A Johns Hopkins faculty member has made Popular Science’s annual “Brilliant Ten” list, which puts a spotlight on young scientists who are revolutionizing their fields. The magazine honored Jordan Green, an associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, as among “the most inspired young scientists and engineers – researchers whose ideas will transform the […]
In the 2015 US News and World Report ranking of undergraduate programs, the Whiting School of Engineering’s Biomedical Engineering program retained its #1 ranking—a position it has held as long as US News has ranked the discipline. Overall, the Whiting School of Engineering tied for #15 among engineering schools whose highest degree is a doctorate, and Johns […]
What fills up your iPhone’s photo album? Selfies? Snaps of gourmet meals gone by? Anything you’d rather not mention or moments not meant for the world to see? Then you better know about two factor authentication. That’s the advice JHU information security expert Matthew Green shared during an interview this week on NPR’s All Things […]
The scientific activity inside Malone Hall, the latest physical addition to the Homewood campus, promises to be staggering in both scale and scope. Within the building’s gleaming walls, Johns Hopkins faculty and students will endeavor to: enhance understanding of how human genes cause disease, protect the Earth from an asteroid collision, safeguard and systematize sensitive […]
The Baltimore Sun reported that eight Whiting School of Engineering biomedical engineering students have devised a took that may stop profuse bleeding by injecting polyurethane foam — the kind long used in products such as bedding, furniture and insulation — into those wounded on the battlefield. Read the complete story here.
When Hurricane Sandy hit New York City in 2012 and four flooded hospitals had to be evacuated, their patients, doctors, and services were left in chaos and upheaval for months. People who had no idea where to go for treatment wandered the city. Physicians set up at makeshift offices had trouble accessing medical records. Prescriptions […]