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  Neha Manohar: Crossing Oceans and Disciplines for Research
 
Neha Manohar, a graduate student co-advised by professors Daeyeon Lee and Kathleen Stebe in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, is at the center of a wide-ranging research project to develop materials for multifunctional coatings on emergency tents.
 
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  Penn Researchers Engineer Macrophages to Engulf Cancer Cells in Solid Tumors
 
In a Dennis Discher lab experiment, human macrophages were engineered to ignore the "don't eat me" signal both healthy and cancerous cells exhibit. Combined with cancer-specific targeting antibodies, these engineered macrophages invaded and engulfed human tumor cells in a mouse model.
 
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  VIPER Junior Embraces "Trial and Error" of Chemistry Research
 
When Kyle Kersey wants to describe his research, he finds it difficult to delve into the intricacies of coordination, solubility and steric effects. So he's settled on a more "humbling" approach. Kersey is a rising junior in VIPER studying chemical and biomolecular engineering and chemistry. He conducts research with uranium and thorium in the lab of Eric Schelter, an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry in Arts & Sciences.
 
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  Thirty Faculty Join Penn Engineering
  Penn Engineering is in the midst of its largest faculty expansion in history, adding 30 new faculty members in the span of two years. Vijay Kumar, Nemirovsky Family Dean, has made faculty expansion a priority since his appointment in July 2015. The effort is part of the Penn Engineering 2020 strategic plan, which aims to expand the size of the faculty body to 150, an increase of 33 percent, by the end of the decade.
 
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Penn Engineering Blog

Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.

 

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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.