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  Dennis Discher Named 2015 AAAS Fellow
Dennis E. Discher, the Robert D. Bent Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has been named Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), "for outstanding contributions to the understanding of the effects of matrix and cytoskeletal physical properties and forces on cell physiology and stem cell development."
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  Penn Researchers Discover Why E. coli Move Faster in Syrup-like Fluids Than in Water
In a study led by Paulo Arratia, associate professor in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, researchers from Penn Engineering and the School of Arts & Sciences have come together to find an answer to why E. coli cells move faster and farther in viscoelastic fluids. Their findings could inform disease models and treatments, or even help design microscopic swimming robots.
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  Adam Farabaugh Receives 2015 SAE International Rumbaugh Outstanding Student Leader Award

Adam Farabaugh, MSE student in Robotics, is the recipient of the 2015 Society of Automotive Engineers International Rumbaugh Outstanding Student Leader Award for "demonstrating outstanding leadership skills in one or more SAE activities."

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  Nano/Bio Interface Center Recognizes Student Achievements at Penn's NanoDay 2015
Every year, Penn's Nano/Bio Interface Center sponsors a day of education and outreach programs highlighting Penn's interdisciplinary nanotechnology research. At NanoDay@Penn, nanotech researchers show off their work and provide interactive demonstrations to local middle and high school students, host a high school science fair, give tours of Penn Engineering's labs and present a keynote address from a leading figure in the field.


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.

Y-Prize Competition 2015–2016

We have selected three exciting new technologies created by Penn researchers, and now it’s your turn to propose the best commercial applications. We invite you to unleash your creativity, build your entrepreneurial skills, and team up with some great people along the way.Please join us for the Y-Prize Kick-off on Monday, September 28th, 6:30–9:00 p.m. at the Smilow Center for Translational Research. The winner will receive $10,000 and licensing support to help launch their business. Three finalists teams will each receive $2,500. If you plan to attend, please RSVP 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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