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  • 10/07/2019

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    The revolutionary tech discoveries of the next few decades, the ones that will change daily life, may come from new materials so small they make nanomaterials look like lumpy behemoths.

  • 09/09/2019

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    For a proposal that would reduce the amount of time that astronauts spend outside of their spacecraft, Andrew Reardon ‘21 has won a NASA Connecticut Space Grant Consortium (CTSGC) Undergraduate...

  • 08/28/2019

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

    The SWE Graduate Community would like to recognize GradSWE at Yale University with a GradSWE Established Group Award for their long-standing commitment to the SWE Core Value of Inclusive...

  • 08/27/2019

    Jeffrey Brock speaks to incoming Yale students
    Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    From a diverse set of studies to great resources like the Center for Engineering Innovation and Design (CEID), SEAS Dean Jeffrey Brock gave students from the Class of 2023 an overview of what they...

  • 08/08/2019

    Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Last year China announced that it would reject almost all recyclables imported from other countries due in part to the amount of "impurities" — or non-recyclable materials — in the waste that then...

  • 08/06/2019

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    If you’ve seen “Dont Look Back,” the documentary about Bob Dylan’s 1965 tour of England, you likely remember the famous opening sequence featuring the “Subterranean Homesick Blues.” While it plays...

  • 08/01/2019

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Your tongue is super weird, which is fine because mine is too. Even though it lacks supporting bones, it can move in all sorts of directions because it’s a “muscular hydrostat”: Fluid is...

  • 07/15/2019

    Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Parents can be resistant to hearing that their child faces a challenging health diagnosis. But when Thomas Leaf and Emanuela Palmares learned that their son Caio has autism spectrum disorder (ASD...

  • 07/12/2019

    Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Artificial joints, blood-vessel stents, bone screws, and other implanted objects—crucial tools to help patients—carry risks related to the materials they're made of. Valves and stents, for example...

  • 07/11/2019

    Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Yale Engineering faculty members Fengnian Xia and Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio have been named recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).

  • 07/10/2019

    Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Maddy O'Neal held a shiny titanium screw in her hand while studying a computer model of the device on the screen in front of her, looking for potential weaknesses once the screw is put in someone'...

  • 07/01/2019

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Within the span of two days, Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio presented her technology to a high-caliber audience that included Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, traded ideas with top researchers from around the...

  • 06/21/2019

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    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Bulk metallic glasses (BMGs) have unusual and potentially very valuable properties. But so much is still unknown about how they form and behave that researchers have not been able to take full...

  • 06/20/2019

    Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

    Charles H. Ahn, recently named as the John C. Malone Professor, focuses his research on the fabrication and characterization of the physical properties of materials using advanced synthesis and...

  • 05/21/2019

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

    Members of the Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science community celebrated the awarding of 225 undergraduate Engineering degrees on May 20, 2019.