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  Nanotech garment will gather health information through sweat
 
Shu Yang, Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and Randall Kamien of the School of Arts & Sciences are teaming up with a researcher at Drexel to make a new kind of wearable health tracking device that gathers information from its wearer through his or her sweat.
 
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  Penn Researchers Develop Placenta-on-a-chip
  In a study led by Dan Huh, Wilf Family Term Assistant Professor in Bioengineering, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have developed the first placenta-on-a-chip that can fully model the transport of nutrients across the placental barrier. The flash-drive-sized device contains two layers of human cells that model the interface between mother and fetus. Microfluidic channels on either side of those layers allow researchers to study how molecules are transported through, or are blocked by, that interface.
 
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  Andrea Ning Finds Inspiration Through Summer Classes and Penn Jobs
 
Spending the summer taking classes and working in the University of Pennsylvania admissions office and as a research assistant is giving Penn Engineering rising sophomore Andrea Ning an opportunity to stretch her mind and expand her interests.
 
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  Penn Students Best Among U.S. Schools at Electric Racing Competition
  Penn's Electric Racing team has placed first among schools in the United States and second overall in this year's Formula SAE Electric Vehicle competition, an electric car competition that spans design, construction and performance in a race. Student run and organized, the team is based in the Penn Engineering's Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, and is advised by Andrew Jackson, a professor of practice in the department.
 
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Penn Engineering in 100 Seconds

Penn Engineering in 100 Seconds, hosted by the Engineering Deans' Advisory Board (EDAB) on October 1, featured eight Penn Engineering professors who discussed, in less than 100 seconds, research, personal passions, or any other topic that interested them. View videos from the lectures here.

Penn Engineering in 100 Seconds

Penn Engineering in 100 Seconds, hosted by the Engineering Deans' Advisory Board (EDAB) on October 1, featured eight Penn Engineering professors who discussed, in less than 100 seconds, research, personal passions, or any other topic that interested them. View videos from the lectures here.

 

Penn Engineering's Study Spaces Interactive Map

Penn Engineering provides study spaces in to suit every student's needs. Check out EDAB’s interactive "Study Spaces" map here.

 

 

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