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 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 17th, 2014 | The New York Times

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

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