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  Penn Leads International Collaboration to Re-engineer Disaster Tents
A team of Penn researchers, including the School of Engineering and Applied Science, School of Arts and Sciences and Perelman School of Medicine, have received a five-year, $3.6 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop materials for multifunctional coatings on emergency tents, enabling them to manage water, prevent the spread of bacteria and capture and store solar energy.
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  Penn Engineering prof maps brain changes between childhood and adulthood
In a study, led by Danielle Bassett, Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation in the Department of Bioengineering, researchers from Penn Engineering and the Perelman School of Medicine are revealing the changes in the brain at the root of the difference in mental maturity between an 8-year-olds and 22-year-olds.
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  Haim H. Bau and Changchun Liu to Receive 2015 One Health Award

Haim Bau, Professor in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, and research associate, Changchun Liu, are the 2015 winners of the Vet School's honors for research epitomizing the connection between human and animal well-being.

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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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