Features

Summer 2020

Connecting the Dots

In the highly abstract world of network analysis, Carey Priebe stands out for his prowess in tackling real-world problems—from human trafficking to corporate fraud.

Summer 2020

Start ‘em Up

At FastForward U, student entrepreneurs find all the resources they need to bring their creative new ventures to life.

Summer 2020

Is There Life on Mars?

Engineer and inventor Gilbert V. Levin ’47, PhD ’63, says “Yes!”

Winter 2020

Beating the Odds

Meet three students who hit their stride at Johns Hopkins, thanks largely to a supportive program that helps them thrive.

Winter 2020

Enter the Surgineer

Find out how a new member of the clinical team in the operating room holds the potential to help revolutionize the standard of patient care.

Spring 2019

Safety First: Building a Resilient Future

Of all the remarkable things engineers do for humanity, none may be more important than the ways in which they improve our resiliency, keeping us safe from the many potential harms the world has in store.

Spring 2019

Extreme Creativity

An unlikely collaboration between engineers and artists has yielded inspired creations in both fields.

Spring 2019

Roadwork Ahead

Self-driving cars have the potential to stem the carnage of traffic fatalities on our streets, but a safe rollout is imperative. A Johns Hopkins team is working toward a national road map for autonomous vehicle testing.

Winter 2019

Sweet Sensation

When graduate student Luke Osborn needed to test the fingertip sensors he’d spent years developing for prosthesis wearers, he didn’t have far to look. The ensuing collaboration and results hold big promise for amputees.