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Liquids Stiffer Than Solids

How do you make a liquid stronger than a solid? Use surface tension.

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Innovation with a Purpose

From a less painful method for healing hernias to a new CPR training tool, SEAS students are inventing new medical devices.

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New Issue of Yale Engineering Magazine

Featuring notable achievements in the lab, in the classroom, and on the hockey rink, the 2014-2015 issue looks back at a big year of SEAS stories.

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Saltzman elected to prestigious Institute of Medicine

IOM recognizes excellence and professional achievement and is one of the highest honors in the fields of medicine and health.

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Design and Composition

At the intersection of engineering and music, Yale students hit the right notes.

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Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science

Faculty Spotlight
Corey S. O'Hern
Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science & Physics

Corey O' Hern's research includes statistical mechanics of nonequilibrium systems such as glasses and granular materials; elasticity theories for soft materials; and structural, mechanical, and dynamical properties of proteins including folding, unfolding, and aggregation. The O'Hern Group tackles a broad range of fundamental questions in soft matter and biological physics using a combination of theoretical and computational techniques.