UW Engineering in the Media

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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 11th, 2014 | Smithsonian Magazine

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

July 10th, 2014 | KING5 TV

UW study finds pros and cons of fitness gadgets Sean Munson, HCDE, James Fogarty, CSE

July 10th, 2014 | KUOW

Rush hour: A map of Puget Sound’s worst traffic Mark Hallenbeck

July 9th, 2014 | USA Today

Third-world ideas that are changing first-world lives Beth Kolko, HCDE

July 8th, 2014 | The (UW) Daily

Learning from the crowd Maya Cakmak, CSE

July 5th, 2014 | GeekWire

Brain-computer interfaces and the future of personal privacy Howard Chizeck, EE

July 5th, 2014 | KIRO Radio

Brain-computer interfaces Howard Chizeck, EE

July 2nd, 2014 | The Seattle Times

UW research spawns 18 companies in past year

July 2nd, 2014 | Puget Sound Business Journal

UW names 5 profs to be key mentors for health care enterprise

July 2nd, 2014 | 7/2/2014

Pre-fabricated bridge design could resist earthquake damage John Stanton, CEE

July 2nd, 2014 | IEEE Spectrum

Please tell this robot what a turtle looks like Rajesh Rao, CSE, Maya Cakmak, CSE

June 30th, 2014 | Popular Science

This robot learns by asking strangers on the Internet Rajesh Rao, CSE, Maya Cakmak, CSE

June 27th, 2014 | Design & Trend

Robots learn quicker with help from online community Rajesh Rao, CSE, Maya Cakmak, CSE

June 27th, 2014 | Science World Report

Robots learn faster with online input Rajesh Rao, CSE, Maya Cakmak, CSE

June 26th, 2014 | Xconomy

Q&A: Vikram Jandhyala wants entrepreneurship to be part of UW’s DNA Vikram Jandhyala, EE

June 24th, 2014 | Red Orbit

Ferroelectric switching seen In biological tissues Jiangyu Li, ME

June 24th, 2014 | Fast Company

The productivity snag that keeps data scientists up at night Jeff Heer, CSE

June 24th, 2014 | Wired UK

Algorithm identifies rare genetic disorders from family pics Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman, CSE

June 24th, 2014 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Linden Rhoads is leaving the UW Center for Commercialization Vikram Jandhyala, EE

June 24th, 2014 | GeekWire

Linden Rhoads leaving University of Washington tech transfer post Vikram Jandhyala, EE

June 23rd, 2014 | Science Daily

Ferroelectric switching seen in biological tissues Jiangyu Li, ME

June 23rd, 2014 | KUOW

Computer program knows that it's a horse, of course Ali Farhadi, CSE