Swarms of microscopic, magnetic, robotic beads could be scrubbing in next to the world’s top vascular surgeons—all taking aim at blocked arteries. These microrobots, which look and move like corkscrew-shaped bacteria, are being developed by mechanical engineers at Drexel University as a part of a surgical toolkit being assembled by the Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST) in South Korea.
During May 19thto 21st, a seminar on “Nano materials Controlling Contaminants Hazard” was jointly held in NPU by the research group led by Prof. Li Hejun of School of Materials Science NPU, University of Brighton of Great Britain and Drexel University of America. After the meeting, vice dean of School of Materials Science, Mr. Li Wenya had an interview with Prof. Yury Gogotsi from Drexel University on the cultivation of high-level innovative talents.
Dr. Simone Schlichting-Artur, German professor, expertly translates her research into courses that encourage diverse groups of students to reflect on their academic and professional experiences.
Study abroad assistant director Erica Sebastian recently presented her poster "Domestic Student Perceptions of International Students: The Impact of International Experience" at the 2015 NAFSA: Association of International Educators conference.