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Engineers create bio-inspired sensors for smarter robotics

Engineers create bio-inspired sensors for smarter robotics

A Penn State professor has collaborated with researchers in China to develop an “electronic skin” sensor that mimics dynamic human motion, and their breakthrough could change the future for severely disabled people.  Huanyu “Larry” Cheng is Penn State’s Dorothy...

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Materials Valley By the Numbers

Materials Valley By the Numbers

Credit: Patrick Mansell Read any headlines about materials research or commercial material breakthroughs, and sooner or later, Penn State’s name will be mentioned. That’s because it not only leads the world in materials research, but it also successfully partners with...

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Can’t-Miss Event: Penn State’s Materials Day 2020

Can’t-Miss Event: Penn State’s Materials Day 2020

This year’s Penn State Materials Day, Nov. 10–11, is free, open to the public and virtual — offering anyone interested in attending the opportunity to check out all the amazing innovations happening here in Materials Valley. This year’s theme is Convergence of...

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Blue Mountain Secures Growth Investment from Accel-KKR

Blue Mountain Secures Growth Investment from Accel-KKR

State College, PA – September 29, 2020 –  Blue Mountain Quality Resources (“Blue Mountain”), a developer of  enterprise  asset management products and services for the Life Sciences  industry, today announced that  it has received a significant  growth  investment...

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Innovation Spotlight

The tech industry is growing in Happy Valley and the surrounding region. We spoke with three tech leaders about their secrets to success.