Boosting 3-D Visualization Skills
No Legos as a kid? No problem. Engineering educators are now keen on teaching spatial visualization.
November 13, 2018
A Different Kind of Energy Wave
One energy solution may be found in looking toward the ocean…not necessarily what you’d expect from researchers at land-locked Penn State.
September 12, 2017
A Columbus Preview for the 2017 ASEE Annual Conference
Prism magazine assistant editor Jenn Pocock has the lowdown on what to check out beyond the convention center.
June 7, 2017
The Play’s the Thing
Jeffrey Steiger, a theater director who creates plays that hold a mirror up to academic life, recently ran a session at ASEE’s Engineering Deans Institute.
May 5, 2017
Engineering Education’s “Dirty” Words
A professor’s big-data crunching helps faculty avoid stymieing students with culturally unfamiliar words.
March 13, 2017
The wake coming off large wind turbines can have positive, unintended consequences for crops.
February 1, 2017
Urban Freight Lab
Researchers at the University of Washington’s Urban Freight Lab study how to best manage infrastructure in packed cities, a useful endeavor during the holidays, when delivery trucks choke our roads.
December 9, 2016
Mobile Virtual Player
The Mobile Virtual Player, developed by students at Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering, was featured in the October Prism magazine.