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  • 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...

  • 05/15/2013

    Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Two outstanding Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science graduate students were honored by Dean T. Kyle Vanderlick at the annual Crest & Fest celebration on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.

  • 05/03/2013

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

    Bulldogs Racing, a student group sponsored by the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science that builds and competes in a hybrid gas-electric racecar, won the 2013 Formula Hybrid...

  • 05/03/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science undergraduate Jerry Wang has won first prize in the 2013 ASME Old Guard Oral Presentation Competition at the organization’s Student Professional...

  • 04/19/2013

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

    In a time that technological breakthroughs are desperately needed, our risk-averse and underinformed culture is making innovation more difficult, famed inventor Dean Kamen told a Yale audience on...

  • 02/27/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Glass doesn't have to be brittle.

    In a paper published online Feb. 26 in the journal Nature Communications, a Yale University team and collaborators propose a way of predicting whether a...

  • 02/15/2013

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

    Though open to the Yale community since Aug. 26, the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design in the Becton Center held an official dedication ceremony Thursday afternoon.

  • 02/09/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Young's law - which determines a droplet's equilibrium contact angle - is the pillar on which much of the science of wetting is based. Usually, it works incredibly well.

  • 02/06/2013

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

    T. Kyle Vanderlick has been reappointed as dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Science for a second term that runs through Dec. 31, 2017.

  • 02/01/2013

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Materials scientists have long known how to make disordered solids, or glasses, from polymers, organics, and other chemical compounds, but only recently have they learned to do so with metals....