UW Engineering in the Media

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September 19th, 2014 | GeekWire

UW researchers develop smartphone sensor that uses wireless transmissions to sense gestures Matt Reynolds, EE, CSE, Shwetak Patel, EE, CSE

September 18th, 2014 | New Scientist

Temperature-driven clock sparks new kind of generator Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

September 18th, 2014 | The Seattle Times

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September 18th, 2014 | The Seattle Times

From donors to research, state has key role in Ebola fight David Baker, BioE, ChemE

September 15th, 2014 | Gizmodo India

Believe it or not: Wave of your fingers can silence your smartphone Matt Reynolds, CSE, EE

September 15th, 2014 | BGR

‘In-air’ hand gestures to control smartphones Matt Reynolds, CSE, EE

September 12th, 2014 | Business Insider India

Jaundice in newborns will be detected by a smartphone app Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

September 11th, 2014 | My Northwest

Northern lights could dazzle Seattle sky this weekend John Sahr, EE

September 9th, 2014 | Everett Herald

Planned hillside houses cause concern over landslide risk Christina Bandaragoda, CEE

September 9th, 2014 | GeekWire

SNUPI raises fresh cash for home sensors that detect water leaks in homes Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

September 8th, 2014 | Crosscut

Fusion research: Should UW get more attention? Thomas Jarboe, A&A

September 4th, 2014 | Nanotechweb.org

2D-crystal jigsaw puzzle helps make high-quality heterojunction Xiaodong Xu, MSE

September 4th, 2014 | Nanowerk

New device harvests energy from natural fluctuations in temperature and pressure Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

September 4th, 2014 | Futurity

Sensor device grabs energy in odd places Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

September 4th, 2014 | WHYY Public Radio

Turning up the volume on a quiet world Jay Rubinstein, BioE

September 3rd, 2014 | Fox News

For blind bus riders, a new app boosts independence Alan Borning, CSE

September 3rd, 2014 | New Scientist

Silence your phone with the radio wave of a hand Matt Reynolds, CSE, EE

September 3rd, 2014 | Gizmodo

How scientists made this ordinary phone a touchless interface Matt Reynolds, CSE, EE

September 3rd, 2014 | MIT Technology Review

A path to better smartphone cameras Bruce Hemingway, CSE

September 1st, 2014 | Fierce Mobile Healthcare

mHealth helps to identify infant jaundice Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

September 1st, 2014 | Select Science

New smartphone app can detect newborn jaundice in minutes Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

August 29th, 2014 | Tech Times

Smartphone app helps diagnose newborns with jaundice in minutes Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

August 29th, 2014 | Medical News Today

Smartphone app to screen for jaundice in newborns Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

August 29th, 2014 | Med Device Online

BiliCam: A smarthone app for diagnosing jaundice in newborns Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

August 28th, 2014 | Medical Daily

Smartphone app that detects jaundice in newborn babies works within minutes Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE

August 28th, 2014 | Gizmodo

App turns your phone's camera into a jaundice-detecting pediatrician Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE