Mark Borsuk has received the Chauncey Starr Distinguished Young Risk Analyst Award for "outstanding achievement in science or public policy relating to risk analysis and exceptional promise for continued contributions to risk analysis."
Two Canadian Dartmouth Students Chosen as Rhodes Scholars
December 3, 2013 | Valley News
Jonathan Pedde, of Regina, Saskatchewan, is a economics and mathematics double major with a minor in engineering sciences at Dartmouth, and he is planning to receive a master’s degree in economics from Oxford.
Polar ice and engineering: Drilling back through time
November 26, 2013 | Science360
NSF featured this video edited by Courtney R. Hammond '11 and provided by the U.S. Ice Drilling Program which is overseen by Dartmouth engineering professor Mary Albert.
Dartmouth professor named teacher of the year
November 24, 2013 | NH Union Leader
Dartmouth Associate Professor of Engineering Vicki May was named the 2013 NH Teacher of the Year by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
From Google to Upstart
November 13, 2013 | U.S. News
Q & A with Dave Girouard '88 Th'89 founder and CEO of Upstart, a crowd funding platform that enables soon-to-be and recent college grads to raise capital in exchange for a small share of their future income over a five- or ten-year term.