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  • 04/03/2014

    Electrical Engineering

    A quiet strain of Mozart’s 40th Symphony echoes down the hallways of Dunham, emitted from a handheld AM radio receiver. But this particular radio signal is unique, having first been...

  • 04/02/2014

    Electrical Engineering

    Seventeen years ago, professor of electrical engineering Roman Kuc wrote a book that soon became a standard text for...

  • 03/05/2014

    Electrical Engineering

    Though signal lamps are no longer a go-to form for relaying messages, modern communication still relies heavily on sending messages with pulses of light. In fact, as optoelectronic technology gets...

  • 02/06/2014

    Electrical Engineering

    A new Yale University program will study the basic tenets of networks, from mathematics to molecules to mobs.

    The Yale Institute for Network Science, launched Wednesday, will take a multi-...

  • 01/27/2014

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

    On Friday, InnovateHealth Yale hosted its first ever "Global Health Hackathon," bringing together fifty students from across the University to brainstorm and pitch ideas for health-related social...

  • 01/23/2014

    Bulldog Racing Team
    Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Each year, dozens of collegiate teams flock to the New Hampshire Motor Speedway to compete in the International SAE Formula Hybrid Competition, a grueling four-day event where students race...

  • 01/21/2014

    Molybdenum disulfide
    Electrical Engineering

    Molybdenum disulfide is slippery stuff.

    In addition to its common use as a lubricant—it keeps critical machine parts, like airplane engines, slickly moving even during total oil loss—...

  • 01/15/2014

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

    Students in this semester's "Green Engineering and Sustainable Design" seminar will find everything they need to succeed in their new classroom. Whiteboard? Check. Markers? Check. 3D printer,...

  • 12/23/2013

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

    It's not every day that a college semester project has the potential to save lives.

    Yet with each tweak and tinker in Joseph Zinter's Medical Device Design and Innovation course at Yale...

  • 12/03/2013

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

    A 3D printer is sort of like a magic box, fueled by ingenuity.

    Load it with data and presto! Out pops a kneecap. Or a bike chain. Or a brain.

  • 11/21/2013

    Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering

    “By far the best TA I’ve had at Yale.

  • 11/14/2013

    Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering

    The average family photo, all toothy grins and warm embraces, doesn't pass scientific muster. How many strands of hair are on Dad's head? Was it an ill-timed sneeze that turned the toddler into a...

  • 10/18/2013

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

    To access the 3D printers at the Center for Engineering, Innovation and Design (CEID), all economics major and Design for America (DFA) member Paul Singer '16 has to do is swipe his Yale ID at the...

  • 09/19/2013

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

    Two projects originating out of the Introduction to Engineering, Innovation, and Design course have been successfully implemented far, far away from New Haven, CT - in East Africa's Mara River to...

  • 07/29/2013

    Electrical Engineering

    SEAS doctoral student, Stephanie Tomasulo, and postdoctoral associate, Jordan Lang were among top researchers recognized at the recent IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC) in Tampa,...