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  • 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.

  • 11/07/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    The pitch is thrown, the batter connects—crack! For a fraction of a moment, these two objects are stuck together, pulled together by adhesion energy and pushed apart by their own...

  • 11/07/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Two Yale students who have built a hybrid rocket engine are scaling up and readying their motor for flight.

  • 11/06/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    NASA Mission Specialist Ryan Stone—unnerved, immobile, gasping for oxygen—spins in the zero gravity, her suit and accessories weightlessly bumping against the walls of the International Space...

  • 10/24/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Students in the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design (CEID) have been treated this week to the pure, dulcet tones of newly-built guitars, plucked by—who else?—engineers.

  • 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...

  • 10/08/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Aaron Dollar, John J. Lee Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, has been awarded a 2013 Young Faculty...

  • 10/03/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Kamran Shamaei is walking proud this fall, having just won first prize in the Robotics - Graduate Division of the 2013 ASME Student Mechanism & Robot Design Competition. Shamaei, a SEAS Ph.D....

  • 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...

  • 08/19/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Jan Schroers and his colleagues are here to shatter some attitudes about glass.

    While they're at it, they'll bend a few metals to their will.

  • 07/19/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Researchers at Yale have developed a way to alter the microanatomy of glass and measure how the changes affect the material's overall character — offering new possibilities for tailoring glass...

  • 07/15/2013

    Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    In a year's time, the 3-D printers at Yale's Center for Engineering Innovation and Design (CEID) have churned out countless parts, prototypes, and curiosity-driven experiments in plastic —...

  • 06/25/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Researchers have found a way to drive water droplets along a flat surface without applying heat, chemicals, electricity, or other forces: All that's required is varying the stiffness of the...

  • 05/21/2013

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

    Members of the Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science community celebrated the awarding of 129 Engineering degrees on May 20, 2013, at Yale’s 312th Commencement Ceremony. Yale College...