Pneumask: Reusable Full-Face Snorkel Mask PPE Project

Stanford University produced this item on the Pneumask, a reusable full face snorkel mask which may be able to save lives of healthcare professionals by providing them with a vital piece of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The Pneumask combines a full face mask, with an existing supply of rated filters, to create a reusable piece … Read more Pneumask: Reusable Full-Face Snorkel Mask PPE Project

Stanford HAI – COVID-19 and AI: A Virtual Conference

Session I starts at 9:57 Session II : 1:49:50 Session III : 3:01:45 Session IV : 4:55:00 COVID-19 and AI: A Virtual Conference will address a developing public health crisis. Sponsored by the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI), the event will convene experts from Stanford and beyond to advance the understanding of the … Read more Stanford HAI – COVID-19 and AI: A Virtual Conference

[email protected]: A Stanford Medicine Virtual Concert

With most people sheltering in place due to COVID-19, [email protected] provides a weekly hour of musical performances by Stanford Medicine faculty, residents, staff, students & friends. The event is part of Stanford’s Medicine & the Muse, a home for the arts and humanities at the medical school. The program explores the intersections between medicine, the … Read more [email protected]: A Stanford Medicine Virtual Concert

Tips for surviving social distancing from an MIT astronaut

Keeping our distance from each other for an extended period of time is the most effective way to reduce COVID-19’s spread. But the prospect of prolonged social isolation is uncharted territory for many of us. To get some insight on how we might navigate this period of social separation, MIT News checked in with MIT … Read more Tips for surviving social distancing from an MIT astronaut

Ernestine Fu: Introduction to Venture Capital

Ernestine Fu is an angel investor in Silicon Valley, partner at venture capital firm Alsop Louie Partners, and instructor at Stanford University. In this talk, Ernestine discusses the foundations of venture capital from the perspective of an investor and entrepreneur, respectively: sourcing deals and finding investment opportunities, term sheet basics, dynamics of negotiating a financing … Read more Ernestine Fu: Introduction to Venture Capital

Ernestine Fu: All You Need to Know About Venture Capital

MS&E 476: Entrepreneurship through the Lens of Venture Capital Ernestine Fu is an angel investor in Silicon Valley, partner at venture capital firm Alsop Louie Partners, and instructor at Stanford University. In this talk, Ernestine discusses the foundations of venture capital from the perspective of an investor and entrepreneur, respectively: getting into venture capital, dynamics … Read more Ernestine Fu: All You Need to Know About Venture Capital

Stanford researchers find ankle exoskeleton makes running easier

Researchers find that a motorized device that attaches around the ankle and foot can drastically reduce the energy cost of running. Read the story: https://news.stanford.edu/2020/03/25/ankle-exoskeleton-makes-running-easier/ Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu/ Music SyncID: MB018BRKIZODMGR

How to get conductive gels to stick when wet

A team of engineers at MIT has developed a new way of making polymers adhere to surfaces even with the introduction of moisture, that may enable better biomedical sensors and implants. (Read more: http://news.mit.edu/2020/conductive-gels-stick-wet-0320) Watch more videos from MIT: http://www.youtube.com/user/MITNewsOffice?sub_confirmation=1 The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is an independent, coeducational, privately endowed university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. … Read more How to get conductive gels to stick when wet

Stanford engineers develop crawling and transforming soft robot

A new type of robot combines traditional and soft robotics, making it safe but sturdy. Once inflated, it can change shape and move without being attached to a source of energy or air. Read the story: https://news.stanford.edu Stanford University Channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford Stanford University: http://www.stanford.edu/ Music SyncID: MB018BRKIZODMGR