Thayer Engineers Work on NASA Snow Satellite Design
March 23, 2017 | Dartmouth News
Three Thayer engineers are traipsing across a mountaintop in western Colorado, digging deep in the Rocky Mountain snow as part of a new NASA project known as SnowEx.
Professors Who Invent Attract Engineering Students – Here’s Why
March 10, 2017 | GoodCall
A look at how professors — including Dartmouth engineering professor Eric Fossum — who invent can often be a college’s best recruiters for top engineering students.
Research showing the effectiveness of a new targeted fluorescent agent for guiding brain tumor surgery—a dye recently FDA-approved for a first in-human study—was published in Clinical Cancer Research.
Helping to shrink digital cameras wins a big prize for Dartmouth professor
February 14, 2017 | Concord Monitor
"When I called Eric Fossum at Dartmouth to talk about receiving the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, I immediately asked for his Eureka story."
Thayer professor Tillman Gerngross has been elected to The National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
Meet The Inventors Who Turned Billions Of Phones Into Cameras
February 2, 2017 | Forbes
A trio of engineers behind the invention of the image-sensing technology found in billions of smartphones, camera phones, PCs and hospital scanning technology, won the £1 million ($1.3 million) Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.
The inventor responsible for smartphone cameras says selfies and cat videos were the biggest surprise
February 1, 2017 | Business Insider UK
Fossum is one of four engineers to be awarded the £1 million Queen Elizabeth Prize on Tuesday for his invention.
Meet the Inventors Who Helped Put a Camera Phone in Everyone’s Pocket
February 1, 2017 | TIME
"Next time you're photographing your brunch, perhaps you should use the hashtag #Fossum."
£1m Queen Elizabeth Prize: Digital camera tech lauded
February 1, 2017 | BBC News
The inventors of digital cameras, including Dartmouth engineering professor Eric Fossum, have won the highest international engineering prize.
The global award honors Eric Fossum for an innovation that benefits humanity: the image sensor technology used in every digital camera today.