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McCormick professor develops ‘world’s smallest wearable device’

Alan Perez, Assistant Campus Editor

January 8, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Ultraviolet light detection may soon be at — or in — our fingertips. In collaboration with L’Oréal, McCormick Prof. John Rogers has developed what he says is the world’s smallest wearable device. The gadget, which...

GE Aviation selects McCormick seniors’ work to prototype

Kelli Nguyen, Reporter

May 21, 2017

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

A project created by seven McCormick seniors that more efficiently inspects airplane turbine engines has been selected to be prototyped by GE Aviation, the University announced earlier this month. McCormick senior John Harris,...

Feinberg profs develop apps to improve mental health

Jonah Dylan, Assistant Campus Editor

January 26, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Science & Technology

Researchers at the Feinberg School of Medicine have designed phone apps that aim to help users reduce depression and anxiety by interacting with the apps only a few times a day. Kathryn Noth Tomasino, who co-authored a stu...