News & Events


A computer rendering of the interior of the Interdisciplinary Engineering Building
September 15, 2020 | College of Engineering
As the UW’s “Be Boundless” campaign comes to a close, we highlight some of the pivotal investments made in the College of Engineering.
Cecilia Aragon flies her custom-built air show plane, a Sabre 320, over San Francisco bay.
September 11, 2020 | UW News
Memoir tells journey towards becoming the first Latina pilot on the United States Aerobatic Team
several N95 face masks
September 4, 2020 | UW News
Engineering's Jonathan Posner has led the development of a box that can decontaminate N95 respirator masks.
Uri Shumlak and Chris Hansen
September 2, 2020 | UW Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics
The HIT Lab and the ZaP Lab received funding to advance two different strategies for compact, cost-effective fusion energy.
September 2, 2020 | UW Books
New book explores future environments, climate change, adaptive restoration and the Columbia River Basin
University of Washington Campus
August 31, 2020 | UW News
The grant will help establish a NSF Research Traineeship at the University of Washington for graduate students in quantum information science and technology.
A researcher looking at a monitor
August 26, 2020 | The Institute for Nano-Engineered Systems
The National Science Foundation has awarded the University of Washington and Oregon State University a five-year, $5 million grant to advance nanoscale science, engineering, and technology research in the Pacific Northwest.
University of Washington W
August 26, 2020 | UW News
Allen School faculty join two new National Science Foundation institutes devoted to artificial intelligence research
Ting Cao
August 25, 2020 | Clean Energy Institute
MSE's Ting Cao brings computational science to the virtual classroom during COVID-19.
Cecilia Aragon
August 25, 2020 | Human Centered Design & Engineering
The project will help further the advancement of women with disabilities in STEM
screenshot of panelists on Zoom
August 21, 2020 | Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute
Faculty in engineering helped organize a conference to discuss the barriers Black scholars in STEM fields face.
Jessica Ray, Richard Ladner and Maryam Fazel
August 20, 2020 | UW News
Congratulations to Jessica Ray, Richard Ladner and Maryam Fazel on their recent honors.
A collage of three students
August 17, 2020 | College of Engineering
Three STARS graduates fill us in on what they’ve been up to since receiving their engineering degrees.
 Jihui Yang
August 16, 2020

From Dean Nancy Allbritton: I am pleased to announce that Jihui Yang has accepted the position of Vice Dean for the College of Engineering effective August 16, 2020, subject to the approval of the Provost.

woman in scrubs gear talking to someone in a car
August 14, 2020 | UW News
ISE's Shan Liu leads a team developing a model to help lower COVID-19 infections in King County.
Eve Riskin
August 4, 2020
Eve Riskin, Associate Dean of Diversity and Access, has been recognized for her exceptional mentoring efforts.
James Carothers and Jesse Zalatan
August 3, 2020 | Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute
MOlES faculty have been awarded a National Science Foundation EAGER grant to develop a new type of SARS-Cov-2 antibody test.
Joseph Wartman
July 29, 2020 | UW News
CEE professor Joseph Wartman and doctoral student Will Pollock have won a silver EXCEL Award from Association Media & Publishing for a feature magazine article on geologic hazard risks to Syrian and other refugees.
The fluid transport bracket being tested in a lab
July 20, 2020 | UW Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE's first-ever capstone design project in partnership with Boeing during spring quarter was a soaring success.
Nancy Allbritton and Christine Luscombe
July 17, 2020 | UW News
Dean Nancy Allbritton and MSE's Christine Luscombe are among UW faculty who were elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
A collage of five students
July 16, 2020 | UW Electrical & Computer Engineering
UW ECE undergraduates developed the Aircraft Software Configuration Tool (ASCT) for Alaska Airlines.
A beetle carrying a tiny camera on its back
July 15, 2020 | UW News
A UW team has developed a tiny wireless steerable camera small enough to ride aboard an insect.
July 7, 2020 | Department of Bioengineering
Bioengineering Professor Herbert Sauro leads COVID-19 partnership with top U.S. government agencies.
June 23, 2020 | UW News
UW engineering researchers have demonstrated solid-state laser refrigeration of nanoscale sensors.
San Francisco at sunset
June 17, 2020 | UW News
A University of Washington-led team investigated whether fewer cars on the road due to stay-at-home orders led to cleaner air.