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  • 01/25/2016

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    When Ellen Su started at Yale, she planned to major in art and study painting, but got interested in design and sculpture. She supplemented her studies with courses in mechanical engineering and...

  • 01/15/2016

    Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    The student teams of Medical Device Design and Innovation (MENG/BENG 404) recently presented what could be the next breakthroughs in medicine.

  • 01/11/2016

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Whether in the business of jamming granular materials into a solid (manufacturing pills, for instance) or keeping materials from solidifying (as in wastewater treatment), it's crucial to...

  • 12/23/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    In 2013, Bulldogs Racing took top prize in the 2013 Formula Hybrid International at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

  • 12/22/2015

    Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Yale University researchers have figured out a way to refine bulk metallic glasses to improve their electrochemical performance.

    Results of the research, based in the lab of chemical and...

  • 12/15/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Wellinks, a wearable health technology company founded by three Yale students, recently raised $265,000 in funding from sources including Connecticut Innovations, the New England Pediatric Device...

  • 12/09/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    The Post-it notes that line your computer monitor may seem pretty commonplace, but it turns out that there's a lot more going on than we realized when it comes to making them stick.

  • 12/07/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Judy J. Cha, newly named as the Carol and Douglas Melamed Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, focuses her research on synthesis and transport measurements of two...

  • 11/30/2015

    Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    A few years ago, Aaron Fuchs ’10 was working in hedge funds on Wall Street. It paid well, but Fuchs felt that he could be doing some more rewarding. Long interested in education, he thought about...

  • 11/20/2015

    Ming Tsai
    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Before Ming Tsai became a celebrity chef known for fusing Eastern and Western cuisines, he was a mechanical engineering student at Yale. He's now host of his own cooking show, "Simply Ming," and...

  • 11/19/2015

    Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Yale University has revised its Student Patent Policy to recognize and better encourage student innovation.

  • 11/10/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Understanding how the flow of water affects a riverbed’s sediment is no easy trick. Complexities like grain-grain friction, non-spherical grain shape, and fluid turbulence figure into it. The...

  • 11/09/2015

    Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    The sweetness of a peppermint candy can be experienced with the nose pinched shut, but flavor is detectable only when the pinch is released and volatiles in the candy are exhaled back into the...

  • 11/05/2015

    Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    One of Yale's student clubs, Bulldogs Racing, may be on track to create one of the fastest electric race cars in the nation.

  • 10/19/2015

    Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    As part of this year's White House Astronomy Night, Pres. Barack Obama will salute students from the Yale Undergraduate Aerospace Association tonight.