Though many engineering schools are organized along traditional disciplinary lines, the problems engineers have to solve today rarely fall within a single engineering discipline. Hence, Dartmouth's Thayer School of Engineering
has chosen to concentrate on engineering in medicine, energy and complex systems. These areas represent complex, interdisciplinary and technology-based challenges facing today's world.
Read the full story, which quotes Thayer School Dean Joseph Helble and was published by The Times of India on 1/10/11.