Action required to make landslides less deadly
A year after Oso, UW's Joseph Wartman and David Montgomery emphasize that more detailed hazard maps are still needed. New York Times op/ed »
Environmental Innovation Challenge
Interdisciplinary student teams define an environmental problem, design a solution, produce a prototype, and create a business summary.
How small can you go?
KING 5's Glenn Farley shares how the Washington Nanofabrication Facility is helping produce breakthroughs in medical testing. Watch video »
Making waves in marine energy
As society ramps up wave and tidal energy projects, an underwater robot dubbed the Millennium Falcon will allow scientists to efficiently monitor effects on marine wildlife. UW feature story »
An update on the current helmet
Engineering and medicine come together to create a football helmet for the modern age, helping the UW become the epicenter for concussion prevention advocacy.
Ten departments leading in engineering discovery, innovation, education, and engagement.