Partnerships with Industry

Working closely with industry and foundation partners, the College of Engineering is developing a new generation of innovators. Each year the College turns out new discoveries, inventions and top-flight graduates.

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Corporate & Foundation Relations (CFR) builds relationships between companies and engineering students, programs, and faculty. We help companies customize recruitment plans and link to career services.
Contact: David Iyall or Jenny Selby.
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Learn about the research interests of faculty and how to sponsor a custom project for your company. Contact Todd Cleland or use these tools:
Faculty/Research Search | UW Research List | Pre‑packaged IP Program
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Learn about research centers at the College of Engineering and our affiliates programs:
A&A | BioE | CPAC | CSE | EE | HCDE | UWEB21 | uWAMIT
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Learn about our popular co-op and internship program, recruiting opportunities, career fairs and posting jobs online.
Recruit Grads | Co-ops and Internships | Career Fairs
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Find out about the College's labs and research facilities, including the Washington Nanofabrication Facility and the Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute. To arrange a campus visit with Corporate & Foundation Relations, contact David Iyall.
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Learn about UW Engineering's Professional Masters and Certificate Programs and other UW professional and continuing education programs.
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Search for available technologies. For more information, contact the UW Center for Commercialization.

UW Engineering Partnerships Get Big Boosts from State

Five company-researcher projects connected with the UW College of Engineering (CoE) were awarded state funding from the Washington Technology Center (now Innovate Washington).

ME and Hummingbird Scientific: nanoscale imaging of materials in temperature-controlled fluid environments.

EE, CSE and Pico Computing: high-performance parallel computing for accelerating genomics processing.

BioRobotics Lab, EE and Simulab Corp.: software to measure hands-on surgical skills.

CoE; Chemistry and SpringStar, Inc.: a significantly improved mosquito trap for use by the U.S. military, mosquito abatement districts and consumers.

Medicine and Healionics Corp. (spinoff from UW Engineered Biomaterials center): reduction of infection from skin-breaching devices such as catheters.

July 8, 2010 | Washington Technology Center