Facilitating Gender Parity: One Engineering School’s Journey
October 7, 2015 | Make:
At Thayer the tide is turning where women make up nearly half of the junior and senior undergraduate engineering classes.
Seeing the Light ... and Measuring It
September 30, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
Professor Eric Fossum and PhD candidate Jiaju Ma built a new kind of pixel for the Quanta Image Sensor—a breakthrough for photography.
Thayer will offer free mini-courses during winter interim
September 25, 2015 | The Dartmouth
Some students will spend time in Hanover during winter break learning new skills at Thayer School of Engineering, which will offer several free, skills-based courses.
Alector Raises $32M For Immune-Based Neuro Drug Development
September 16, 2015 | Xconomy
Alector, founded two years ago by professor Tillman Gerngross, wants to exploit ties between the immune system and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s to make drugs.
Professor Jifeng Liu and his research team received a U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative award.
To dye for: Breast cancer on the margins
September 1, 2015 | spectroscopyNOW
Dartmouth researchers have devised a new way to perform near infrared optical measurements of resected breast tissue for potential follow-up surgeries.
FDA Visits Thayer to Learn About Medical-Device Failure
September 1, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
Members of the Dartmouth Biomedical Engineering Center explained how they analyze retrieved artificial knees, hips, and other orthopedic implants.
NIH awards DoseOptics $1.4 Million for Radiation Therapy Imaging
August 27, 2015 | DoseOptics
The company was co-founded by William Ware Th’94 and professors Brian Pogue and Scott Davis Th’06 to translate discoveries made by Thayer School and the Geisel School of Medicine.
Dartmouth Co-Leads International Teens in Arctic Research
August 12, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
Professor Mary Albert is participating in a new NSF grant for a high school science outreach program.
Avitide Gets $7.6M More to Purify Complex Biologics
August 6, 2015 | Xconomy
Professor Tillman Gerngross and his investors have launched several startups including Lebanon, NH-based Avitide, which is announcing its latest round of funding.