Nearly All of Greenland’s Surface Melted Overnight in 2012—Here’s Why
May 19, 2014 | Smithsonian Magazine
A Thayer School-led study shows that high temperatures and black carbon from forest fires and fossil fuels combined to push the huge ice sheet over the edge.
Greenland’s Disappearing Glaciers—A Tale of Fire and Ice
May 19, 2014 | NOVA
A story on Greenland's melting glaciers mentions work by several Dartmouth engineers including Chris Polashenski '07 Th'07, Zoe Courville Th'03, '07, and engineering PhD candidates Kaitlin Keegan and Carolyn Stwertka.
Study: Climate Change, Fires Melted Greenland Ice Surface
May 19, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
The study, conducted by Thayer School of Engineering and the Desert Research Institute, is reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Boosted by grants, researchers study arsenic testing in wells
May 13, 2014 | The Dartmouth
Engineering professor Mark Borsuk and the Dartmouth Toxic Metals Superfund Research Program received a grant from the NH Department of Environmental Services to explore the reasons many do not test wells for arsenic.
Dartmouth received a $93,000 grant to determine how often well owners in NH test their drinking water and what factors keep those owners from testing more often.
Dartmouth Students Strike It Big With NSF Fellowships
April 22, 2014 | Dartmouth Now
Alden Claire Adolph and Molly Grear ’11 will use their NSF Graduate Research Fellowships to continue their studies in engineering.
An Easier, Safer, and More Accurate Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer
April 2, 2014 | NCCC
Professor Brian Pogue is quoted about his research which measured treatment response to pancreatic cancer photodynamic therapy (PDT).
New issue of Dartmouth Engineer magazine
April 1, 2014
The newest issue of Dartmouth Engineer, the magazine of Thayer School of Engineering, is now online. Features: Growth Factors; Room to Operate; Schools of Thought.
MRI and Optical Scanning During Surgery Accurately Locate Small Breast Cancer Tumors
March 27, 2014 | NCCC
Dartmouth engineers have collaborated with physicians at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center to develop a new approach to breast-conserving surgery.
Engineers and neurosurgeons at Dartmouth have inaugurated the use of intraoperative MRI within the VISIUS® Surgical Theatre inside the hospital’s Center for Surgical Innovation (CSI).