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.
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.
Prouty cyclist supports own work on cancer research
July 6, 2013 | NH Union Leader
When Adjunct Professor of Engineering Jack Hoopes does his pioneering research into battling breast cancer, his work is partially paid for with money from the fundraiser known as The Prouty.
The US-Norway Fulbright Foundation and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected Professor Erland Schulson for The Fulbright Arctic Chair in Norway.
Microwave imaging can see how well treatment is progressing
April 24, 2013 | BioMed Central
Professor Paul Meaney's research—published in BioMed Central’s open access journal Breast Cancer Research—shows how microwave imaging can be used to monitor how well treatment for breast cancer is working.
A Dog Has Its Day
April 18, 2013 | Dartmouth Now
As part of the Dartmouth Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence directed by Thayer School faculty, P. Jack Hoopes, professor of surgery and of medicine and adjunct professor of engineering, started a clinical trial to test the effectiveness of an experimental treatment using magnetic nanoparticles.