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April 14, 2017

Computers Create Recipe for Two New Magnetic Materials

Supercomputer-generated recipes yield two new kinds of magnets

mahato winners

April 21, 2017

Liver Cells Take First Place in 7th Annual Mahato Memorial Image Contest

The 7th Annual "Envisioning the Invisible" Mahato Memorial Photo Contest took place on the evening of Thursday, April 20, 2017. Taking first place this year was Asli Unal, a biomedical engineering doctoral student, with a colorful image of liver cells growing in a petri dish. Coordinated by our [...]

Challenged in a Pratt class for first-year students to design a toy for a McDonald's Happy Meal, Barbara Groh and Samuel Lester developed telescoping lightsaber toys.

April 20, 2017

Fun in a Box: Happy Meal Challenge Teaches First-Year Students Design Thinking

Students in EGR 121 always knew the best thing inside a McDonald’s Happy Meal is the toy – now they know how they might design one.

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Engadget | April 17, 2017

Computer Models Help Form New Magnetic Materials

Featuring Stefano Curtarolo

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medGadget | April 12, 2017

Scientists Now Able to Target Drugs at Select Neurons

Featuring Michael Tadross

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The Engineer | April 7, 2017

Metamaterial Yields Orders-of-Magnitude Improvement to Infrared Sensors

Featuring Willie Padilla

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