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Really Invisible Braces
April 16, 2015
ComfortCorrect, the 2014 MEPC winner, is poised to dramatically alter the orthodontics market
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NBC LA: Expo Line Placement Has Always Been A Danger Says USC Professor
April 09, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati comments on the dangers of the Expo Line design in light of the recent Metrolink accident near USC
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LA Daily News: Metrolink Trains' Flawed, Dangerous Design
April 09, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati and James E. Moore discuss the Expo Line and the dangers it poses at high-risk areas including intersections and pedestrian crossing zones
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Aerospace: Wanda Austin Selected to Serve on President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
April 08, 2015
Wanda Austin has been selected by President Barack Obama to serve on the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
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Faculty Profile: Ali Abbas
April 08, 2015
Meet new faculty member and director of USC's CREATE, Ali Abbas and learn about his goals in research and national security at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering
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KPCC: Metro Officials Looking Into Cause of Expo Line Crash
March 31, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati discusses the Expo Line crash and points out that the specific design of the line has been criticized for being accident-prone since its opening in 2012
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LA Times: New, Smaller Hospitals Built for Higher Efficiency
March 31, 2015
David Belson comments on the new, smaller MLK hospital, noting that the decrease in size aligns with more updated hospital efficiency perspectives
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KPCC: Fighting Planned Obsolescence of Consumer Appliances
March 24, 2015
James Moore comments on the planned obsolescence of electronics and appliances
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The Ins and Outs of Industrial and Systems Engineering
March 09, 2015
James E. Moore, II, Viterbi Vice-Dean and incoming President of the Institute of Industrial Engineers talks about industrial engineering in today’s context
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Washington Post: More Practical 3D-Printed Homes
February 06, 2015
Behrokh Khoshnevis' Contour Crafting is promising for more practical 3D-printed homes
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The Fleischer Prize in Green Technology
February 01, 2015
USC Viterbi Students encouraged to apply
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Tech News World: Hyperloop Test Track To Be Built in Texas
January 22, 2015
James Moore discusses future testing of Elon Musk's Hyperloop design
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NBC LA: Obstacles for California's High-Speed Rail
January 15, 2015
James Moore comments on the future of California's high-speed rail
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ASME: Origami-Inspired 3D-Printing
January 14, 2015
Yong Chen discusses how origami inspired his research in 3D-printing
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NEWS ROUND-UP: CDC May Have Mishandled Ebola Virus
January 13, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati comments on the human error in the mishandling of a live Ebola virus
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NY Times: Ebola Sample Mishandled by CDC
January 05, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati comments on the error that exposed a technician to the Ebola virus
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Engineering, Business and West Coast Cool
December 22, 2014
USC Viterbi startup VNTANA delivers an unparalleled entertainment experience with industry-leading holographic technology
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USC Trio To Be Inducted into National Academy of Inventors
December 16, 2014
Behrokh Khoshnevis, Alan Willner and Mark Thompson named as fellows by the stellar group of scientists
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Financial Times Magazine: Contour Crafting, A Life-Changing Application of Tech
December 09, 2014
Behrokh Khoshnevis' large-scale 3D printing device could help house the developing world
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Fast Company: 3D Printing May Someday Solve Homelessness
December 05, 2014
Behrokh Khoshnevis' Contour Crafting could help reduce homelessness in the future
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