Thu, 07/16/2020 | UW Electrical & Computer EngineeringAlaska Airlines adopts software tool developed by UW ECE undergraduate students
UW ECE undergraduates developed the Aircraft Software Configuration Tool (ASCT) for Alaska Airlines.
Wed, 07/15/2020 | UW NewsA GoPro for beetles: Researchers create a robotic camera backpack for insects
A UW team has developed a tiny wireless steerable camera small enough to ride aboard an insect.
Thu, 07/09/2020 | Department of BioengineeringUW bioengineers pivot to develop coronavirus solutions
A number of UW Bioengineering faculty members quickly pivoted and are adapting their research to addressing the needs created by the coronavirus pandemic. From developing rapid at-home tests to vaccines and treatments, here is a sampling of some of the ways UW BioE faculty, staff and students are stepping up to help.
Tue, 07/07/2020 | Department of BioengineeringHow credible are the covid-19 models? Center aims to find out
Bioengineering Professor Herbert Sauro leads COVID-19 partnership with top U.S. government agencies.
Mon, 06/29/2020 | UW MedicineSweet way to 3D-print blood vessels
Intricate, laser-welded sugar networks dissolve to create pathways for blood in lab-grown tissues.
Tue, 06/23/2020 | UW NewsLaser allows solid-state refrigeration of a semiconductor material
UW engineering researchers have demonstrated solid-state laser refrigeration of nanoscale sensors.
Wed, 06/17/2020 | UW NewsIs the air getting cleaner during the COVID-19 pandemic?
A University of Washington-led team investigated whether fewer cars on the road due to stay-at-home orders led to cleaner air.
Tue, 06/16/2020 | UW NewsUW launches CREATE
The new UW CREATE center is led by an interdisciplinary team whose mission is to make technology accessible and to make the world accessible through technology.
Tue, 06/09/2020 | College of EngineeringMeet the Innovators panel
Dean Nancy Allbritton facilitates a conversation with Washington state leaders in the frontline of COVID-19.
Mon, 06/08/2020 | UW AlumniNaresh Goyal’s passion for education leads to establishment of endowed scholarship
One of eight children born to a rural mango farmer in India, his journey to the UW and to founding the Goyal Family Endowed Scholarship was driven by a passion for education. We recently spoke to his son Varish Goyal to learn more about Naresh’s drive, the companies he built and why giving back meant so much to him.
Fri, 06/05/2020 | UW NewsEngineering students awarded Fulbright scholarships
Fulbright scholarship winners include four engineering students.
Fri, 06/05/2020Safely ramping up research amid COVID-19
Discussing the evolving picture of research at the UW with Professor Mary Lidstrom.
Wed, 06/03/2020Message from Dean Allbritton
"To all Black students, faculty and staff, I see your pain and am committed to stand with you and support you."
Mon, 06/01/2020 | Department of Aeronautics & AstronauticsA&A debuts capstone filmfest
A&A students showcased impressive projects via Youtube. Vote for your favorites by June 5.
Wed, 05/27/2020Dan Ratner announced as next Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
From Dean Nancy Allbritton: I am very pleased to announce that Professor Dan Ratner has accepted the position of Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Engineering effective June 1, 2020 subject to the approval of the Provost.
Tue, 05/26/2020 | Foster School of BusinessBusiness win for engineering students
Engineering students were among those awarded prizes in the Dempsey Startup Competition, which recognizes student entrepreneurial efforts.
Fri, 05/22/2020 | Department of Electrical & Computing EngineeringWyze camera donation helps UW ECE students connect with their instructors and classmates
Camera-maker Wyze, led by ISE alum Yun Zhang ('96), generously donated 1,000 web cameras to the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department.
Wed, 05/06/2020 | UW NewsShould you help a sick person? UW psychology, computer science faculty study ‘moral dilemmas’ of COVID-19
CSE Professor Rajesh Rao has partnered with other UW faculty to conduct an online survey on moral dilemmas related to COVID-19. Ultimately, the research aims to help inform the ways artificial intelligence can become more attuned to cultural variations in how people think about decisions in health care settings.
Fri, 05/01/2020 | UW NewsPacific oysters in the Salish Sea may not contain as many microplastics as previously thought
In a recent interdisciplinary study, University of Washington researchers have discovered that the abundance of tiny microplastic contaminants in these oysters is much lower than previously thought.
Thu, 04/30/2020 | UW NewsCoE Faculty Receive COVID-19 Response Grants
The University of Washington Population Health Initiative announced the award of approximately $350,000 in COVID-19 rapid response grants to 21 different faculty-led teams.
Tue, 04/28/2020 | Department of Materials Science and EngineeringMSE researchers developing mobile device that destroys viruses and bacteria on surfaces
An innovative device in development by MSE researchers will use UV and IR light to help minimize the spread of disease by disinfecting common surfaces.
Fri, 04/24/2020 | UW NewsSmart farming via satellite
A team of researchers led by Faisal Hossain, professor of civil and environmental engineering, developed and continues to improve a technology-based irrigation advisory system to give farmers real-time information right on their cell phones.
Wed, 04/22/2020 | UW NewsA contact-tracing app that helps public health agencies and doesn’t compromise your privacy
UW researchers have developed a new app, CovidSafe, to alert people about potential exposure to COVID-19 without giving up anyone's privacy. This app may also help individuals who test positive prepare for a contact tracing interview with a public health official.
Thu, 04/16/2020 | UW NewsHow to move ‘hands on’ classes online
UW instructors offer creative solutions for courses that involve hands-on work.
Wed, 04/15/2020 | Prism | ASEEBench Strength
The success of the STARS program was highlighted in the latest issue of American Society for Engineering Education's newsletter.