Annual Research Magazine

WPI Research is the university's annual magazine about discovery and innovation with purpose. Feature articles, news items, and notes focus on current research by WPI faculty members and students, major research awards, new faculty books, and faculty honors and achievements. In addition to the cover story on robotics engineering professor Taskin Padir, you'll read about 3-D printing with metal (some call it the next industrial revolution), a new generation of stronger, more sustainable materials inspired by nature, the challenges of bring new discoveries to market, the value of mentoring for women researchers, the quest to develop a fire-resistant fire hose, robots that can help in fighting Ebola and diagnosing cancer, a brain tumor trap, and much more.

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