For over 15 years, ME has partnered with the Seattle VA’s Center for Limb Loss Prevention & Prosthetic Engineering, providing hands-on research opportunities for students and helping propel UW biomechanics research.
December 6, 2016 - ME
The Post-Disaster Rapid Response Research Facility builds on Joe Wartman’s post-disaster data collection expertise, including leading data collection following the 2014 Oso landslide, the deadliest in U.S. history.
November 29, 2016 - CEE
An alumnus who aligned his passions for diving and oceanography with mechanical engineering, Glenn Piper, '80, spoke with ME about the value of hands-on learning.
November 2, 2016 - ME
From the Ability & Innovation Lab to the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, the College of Engineering is innovating novel devices to help people of all abilities live out their dreams.
October 13, 2016 - CoE
In low-resource settings, lack of access to anesthesia can prevent life-saving surgery. Engineering students are working to create an affordable, portable anesthesia delivery device that could make surgeries possible and reduce unnecessary deaths.
October 12, 2016 - BioE
Two electrical engineering Ph.D. students are applying computer vision and machine learning to the fight against malaria, one of the most severe public health problems globally.
August 29, 2016 - EE
For researchers in the UW’s UbiComp Lab, a smartphone offers much more than access to email, Facebook and Pokémon Go: It has the power to detect disease and, ultimately, save lives.
August 26, 2016 - CSE, CEE
The UWashington Hyperloop student team has been working hard to actualize transonic speed travel. This winter, they travel slightly more slowly to SpaceX headquarters to test their progress.
August 24, 2016 - CoE
Alumnus Marc Edwards named one of the world’s most influential people by Time Magazine for uncovering Flint lead poisoning.
August 1, 2016 - CEE
Upon graduation with a degree in industrial and systems engineering, Mike Francis embarked on two seemingly unrelated paths: one, as an industrial engineer with The Boeing Company, and the other as a home brewing hobbyist.
July 25, 2016 - ISE
The brainchild of an ME alumnus-turned-Boeing engineer and two faculty members, BARC presents a unique path for university-industry collaboration.
July 5, 2016 - ME
The College of Engineering and Burke Museum partner on a 3-D scan-and-print project of mammoth proportions.
June 14, 2016 - CoE