Ice Research for Climate Clues Means Watching for Bears
September 26, 2014 | Bloomberg News
Dartmouth engineering professor Rachel Obbard will need a way to keep polar bears at bay as she and her team collect samples from newly developed sea ice.
If a flight’s delayed, could it be that the passengers are at fault?
September 25, 2014 | The Washington Post
Dartmouth engineering professor Vikrant Vaze examines the blame-breakdown between airline employees and passengers with regard to the main cause of travel delays.
Dartmouth Team Receives Best Paper Award for Breast Imaging Research
September 10, 2014
A Dartmouth research team, including engineering professors Paul Meaney and Keith Paulsen, received The Moses and Sylvia Greenfield Award for the best paper published in Medical Physics for 2013.
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.
Students Awarded Dartmouth Engineering Fellowships
July 11, 2014
Dartmouth engineering students James Kennedy '14 and Albert Kim '14 we awarded fellowships that will support their research in environmental engineering and biomaterials.
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.
50,000 N.H. Wells At Risk Of High Arsenic, Negative Health Impacts
June 19, 2014 | NHPR
Dartmouth just received a $13 million dollar grant to support its research into the health impacts of arsenic in NH wells.
Symposia Highlight Photonics-based Applications
June 10, 2014 | CLEO
Professor Jifeng Liu showed his most recent efforts in large-scale silicon photonic integration at CLEO's silicon photonics symposium.
State, feds team up with Dartmouth on water survey
June 7, 2014 | Concord Monitor
Dartmouth is helping NH find out how many people test and treat their wells and see if there are obstacles to testing that can be overcome.
Arctic sea ice polluted with microplastics
May 30, 2014 | CBC
Rachel Obbard, a materials scientist at Dartmouth in New Hamphire, discovered that Arctic sea ice was contaminated with microplastics by accident.