Katherine Kuchenbecker of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses her work with haptic technology and improving the use of sensory receptors in skin.
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Penn partners with a team from Virginia Tech to build a “Dynamic Anthropomorphic Robot with Intelligence.”
Kenneth Foster of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is interviewed about his research on health and radio-frequency energy.
PHILADELPHIA — Humans produce billions of clot-forming platelets every day, but there are times when there aren’t enough of them, such as with certain diseases or during invasive surgery. Now, University of Pennsylvania researchers have demonstrated that a single drug can induce bone marrow cells called megakaryocytes to quadruple the number of platelets they produce.
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Stephen Lane of Computer & Information Science and alums Michael Highland and Kevin Jenkins discuss the Philadelphia-based game “Hipster City Cycle.”
PHILADELPHIA -– Two faculty members from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Engineering and Applied Science will be participating in the 17th annual Frontiers of Engineering Symposium in September. The exclusive meeting is held by the National Academy of Engineering and will take place at Google Headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.