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mechanical engineering

Robot regatta

Sink or swim assignment

December 11, 2014 4:21:00 pm
Engineering students use sensors, actuators to help steer model sailboats
Engineering challenge

Ready to launch

December 4, 2014 1:57:00 pm
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Student-built devices compete in Mousetraps and Rubber Bands contest

Five named Siebel Scholars

October 3, 2014 11:19:00 am
Program awards $35,000 to doctoral students pursuing bioengineering research
What I've Learned

'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 10:50:00 am
Underwater robots monitor water quality, keep tabs on pollutants
On the move

Cancer's propulsion system

May 1, 2014 3:51:00 pm
Water-based 'engine' helps tumor cells move through tight spaces in the body, study shows
Slick research

Damage control

April 15, 2014 9:21:00 am
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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 12:05:00 pm
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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 3:13:00 pm
Student-built Perpetual Motion on target in annual Mousetraps and Rubber Bands engineering contest
Fish Tale

Movement mystery solved

November 4, 2013 3:00:00 pm
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Discovery may enhance designs, control systems for small robots that fly, swim, move on mechanical legs
Print shop

High-tech toy

Nov 2013
If you can dream it, JHU Engineering's machine shops can make it with 3-D printer / Gazette
Program note

JHU adds master's in robotics

October 22, 2013 2:51:00 pm
Program created to help address growing need for engineers with expertise to design, deploy advanced robotics systems
On the sun

The affairs of solar flares

May 24, 2013 2:49:00 pm
Turbulence to blame for magnetic field behavior in solar flares, researchers say
Beat the heat

Sensor invention

May 15, 2013 1:31:00 pm
Video game device could help save children trapped in overheated cars