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  • 06/18/2015

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

    They've gotten the A-OK from NASA, so two recent Yale University graduates are busy building an asteroid rock chipper.

    They're among 11 students and graduates taking part in the third annual...

  • 06/16/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Yale researchers have proposed a new model to explain the drop in elastic stiffness in the middle of the Earth's continental lithosphere.

  • 06/12/2015

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    President Obama is leading the nation in a week-long celebration of making June 12-18, 2015. The National Week of Making is a White House initiative to...

  • 06/10/2015

    Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Researchers at the Yale Emotional Intelligence Center wanted to create a safe environment for children to discuss difficult issues they face in the classroom, so they turned to two sympathetic...

  • 05/19/2015

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

    The spring semester was another busy one for design enthusiasts at the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science. A series of presentations were the final task in each course where students...

  • 05/18/2015

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    Members of the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science community celebrated the awarding of 155 Engineering degrees on May 18, 2015. Yale College students earned 155 Baccalaureate degrees...

  • 05/12/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Mitchell Smooke, Strathcona Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science and Applied Physics, has been selected to receive the 2015 American Institute of Aeronautics and...

  • 04/22/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Metallic glass, a class of materials that offers both pliability and strength, is poised for a friendly takeover of the chemical landscape.

  • 04/20/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Scientists are coming to grips with the superior grasping ability of humans and other primates throughout history.

  • 04/18/2015

    Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Yale’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) has won a $10,000 grant from the Alcoa Foundation’s Creation of a Global Engineer Program. Designed to create and replicate service learning “best...

  • 04/13/2015

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    Two seniors and two juniors are the newest members of Yale's chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the national engineering honor society. The new members were inducted during a ceremony on Friday, April 10,...

  • 04/08/2015

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    With spring finally here and the snow nearly entirely gone, much of what was buried throughout the winter is now being repurposed in birds’ nests.

  • 04/05/2015

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

    For the members of Trinity Mobile Networks and Wellinks — both innovative Yale ventures  — the warmth of spring arrived a bit early when their companies were named finalists in the Cisco-...

  • 03/29/2015

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

    Five years ago, two humble undergrads founded a club that could bring aerospace science to Yale; from their first venture building and launching a weather balloon capable of photographing the New...

  • 03/25/2015

    Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    In the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design (CEID), Alois Cerbu is insulating a heater that he'll soon connect to a very large...