Imaging software predicts how you look with different hair styles, colors, appearances

When we go to the hair stylist, we can browse magazines with pictures of models and point to a photo we’d like to try....

Researchers Use Acoustic Voxels to Embed Sound with Data

Columbia Engineering researchers, working with colleagues at Disney Research and MIT, have developed a new method to control sound waves, using a computational approach...

Researchers invent “smart” thread that collects diagnostic data when sutured into tissue

For the first time, researchers led by Tufts University engineers have integrated nano-scale sensors, electronics and microfluidics into threads – ranging from simple cotton...

Ecologists create a framework for predicting new infectious diseases

Ecologists at the University of Georgia are leading a global effort to predict where new infectious diseases are likely to emerge. In a paper...

Computational design tool transforms flat materials into 3-D shapes

A new computational design tool can turn a flat sheet of plastic or metal into a complex 3-D shape, such as a mask, a...