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Lehigh partners with Da Vinci Science Center for ‘Women in Science & Engineering’ days

February 23, 2024

More than 900 area middle-schoolers participated in two-day event, held in conjunction with Engineers Week 2024, featuring hand-on demos and games led by Lehigh faculty and students.

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HoloMicroscope™ Featured in Jan/Feb 2024 Issue of Advanced Materials & Processes

January 1, 2024

The HoloMicroscope™ app under development at the NHI was featured in the January/February 2024 Issue of Advanced Materials & Processes, a publication from ASM International.


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Lehigh University CHIN 298/198(Critical reading and writing in Chinese) Class/NHI Experience

September 28, 2023

The students from CHIN 298/198 explored accessing the HoloLens 2 Mixed Reality Headset in the NHI Lab. These students were from various backgrounds including Colleges of Business, Arts and Science, and Engineering. This type of smart glasses technology was new to them and many commented on potential future uses in classroom learning and in medical research. In addition, several students expressed strong interest in the ALEXA virtual assistant technology , giving ALEXA voice commands and learning about the NHI Lab.



Society of Plastics Engineers Palisades-MidAtlantic Section Tours the NHI

September 21, 2023

Professors Raymond Pearson and Lesley Chow and Visiting Scholar Joan Stanescu hosted the Society of Plastics Engineers Palisades-MidAtlantic Section on September 21, 2023, in the NHI's mixed and virtual reality lab in the new Health, Science and Technology Building. The visit included using the HoloLens2 'smart glasses' to imagine and interact with holographic structures.


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TE 403 visit to NHI

September 6, 2023

Grad students David Hurly, Angela Rees, and Sam Goff from M.Eng. Technical Entrepreneurship at Lehigh were welcomed by TE alum Joan Stanescu to experience the HoloLens 2/Augmented Reality at the Nano Human Interfaces (NHI) lab at Lehigh University.

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Lehigh CHOICES program visits Lehigh's NHI (TikTok Video)

July 17, 2023

Summer camp at Lehigh looks a little something like this. Every spring and summer, the Lehigh CHOICES program hosts a group of middle school students and gives them a taste of what it’s REALLY like being a #WomaninSTEM. Through fun projects and field trips, these girls walk away with engineering knowledge under their belt and lots of fun memories.

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Anjali Shah ’24 earns top prize at 2023 Undergraduate Research Symposium | P.C. Rossin College of Engineering & Applied Science (lehigh.edu)

April 14, 2023

Lehigh bioengineer awarded $2000 conference travel scholarship for work on point-of-care screening device for sickle cell disease

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Allentown students attend engineering symposium at Lehigh U. and NHI | Lehigh Valley Regional News | wfmz.com

April 12, 2023

Allentown middle-schoolers got a front row seat in engineering Wednesday morning. Students and teachers from Raub Middle School visited Lehigh University in Bethlehem for the annual undergraduate research symposium. They got to interact with engineering student researchers from Lehigh and Lafayette College.

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Raub Middle School Students Visit Lehigh University and NHI for annual David and Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium| PHOTOS – The Morning Call (mcall.com)

April 12, 2023

Students from Raub Middle School in Allentown attend Lehigh University’s annual David and Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium on Wednesday, April 12, 2023, in Bethlehem. The activities included a lab tour and a virtual reality demonstration.

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Kate Arrington, NHI Researcher: Researching the Researchers | Lehigh University

March 30, 2023

In her ‘Lab Lab’ at the heart of campus, Arrington studies colleagues as they pursue their cutting-edge science—and aims to help them do that science better.

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Nano|Human Interfaces and the HST Building included in Two of the Top Five Biggest Lehigh Stories of 2022

December 29, 2022

2022 was a year of innovation and new opportunities at Lehigh. The university opened its highly-anticipated Health, Science and Technology Building for interdisciplinary research and held in-person events reminiscent of days before the pandemic. As the year comes to a close, here is a look at five of the biggest Lehigh stories of 2022.

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Lehigh Formally Opens HST Building, Celebrates Founder’s Weekend

October 14, 2022

Events included guided tours of Lehigh’s new Health, Science and Technology Building, a festival on the Clayton University Center lawn and more.

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Technical Entrepreneurship Class meets NHI (TikTok)

September 22, 2022

Video of the lab.

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NHI Director Dr. Martin Harmer honored as Distinguished Lecturer

April 28, 2022

NHI Director Dr. Martin Harmer was featured as the Distinguished Lecturer of the 2022 Malcolm G. McLaren (MGM) Distinguished Lecture Symposium.

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A peek into Lehigh research: Developing metal superalloys

April 16, 2022

Lehigh University recently entered an agreement with The Ohio State University granting upwards of $25 million over five years to develop two new superalloys for the U.S. Army Research Lab and to conduct further research on these materials.

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New Health, Science and Technology Building: A Hub for Interdisciplinary Research

April 7, 2022

The largest building Lehigh has ever built, HST is designed to encourage collaboration among faculty and students across disciplines.

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Lehigh and the U.S. Army Research Lab Announce $25 Million Cooperative Agreement to Develop Next-Generation Metallic Alloys

April 1, 2022

Researchers from Lehigh and Ohio State will leverage the existing Presidential Nano|Human Interfaces (NHI) Initiative for an innovative collaboration on the development of two novel metallic alloys.

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'Lehigh' Lights Up the Night

December 3, 2021

New Health, Science and Technology building is illuminated for the first

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NHI Director Martin Harmer Performs a Magic Trick for Lehigh GO Getters (YouTube)

May 14, 2020

>Materials science and engineering professor Martin Harmer performs a magic trick with Lehigh University president John Simon. Visit lehigh.edu/gogetters and listen to the GO Getters podcast.

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