First in her family to attend college, Fethya Ibrahim makes the most of her time at the UW, participating in ME’s Cell Biomechanics Lab and the Machine Shop.
They own their own engineering companies, have each been named "Engineer of the Year" by the American Council of Engineering Companies-WA chapter, and they've established a scholarship fund.
December 29, 2016
Growing up, Emilio Beltran knew no one, anyone aside from his teachers, who had been to a 4-year school. Now a UW A&A graduate, he has set up the Beltran Endowed Fund for Undergraduate Student Support.
December 29, 2016
A team of CEE researchers is working to improve wastewater treatment systems at refugee camps, which are typically constructed quickly to accommodate people displaced by natural and human-made disasters.
December 19, 2016
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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