Mon, 12/07/2020 | Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & EngineeringAllen School and ECE students create virtual summer coding program for kids
Allen School senior Elizabeth Lin and her twin sister Christin, an electrical and computer engineering senior, have developed a free online coding program for kids.
Mon, 12/07/2020 | UW NewsThe Smellicopter is an obstacle-avoiding drone that uses a live moth antenna to seek out smells
A team led by the UW has developed Smellicopter: an autonomous drone that uses a live antenna from a moth to navigate toward smells.
Thu, 12/03/2020 | UW NewsTire-related chemical is largely responsible for adult coho salmon deaths in urban streams
UW researchers discovered a chemical that kills coho salmon in urban streams before the fish can spawn.
Wed, 12/02/2020 | Center for NeurotechnologyNeuroscience for neurodiverse learners
A joint CNT and DO-IT Center program provides neurodiverse high school students an opportunity to develop unique strengths, even through a pandemic.
Tue, 11/24/2020 | UW NewsEngineering faculty named AAAS fellows
CSE faculty Pedro Domingos and Daniel Weld have been named fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Mon, 11/23/2020 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringFaisal Hossain receives AGU international award
The prestigious award recognizes his efforts to advance access to information about water resources.
Tue, 11/17/2020 | UW NewsUW part of $5.8M contract to study wireless charging on moon
A team of multiple organizations, including the UW, plans to develop a line of lightweight, ultrafast wireless chargers that could help both humans and robots live and work on the moon.
Fri, 11/13/2020 | College of EngineeringA culture of collaboration
Bioengineering faculty pivot diagnostics research to support the need for COVID-19 testing.
Mon, 11/09/2020 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringAn extraordinary expedition
Alumna Madison Smith advances climate change research as part of the largest polar expedition in history.
Mon, 11/09/2020A body in motion
Allen School student Louis Maliyam came to the U.S. for computer science — and along the way discovered dance.
Tue, 11/03/2020 | UW NewsBreak it up: Polymer derived from material in shrimp’s shells could deliver anti-cancer drugs to tumor sites
A research team led by MSE's Miqin Zhang has created a nanoparticle-based drug delivery system that can ferry a potent anti-cancer drug through the bloodstream safely.
Mon, 11/02/2020 | College of EngineeringEngineering education goes remote
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Dan Ratner shares how the College of Engineering is translating excellence and access to the remote learning environment.
Wed, 10/28/2020 | UW NewsSoundWatch: New smartwatch app alerts deaf and hard-of-hearing users to birdsong, sirens and other desired sounds
CSE researchers have developed a new smartwatch app that alerts d/Deaf and hard-of-hearing users to birdsong, sirens and other desired sounds
Wed, 10/28/2020 | College of EngineeringTueng Shen announced as Associate Dean for Medical Technology Innovation
From Vice Dean of College of Engineering Jihui Yang and Vice Dean of School of Medicine John Slattery: It is with great enthusiasm that we write to announce a partnership between the School of Medicine (SOM) and the College of Engineering (COE) through the appointment of Professor Tueng Shen to a new joint position, Associate Dean for Medical Technology Innovation, effective November 1, 2020.
Thu, 10/22/2020 | UW NewsSimple actions can help people survive landslides, UW analysis shows
A new study by CEE researchers shows that behavioral changes can save lives.
Wed, 10/21/2020 | Department of Electrical & Computing EngineeringResearchers design an implantable brain chip
ECE associate professors Chris Rudell and Visvesh Sathe have developed an implantable chip that will help neuroscientists deepen understanding of the brain and enable better treatments for a wide range of medical conditions and disorders.
Mon, 10/19/2020Putting health care in your hands
UW faculty and students are developing smartphone apps to improve health and save lives.
Tue, 10/13/2020 | UW Population Health InitiativeHealthy planet, healthy people
How can we recover from a health crisis during a climate crisis? Engineering faculty weigh in.
Mon, 10/12/2020 | UW NewsStream anytime: Engineering lecture on contact tracing while respecting privacy
The lecture, now available on Youtube, centered around monitoring COVID-19 infections while respecting privacy featuring Stefano Tessaro, an associate professor in the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science.
Mon, 10/12/2020 | Chemical EngineeringHow to build a network of pharmaceutical biofactories
Advances in synthetic biology and biomaterials open up exciting prospects for distributed manufacturing of drugs, food products, and other commodities
Thu, 10/08/2020 | UW NewsAirdropping sensors from moths: Researchers use flying insects to drop sensors from air, land them safely on the ground
UW researchers have created a sensor system that can ride on the back of a moth.
Wed, 10/07/2020 | Department of Materials Science and EngineeringMSE's Xu honored
MSE's Xiaodong Xu has won prestigious honors from the American Physical Society and the Optical Society.
Tue, 10/06/2020 | UW NewsAll together now: Experiments with twisted 2D materials catch electrons behaving collectively
In a paper published in Nature Physics, a team led by MSE researchers reports that carefully constructed stacks of graphene can exhibit highly correlated electron properties.
Mon, 10/05/2020 | University of WashingtonA twist of fate
Engineering alumna Ayan Hassan’s life was changed by the UW Making Connections program — and then unexpectedly saved by one of the program’s founders.
Fri, 10/02/2020 | College of EngineeringToday’s engineering student experience
UW photographers share some of their favorite examples of engineering education at the UW.