February 2015

Human Spare Parts

Human Spare Parts

A new engineering discipline looks ahead to the manufacture of personalized organs for testing or replacement. Kaiming Ye, a professor of bioengineering at Binghamton University, has a vision of health care’s future: A patient goes to see his doctor complaining of chest pains and is diagnosed with serious heart disease. Some of his cells are collected, perhaps from a biopsy or … [Read More...]

Reality Knocks

Reality Knocks

A graduate program trains engineering leaders by pushing them out of their comfort zones. A few weeks into Northeastern University’s graduate-level Gordon … [Read More...]

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