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mechanical engineering

Tiny dancers

Giant leap for robotics?

October 20, 2015
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Researchers study spider crickets' aerial acrobatics in hopes of building better robots
Food for thought

Using their noodles

July 28, 2015
High school students from around the world compete in annual Spaghetti Bridge Competition

Smart pill dispenser

June 18, 2015
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Tamper-proof bottle designed by students could help curb prescription painkiller misuse, abuse

Hands-on diagnosis

April 29, 2015
Tiny lab devices could attack huge problem of drug-resistant infections

Top honor for K.T. Ramesh

April 1, 2015
Mechanical engineering professor receives W.M. Murray medal from experimental mechanics society
Robot regatta

Sink or swim assignment

December 11, 2014
Engineering students use sensors, actuators to help steer model sailboats
Engineering challenge

Ready to launch

December 4, 2014
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Student-built devices compete in Mousetraps and Rubber Bands contest

Five named Siebel Scholars

October 3, 2014
Program awards $35,000 to doctoral students pursuing bioengineering research

'Father of medical robotics'

Sept-Oct 2014
Computer scientist Russ Taylor helped create breakthroughs in computer-assisted brain, spinal, eye, ear, nose, throat surgeries / Gazette

Sleuthing subs

August 4, 2014
Underwater robots monitor water quality, keep tabs on pollutants
On the move

Cancer's propulsion system

May 1, 2014
Water-based 'engine' helps tumor cells move through tight spaces in the body, study shows
Slick research

Damage control

April 15, 2014
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Engineers study oil spills in hopes of preventing a repeat of Deepwater Horizon disaster
Juggle fever

No clowning around

February 11, 2014
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Hopkins researchers study juggling to gain insight into how we move

Journey to innovation

Jan-Feb 2014
Johns Hopkins student teams tackle engineering challenges in the developing world / Gazette
No crack team

On target

December 6, 2013
Student-built Perpetual Motion on target in annual Mousetraps and Rubber Bands engineering contest