LaShanda Korley, the Nord Distinguished Assistant Professor in the Case School of Engineering, is one of 78 young engineers selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering’s 18th annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering symposium.
The symposium will be held Sept. 13-15 at the General Motors Technical Center in Warren, Mich., and will examine serious games, vehicle electrification, climate engineering, and engineering materials for the biological interface.
Pedram Mohseni, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, and his research partner, Randolph J. Nudo, professor of molecular and integrative physiology at Kansas University Medical Center, recently took top honors for a business plan they crafted for the Medical Device Entrepreneur’s Forum at the American Society for Artificial Internal Organs annual conference. The conference was held June 15 in San Francisco.
Mohseni and Nudo offered a plan to commercialize their technology to enhance functional behavioral recovery from brain injury, which they have developed during the last five years.
Case Western Reserve Universty has broken ground for the new Tinkham Veale University Center, which will serve as the new home of more than 160 student organizations. Get a sneak peek inside through a student-guided tour of the building.
Learn more at case.edu/universitycenter.
A group of Case Western Reserve University students have created an innovative solution for filling potholes. Watch this video to see how their clever invention works—and is attracting attention from around the world!
While in the Southern African country of Botswana for a summer study-abroad course in thermodynamics, biomedical engineering majors Ben McClarren and Dan Hageman, along with course professor Dan Lacks, brought their love for the game of tennis with them.
McClarren, who is on the university’s tennis team, and Lacks, an avid tennis player, were planning on bringing a few racquets with them on the trip so their summer needn’t be without one of their favorite pastimes, and then donate the racquets at the end of the trip. Then, a week before departure, Lacks wondered if they shouldn’t expand their contribution.