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An online publication from Purdue University’s College of Engineering.

Engineering Impact – Spring 2019

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What Is ‘Engineering + X’?

Purdue Engineering aspires to the pinnacle of collaborative excellence, and, indeed, excellence through collaboration. In this issue of Engineering Impact, we are grateful for an opportunity to showcase some of the myriad collaborations with colleges and schools at Purdue and Indiana University.

Engineering + Agriculture

Introduction

With an anticipated completion in 2020, the new Agricultural & Biological Engineering building will bring faculty home from 11 campus buildings to 165,000 square feet of new and remodeled space.

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Digital Ag

Sensor gives farmers more accurate reads on plant health.

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Food Protection

Award-winning technology speeds up the process to detect foodborne illnesses.

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Opening Data

OATS researchers using data to improve food access to a growing global population.

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Fueling Prosperity

WHIN grant sparks global hub for digital agriculture and next-generation manufacturing collaborations.

Engineering + Health Sciences

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Raising the Bar for Healthcare

Regenstrief Center conducts research to improve healthcare delivery.

Engineering + Pharmacy

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Bridging Pharmacy With Engineering

Engineering collaborations with industrial pharmacy mirror the latter field’s ventures into new frontiers.

Engineering + Management

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Dual-Power Graduates: Two Degrees In Two Years

Concurrent master’s degree program highlights new collaboration.

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Engineering Entrepreneurship

Campus partnerships merge technology and business on a path to market.

Engineering + Veterinary Medicine

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Linking Biomedical Engineering with Veterinary Medicine

Doctoral program bridges two kindred disciplines.

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Tracking a Brain Chemical Gone Rogue

Tiny implantable sensor shows promise in tracing glutamate spikes.

Engineering + Medicine

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Biomedical Engineering Meets Clinical Practice

Collaboration sets the standard for the exchange of ideas between engineering and medicine.

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Research-driven Solutions

USAID selects Purdue-led center to research world poverty challenges.

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Purdue Solar Device Wins Award

Licensed device transforms food-drying processes.

Engineering + Liberal Arts

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Theatre Meets Engineering

Collaboration enriches engineering and theatre education.

Engineering + Technology

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The Catalyst for Manufacturing

Purdue’s INMaC is advancing the manufacturing ecosystem in Indiana.

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‘Assure’ing Ultra-Secure, Ultra-Reliable Trusted Microelectronics

Collaboration will ensure security and reliability upfront.

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Partnering for Defense

Alliances further the state as a leader in military arts, science and technology.

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Maker Space for Boilermakers

BIDC is a place for students to explore new ideas and put them into action.

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Taking Flight

PEGASAS is working to improve general aviation.

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New Campus ‘Gateway’

Collaboration between Engineering and Polytechnic.

Engineering + Science

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Disease Detectives

Developing an integrated biosensing platform to detect diseases faster and more cheaply.

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Advancing the Quantum Science National Agenda

Researchers spearhead quantum computing projects.

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New Quantum Material Could Warn of Neurological Disease

Speaking the brain’s language.

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Toward Unhackable Communication

Single particles of light could bring the ‘quantum internet.’