Washington Engineer e-news
Washington Engineer is a quarterly email newsletter with a message from the dean and a roundup of research highlights, campus news, events, and media stories featuring our faculty and students.
July 2020 issue
- Quantum edge
Through the QuantumX initiative and partnerships with Microsoft and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, the UW aims to be a leader in the coming quantum age.
- Advancing accessible technology
Thanks to a $2.5 million investment from Microsoft, the UW has launched a new interdisciplinary Center for Research and Education on Accessible Technology and Experiences (CREATE).
- Cleaner air during COVID-19?
A UW-led research team investigated whether fewer cars on the road due to stay-at-home orders led to cleaner air. Their findings? Not necessarily.