Splash at Northwestern: Winter Splash February 26th, 2023


NU Splash Biography

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KAREN CHIEN, ESP Teacher




College: Northwestern University

Major: Materials Science Engineering

Year of Graduation: G

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Past Classes

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E94: It's a Small World in Splash 2011 (Apr. 02, 2011)
Ever wonder what the objects around you look like on a very small scale? Join this class to see natural and manmade structures on a micro- and nano-scale and also to learn about various techniques used to obtain these images, including electron and optical microscopy.


E42: Biomaterials: the Future of Healing in Splash 2010 (Apr. 03, 2010)
Ever wonder if it's possible to create a person purely out of synthetic materials? This class explores the human body and the materials and processes that organs and tissues have been made to help heal the body from diseases or trauma.