Tue, 03/01/2022 | UW NewsYulia Tsvetkov named Sloan Fellow
The Allen School assistant professor is one of two UW researchers receiving an early-career fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation this year.
Thu, 02/24/2022 | UW NewsCompeting on ‘Jeopardy!’
A&A junior Kaden Lee discusses their experience on the trivia game show’s recent College National Championship.
Tue, 02/22/2022 | Department of BioengineeringMeet Princess Imoukhuede
Bioengineering’s new department chair shares what drew her to the role and what’s exciting about the future.
Fri, 02/18/2022 | UW BioengineeringHeart and leader
Meet recent BioE Ph.D. grad Nuttada Panpradist, who has developed tests for COVID and HIV drug resistance and is passionate about inspiring the next generation of female scientists.
Mon, 02/14/2022 | UW NewsSmartphone app assesses how well blood clots
UW researchers have developed a new blood-clotting test that uses only a single drop of blood and a smartphone with a plastic attachment that holds a tiny cup beneath the phone's camera.
Mon, 02/14/2022Space matters
SPARC sets the course for space research and policy partnerships in the Pacific Northwest.
Fri, 02/11/2022 | UW NewsEngineering faculty elected to the NAE
Samson Jenehke, a professor of chemical engineering and of chemistry, and Anna Karlin, a professor in the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering, have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering.
Wed, 02/09/2022 | UW Industrial & Systems EngineeringRichard Hansen gives to ISE
A longtime friend continues to give to ISE, energized by mentoring and developing the diverse teams of the future.
Wed, 02/09/2022 | UW NewsUW and Amazon announce creation of the Science Hub
The collaboration will focus on advancing innovation in core robotics, and AI technologies and their applications.
Tue, 02/08/2022 | UW MedicineHow to do heart research during a pandemic
UW researchers share how they’ve adapted space technology to understand how the heart can be injured by the coronavirus.
Wed, 02/02/2022 | Allen School NewsDeserts, demographics and diet
UW and Stanford researchers reveal findings of nationwide study of the relationship between food environment and healthy eating.
Mon, 01/31/2022 | UW Electrical & Computer EngineeringHarnessing noise in optical computing for AI
A UW-led research team has found innovative ways of using noise inherent to integrated optoelectronics to enhance the creativity of artificial intelligence.
Thu, 01/27/2022 | Allen School NewsRichard Ladner elected as a AAAS Fellow
Allen School professor emeritus Richard Ladner has been elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for his distinguished contributions to the inclusion of persons with disabilities in the computing fields.
Tue, 01/25/2022 | UW NewsUW researchers develop Harmony COVID-19 test
The new low-cost, rapid test can detect COVID-19 virus’s genome without need for PCR, providing results in less than 20 minutes.
Thu, 01/20/2022 | UW BioengineeringPrecision-engineered vascular grafts for healing
A new study by UW researchers presents the first biomaterial designed for vascular grafts with tuned mechanical properties and a precision-engineered porous structure optimized for healing.
Tue, 01/18/2022 | UW Mechanical EngineeringOn a path to health innovation
ME grad student Shayla Payne shares the path that has led her toward a career in engineering for human health.
Fri, 01/14/2022 | UW MagazineThe machine runs amok
Twisted facts, fake news and social media spoofs can turn society upside down. One UW team is working to help us through the infodemic.
Tue, 01/11/2022 | UW Civil and Environmental EngineeringSatellite system success
When UW researchers helped implement a new satellite-based irrigation advisory system in Pakistan five years ago, it was uncharted territory. Today it’s being used in three countries and by more than 100,000 farmers.
Thu, 01/06/2022 | UW Human Centered Design & EngineeringACM distinguished members
HCDE Professors Cecilia Aragon and Sean Munson have been named Distinguished Members of the Association for Computing Machinery for their scientific contributions to computing.
Wed, 01/05/2022 | NanoESA miniaturized cardiovascular imaging device
UW researchers are developing a dramatically smaller endoscope to image previously inaccessible areas of the heart and brain.
Mon, 01/03/2022 | Allen School NewsCreating data visualizations for better public understanding
Allen School Ph.D. student and data journalist Matthew Conlen develops interactive visualizations that help people understand what’s happening in the world.
Tue, 12/28/2021 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringA new wave of research
With an elevated risk of a tsunami event in the Pacific Northwest, civil and environmental engineering researchers work to understand the tumultuous nature of tsunami debris.
Thu, 12/23/2021 | BioE NewsImaging captures deep layers of collagen in 3D
The new non-invasive method developed by UW researchers may help detect heart attacks, monitor healing after bypass procedure and improve image-guided plastic surgery.
Mon, 12/20/2021 | Allen School NewsAccessMap app available now
The Taskar Center for Accessible Technology has launched the first mobile version of its pedestrian trip planning tool AccessMap for Android and iOS.
Thu, 12/16/2021Spotlight: Shawn Swanson pursues medical innovations through social entrepreneurship
Shawn Swanson, a Mechanical Engineering alum, Engineering Innovation in Health all-star, MedsForAll founder and Population Health Social Entrepreneurship Fellow - is profiled by the UW Population Health Initiative.