Mon, 04/18/2022 | Clean Energy InstituteMicrogrids for energy sovereignty
Alumna Stephanie Bostwick aims to bring clean energy to her classroom at Northwest Indian College and to the Lummi Nation.
Fri, 04/15/2022 | Department of BioengineeringHidden in plain sight
BioE Professor Albert Folch reveals the world of tiny fluidics in his new book, which explores the history, science and engineering of microfluidic technology.
Tue, 04/12/2022 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringA RAPID transformation
CEE's RAPID facility continues to advance data gathering protocols and procedures in the aftermath of natural disasters, thanks to a $6 million NSF renewal grant.
Thu, 04/07/2022 | UW Chemical Engineering“Gold star” research
Researchers have designed a bio-inspired molecule that can direct gold atoms to form perfect nanoscale stars — an important step toward understanding and controlling metal nanoparticle shape.
Wed, 04/06/2022 | Allen School NewsMaking AI and NLP more equitable
Allen School assistant professor Yulia Tsvetkov is on a quest to make natural language tools more equitable, inclusive and socially aware.
Mon, 04/04/2022 | UW Foster BlogCongrats student teams
Engineering students were on several of the award-winning teams at this year’s Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge.
Mon, 03/28/2022 | UW eScience InstituteMapping fungal relationships in trees
CEE postdoc Korena Mafune uses data science in her study of the symbiotic interactions among plants, fungi and bacteria.
Mon, 03/28/2022Learning outcomes
Four instructors share what they discovered from more than a year of remote teaching and what they’ve been integrating into their classes back on campus.
Thu, 03/24/2022 | University of Washington MagazinePortage Bay Crossing
A new UW facility will bring together engineers, scientists and students to advance clean energy and health innovation.
Mon, 03/21/2022 | UW NanoEngineering and SciencesNanoparticle for treating breast cancer
UW researchers have developed a targeted nanoparticle that kills cancer cells by simultaneously delivering chemotherapeutic drugs and activating the immune system.
Thu, 03/17/2022 | UW NewsSensors inspired by dandelion seeds
Inspired by how dandelions use the wind to distribute their seeds, a UW team has developed a tiny sensor-carrying device that can be blown by the wind as it tumbles toward the ground.
Tue, 03/15/2022 | UW NewsHousing discrimination and air pollution
UW and UC Berkeley researchers have found that housing discrimination practices dating from the 1930s still drive air pollution disparities in hundreds of American cities today.
Fri, 03/11/2022 | UW NewsNew dental prototype for cavity prevention
In a new study, UW researchers have shown that a dental tool they created can measure the acidity built up by the bacteria in plaque that leads to cavities.
Tue, 03/08/2022 | UW Human Centered Design & EngineeringTransitioning out of foster care
A new study by HCDE researchers is aimed at supporting the transition out of foster care by studying what former foster youth connect about online.
Mon, 03/07/2022 | UW Foster BlogEngineering students win big
UW Engineering student teams swept the 2022 Holloman Health Innovation Challenge, taking home first, second and third place prizes.
Mon, 03/07/2022Meet the ‘Hip Hop M.D.’
CEE alumnus Maynard Okereke, '06, has made a name for himself, quite literally. Known as the Hip Hop M.D., Okereke is a science communicator working to make STEM education accessible to underrepresented youth.
Mon, 03/07/2022Sidewalk equity
Engineering and computer science researchers seek to make digital wayfinding more equitable and accessible to more people.
Thu, 03/03/2022 | UW Electrical & Computer EngineeringAddressing challenges in data science
ECE Professor and Institute for Foundations of Data Science Director Maryam Fazel discusses how the Institute is tackling some of the most difficult challenges data science faces today.
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.