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Summer 2013 - Engineering Impact

Norm Weldon: A lifetime of achievement
Norman Weldon knows a thing or two about success. A serial entrepreneur, he has started 17 medical device companies, selling nine for substantial profit.
Always @PurdueEngineering
New modeling approach transforms imaging technologies
Researchers are improving the performance of technologies ranging from medical CT scanners to digital cameras.
Innovate @PurdueEngineering
Achieving energy independence
Buildings are the primary energy consumer in the U.S. Without a major transformation in the way we design and operate buildings, the U.S. cannot expect to meet its goals for greenhouse gas emissions.
ChangeTheWorld @PurdueEngineering
Driven to succeed
A homegrown electrical vehicle project that started in the basement of Grant Chapman's family home in Zionsville, Indiana, could someday find its way onto racetracks around the world. And, ultimately, into consumer showrooms.
OurPeopleOurCulture @PurdueEngineering