Designs for the Real World

Designs for the Real World

Senior engineering students team up to solve industry problems Helping children with disabilities complete everyday tasks that many of us take for granted — like picking up a water bottle or throwing on a backpack — was an effort University of Delaware biomedical...
HensNest Masks Get Manufacturing Help

HensNest Masks Get Manufacturing Help

UD makers partner with industry to donate 30,000 face masks to at-risk individuals The University of Delaware has partnered with major domestic manufacturers and community organizations to manufacture and distribute 30,000 of their unique HensNest Face Masks to...
First Annual Henswear Symposium

First Annual Henswear Symposium

Henswear, a cross-campus collaboration to develop smart wearables, is hosting its first annual Henswear Symposium on February 21, 2020 in the STAR Campus Health Science Complex North Atrium at the University of Delaware. The event will feature keynote speaker Lucy...
FROM THE MINDS OF HENSWEAR

FROM THE MINDS OF HENSWEAR

ERIC RUTH, AS93   It seems like the right idea, at the right time, in the right place: Bring together a handful of UD’s top researchers, get the ideas percolating, and come up with “smart wearables.” It’s called HensWEAR, and in its relatively brief existence,...
Lighter, Stronger Materials

Lighter, Stronger Materials

UD’s Kun Fu discovers new way to make 3D carbon components Kun (Kelvin) Fu, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Delaware, has used a 3D printer to make pure carbon nanotube (CNT) architectures. Fu is believed to be the first person to...
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