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|Penn Engineering 2014 Teaching and Advising Awards|
The recipients of the annual Penn Engineering teaching and advising awards are selected directly by Penn Engineering students after thoughtful consideration. David Issadore is the recipient of the The S. Reid Warren, Jr. Award; Russ Composto is the recipient of the Ford Motor Company Award for Faculty Advising; and Tom Farmer is the recipient of the Hatfield Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Lecturer and Practice Professor Track.
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|The Motion of the Medium Matters for Self-assembling Particles|
By attaching short sequences of single-stranded DNA to nanoscale building blocks, researchers can design structures that can effectively build themselves. Now, a Penn Engineering team has made a discovery with implications for all such self-assembled structures: fluid dynamics play a crucial role in the kind and quality of the structures that can be made.
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|Rahul Mangharam Receives 2014 Benjamin Franklin Key Award|
Rahul Mangharam, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, is the recipient of the 2014 Benjamin Franklin Key Award from the IEEE Philadelphia for "outstanding technical innovation and technological contributions that have had significant practical applications."
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|Titan Arm is named to Popular Science Invention Awards 2014|
Titan Arm, a 2013 Senior Design project in MEAM, has been named to the 2014 list of Invention Awards by Popular Science.
Developed by Elizabeth Beattie, Nicholas McGill, Nick Parrotta and Nikolay Vladimirov, Titan Arm is a wearable upper-body exosklelton developed to be both portable and affordable.