UW Engineering in the Media

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July 24th, 2014 | Scientific American

Alternative fusion technologies heat up John Slough, AA, Alan Hoffman, AA

July 24th, 2014 | Wired UK

Robot crowdsources designs to build Lego turtles Maya Cakmak, CSE

July 24th, 2014 | IEEE Spectrum

Seatbelt sensors to fight drowsy driving

July 23rd, 2014 | Phys.org

Telerobotics puts robot power at your fingertips Howard Chizeck, EE

July 23rd, 2014 | The (UW) Daily

UW-led traffic safety research receives $5.2 million grant Yinhai Wang, CEE

July 23rd, 2014 | The (UW) Daily

New bridge design brings higher earthquake resistance, lower cost, and less construction time John Stanton, CEE, Marc Eberhard, CEE

July 23rd, 2014 | The Spokesman Review

Report: Rain played role in triggering Oso slide Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | Seattle P-I

New Oso landslide investigation details how the hill collapsed Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | ABC News

Searchers: Last body found after deadly landslide Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | The Seattle Times

Vicious cycle: Earlier slides set the stage for Oso disaster Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | Everett Herald

No clear single cause of Oso mudslide, geologists say Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | KING5 TV

Rainfall, other factors triggered Oso landslide Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | The Bellingham Herald

Last body found after deadly Washington landslide Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 22nd, 2014 | CBS News

Searchers: Last body found from Oso landslide Joseph Wartman, CEE

July 20th, 2014 | The New York Times

Microsoft’s top lawyer is the tech world’s envoy Ed Lazowska, CSE

July 18th, 2014 | Bloomberg Businessweek

Microsoft job cuts can’t cool Seattle's hunger for code writers Ed Lazowska, CSE

July 17th, 2014 | The New York Times

Some universities crack code in drawing women to computer science Ed Lazowska, CSE

July 17th, 2014 | Engineering.com

70-foot-long, 52-ton concrete bridge survives series of simulated earthquakes John Stanton, CEE

July 15th, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

Google partners with Swiss biomedical giant on smart contact lens Babak Parviz, EE, Brian Otis, EE

July 14th, 2014 | GeekWire

Amazon hires Google Glass founder to ‘work on a few other things’ Babak Parviz, EE

July 14th, 2014 | Huffington Post

Study shows how people use Snapchat -- And it's not sexting Yoshi Kohno, CSE

July 14th, 2014 | The Seattle Times

Computer scientist hopes to customize teaching and learning Zoran Popović, CSE

July 11th, 2014 | Smithsonian Magazine

Could this smart sensor detect glaucoma before you do? Karl Bohringer, EE, BioE