Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship Research Program

The HESE program conducts research in several areas including frugal innovation, context-driven design, social entrepreneurship pedagogies, systems thinking, telemedicine, cellphones, social networks & trust, indigenousknowledge systems, innovation in engineering education, etc. HESE specifically welcomes undergraduate students across all disciplines to participate in ongoing research initiatives that lead to journal articles and peer-reviewed conference proceedings. Over 30 students are currently engaged in various research projects.

HESE Research Areas: http://www.sedtapp.psu.edu/humanitarian/research.php

HESE Recent Publications: http://www.sedtapp.psu.edu/humanitarian/publications.php

HESE YouTube channel has several videos:

http://www.youtube.com/hesepsu

Take a look at:

Global PSU:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cORUmLPpTw

For the Future Story on Mashavu: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56QAnAOhWew

For more information, contact Khanjan Mehta:  khanjan@engr.psu.edu

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