Arizona State University students win top prize in regional design-build competition (AZOBuild)
A team of four construction management majors in the Del E. Webb School of Construction Programs at Arizona State University recently placed first in the Western Pacific Region 2012 Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) student competition.
3-D technology boosts project to aid heart surgery (Medicalxpress)
Efforts to improve preparation for heart surgery are the focus of a collaboration of Arizona State University biomedical engineering researchers and physicians at Phoenix Children’s Hospital and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix. The team is led by David Frakes, an assistant professor in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering and the School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering.
ASU’s Week in Pictures
Features computer science majors Chelsea Brzezinski, Sean Newport, Cory Schultz and Ryan Sowa discussing their senior capstone project; and Sethuraman Panchanathan, senior vice president of the Office of Knowledge Development and professor, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering, at the 2012 Solar Summit.
Upcoming television appearances
- Horizon, Wednesday, October 18, 5:30 and 10 p.m., Channel 8
Sethuraman “Panch” Panchanathan, senior vice president for Knowledge Enterprise Development, will be discussing the new ISTB-4 building and related research activities.
- ASU Discovers, Monday, October 22, 9 p.m.
A segment on the program will feature Quantum Energy and Sustainable Solar Technologies, ASU’s Engineering Research Center sponsored by the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy.