(Re)charging into the future
Prof. Jennifer Schaefer is exploring ways to create a better kind of battery — one that is lighter, smaller, safer, and made with sustainable materials.
What does humanity need?
That’s the question we set out to answer every day. As engineers at Notre Dame, the solution isn’t one we find. It’s one we build. We’re humans building a more humane world.
Notre Dame Engineering is a growing community of explorers, innovators, teachers and mentors. This year, we welcomed …
The University of Notre Dame’s Engineering Innovation Hub (EIH) has opened its doors to students and industry …
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Spotlight on Research
Fighting for the Human Heart
Through cellular research, Prof. Pinar Zorlutuna is working to extend the time that donor hearts are useable in transplantation. She has built the closest thing possible to the human heart in the laboratory and helped identify and test a preservation solution that improves the condition of a donor heart and extends its preservation time from four to eight hours.