PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — On Sunday, February 7, Professor Iris Bahar from the Brown University School of Engineering will speak at the 2016 Global Forum on Girls' Education, Creating a World of Possibilities, in New York City.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Filip Simeski ’17 is one of eight recipients of the UMD John L. N. Bitove, C. M. Macedonian Heritage Scholarship Award by the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD). A mechanical engineering concentrator at Brown University, Simeski was born and raised in Macedonia before coming to Providence to pursue his undergraduate studies. Since coming to Brown, Simeski has taken on numerous leadership positions in various student organizations.
With a $25-million gift, part of the University's BrownTogether campaign, Brown will establish the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship, combining real-world experience with academic expertise to equip students for lives of innovation and impact.
An algorithm developed by Brown University researchers helps turn smartphones and off-the-shelf digital cameras into structured light 3-D scanners. The advance could help make high-quality 3-D scanning cheaper and more readily available.