Researchers at North Carolina State University have figured out how to add a sensor to a computer chip, enabling it to function under extreme situations.
A professor at the University of Toronto has created a distance-mapping video camera that can provide simultaneous focus of both near and far objects in high resolution.
Universities that tap into the technical content provided digitally through Knovel will soon be able to add the Materials Information Society--ASM--information to their data searches.
Cedarville University, a 3,000-student private college in Ohio, is doing what it can to fill the lack of women in technology. In fact, the university was thrilled enough about graduating its first female computer engineering student, it issued a press release.
A university in Florida has persuaded IBM to invest $2 million to help prepare its students for jobs in systems engineering.
A multimedia graduate thesis project that uses a Volkswagen Bug, a Nintendo Wii, and three Google programs could just help renew interest in preserving what's left of Route 66.
Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science will soon meet the new boss, but she's the same as the old boss.
The Cyber Challenge has set as its national goal to identify and train an army of cybersecurity experts to help fill shortages in industry and government. Campuses like Cal Poly are helping to lead the charge.
On May 14, 2010 a team of students from the University of Michigan will get into a 2011 Ford Fiesta, loaded with an application they've developed, and drive out of Ann Arbor to hit Maker Faire, a do-it-yourself festival in San Mateo, CA. The students are the winners of a competition set up in a three-month computer science class titled "Cloud Computing in the Commute."
The University of North Carolina isn't the only institution to develop a standardized approach to license technology developed on campus. According to Lee Taylor, technology licensing associate at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, his institution implemented a form license at the beginning of the academic year, in September 2009.