Wed, 06/29/2022 | UW Materials Science & EngineeringBuilding bridges
The UW’s Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) team takes first at this year’s competition.
Mon, 06/27/2022 | UW Civil and Environmental EngineeringAir pollution disparities in China
UW researchers have uncovered that people living in China who have a higher socioeconomic status are actually more exposed to outdoor air pollution.
Mon, 06/27/2022 | Molecular Engineering & Sciences InstituteUnlocking biotechnology with RNA
Recent molecular engineering graduates Jason Fontana and David Sparkman-Yager share their journey to commercialize their platform to design ‘smart’ RNA.
Thu, 06/23/2022 | Allen School NewsSmartphones for testing middle ear function
A smartphone-based tympanometry system from UW researchers offers a pocket-sized solution for testing middle ear function.
Tue, 06/21/2022 | UW MagazineEngineering alum helps lead Blue Origin into space
Gary Lai, ’99, an A&A alum and lead architect of Blue Origin’s New Shepard program, joined five other passengers for the company’s fourth suborbital space flight in March.
Thu, 06/16/2022 | Allen School NewsNew ways to explore massive datasets
The Allen School’s Leilani Battle is recognized for her work to advance new tools and techniques for exploring massive datasets.
Mon, 06/13/2022 | UW NewsIs there snow in that tree?
Snow Spotter, a citizen science project created by UW researchers, helps unpack snow’s effect on summer water supplies.
Mon, 06/13/2022A mountain of learning
There’s an ideal way for students to learn about retreating glaciers: Visit them for the day.
Thu, 06/09/20222022 Dean’s medalists
Congrats to undergraduates Taylor Juenke and Isaiah Lemmon on receiving this year’s Dean’s Medals for academic excellence.
Mon, 06/06/2022 | UW NewsExpanding graphics accessibility
Thu, 06/02/2022 | UW Foster BlogEngineering students win startup awards
Congrats to the engineering student teams who took home awards from the 2022 Dempsey Startup Competition.
Tue, 05/31/2022 | UW NewsEcoCAR Mobility Challenge
With EcoCAR, which just wrapped up the last year of its four-year challenge, UW students rebuilt a car and experienced post-COVID camaraderie under the hood of a hybrid vehicle.
Thu, 05/26/2022 | UW Electrical & Computer EngineeringUsing sound waves to advance ‘excitons’
A UW research team uses sound waves to move ‘excitons’ further than ever before, leading toward faster and more energy efficient electronics and optical devices.
Mon, 05/23/2022 | UW NewsSocial media and ‘dissociative states’
UW researchers investigate if people enter a state of dissociation when surfing social media, and if that explains why users might feel out of control after spending time on their favorite app.
Wed, 05/18/2022 | College of EngineeringProfessor Cynthia Chen named as interim chair of the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
"Cynthia’s dedication to leadership and service makes her exceptionally qualified to serve as interim chair of ISE."
Mon, 05/16/2022 | UW NewsJoyce Yen receives Presidential Award for mentoring
ADVANCE Center Director Joyce Yen has been honored with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring.
Mon, 05/16/2022 | UW NewsBreaking barriers
Professor Cecilia Aragon vanquished fear to become the first Latina pilot on the U.S. Aerobatic Team — and the first Latina full professor in the UW College of Engineering.
Thu, 05/12/2022Pulitzer Prize-winning collaboration
A Miami Herald media team — which included CEE Professor Dawn Lehman as a key technical contributor — has received the 2022 Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News Reporting for its investigation into the partial collapse of Champlain Towers South.
Mon, 05/09/2022 | Department of BioengineeringPerseverance and discipline
Senior Claire Marion shares her journey as a bioengineering student and a member of the UW Women’s Rowing team.
Wed, 05/04/2022ME undergrad competes on ‘Wheel of Fortune’
Abby Simcox represented the UW in March for College Week 2022 on the word puzzle game show.
Mon, 05/02/2022 | UW Population Health InitiativeModeling for better health care
ISE Associate Professor Shan Liu leverages modeling to improve health care systems and policies.
Thu, 04/28/2022 | Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUW ECE launches new undergraduate degree
Starting autumn 2022, UW ECE will begin offering a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (BSECE) rather than a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE).
Fri, 04/22/2022 | UW NewsMaking Earth-friendly electronics
Three UW Engineering researchers discuss their innovative methods to design and manufacture sustainable electronics.
Thu, 04/21/2022 | UW NewsLaser light magnetism
Researchers report that light from a laser can trigger a form of magnetism in a normally nonmagnetic material, a potential advancement for quantum computing.
Tue, 04/19/2022 | Allen School NewsCost-aware AI for patient care
UW researchers demonstrate how predictive AI can benefit patient care — even on a budget.