Mon, 10/19/2020Putting health care in your hands
UW faculty and students are developing smartphone apps to improve health and save lives.
Tue, 10/13/2020 | UW Population Health InitiativeHealthy planet, healthy people
How can we recover from a health crisis during a climate crisis? Engineering faculty weigh in.
Mon, 10/12/2020 | UW NewsStream anytime: Engineering lecture on contact tracing while respecting privacy
The lecture, now available on Youtube, centered around monitoring COVID-19 infections while respecting privacy featuring Stefano Tessaro, an associate professor in the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science.
Mon, 10/12/2020 | Chemical EngineeringHow to build a network of pharmaceutical biofactories
Advances in synthetic biology and biomaterials open up exciting prospects for distributed manufacturing of drugs, food products, and other commodities
Thu, 10/08/2020 | UW NewsAirdropping sensors from moths: Researchers use flying insects to drop sensors from air, land them safely on the ground
UW researchers have created a sensor system that can ride on the back of a moth.
Wed, 10/07/2020 | Department of Materials Science and EngineeringMSE's Xu honored
MSE's Xiaodong Xu has won prestigious honors from the American Physical Society and the Optical Society.
Tue, 10/06/2020 | UW NewsAll together now: Experiments with twisted 2D materials catch electrons behaving collectively
In a paper published in Nature Physics, a team led by MSE researchers reports that carefully constructed stacks of graphene can exhibit highly correlated electron properties.
Mon, 10/05/2020 | University of WashingtonA twist of fate
Engineering alumna Ayan Hassan’s life was changed by the UW Making Connections program — and then unexpectedly saved by one of the program’s founders.
Fri, 10/02/2020 | College of EngineeringToday’s engineering student experience
UW photographers share some of their favorite examples of engineering education at the UW.
Wed, 09/30/2020 | UW MedicineThe heat is on for building 3D artificial organ tissues
Radiator-like fluid systems adjust the genetic wiring inside human liver cells in preliminary work toward artificial organ-tissue engineering.
Wed, 09/30/2020 | UW NewsUW researchers driving around Seattle to track COVID-19 response over time
UW researchers developed a project that scans the streets every few weeks to document how Seattle has reacted to the pandemic and what recovery looks like.
Mon, 09/28/2020 | Aeronautics & AstronauticsEstate gift from Richard Scherrer (‘42) creates new faculty support fund
The Richard Scherrer Endowed Fund for Faculty Support in Aeronautics & Astronautics will help advance teaching, research and leadership in the department.
Mon, 09/28/2020 | UW NewsStudy tracked misinformation in ads
CSE researchers found that both mainstream and misinformation news sites displayed similar levels of problematic ads.
Tue, 09/15/2020 | College of EngineeringA college transformed
As the UW’s “Be Boundless” campaign comes to a close, we highlight some of the pivotal investments made in the College of Engineering.
Fri, 09/11/2020 | UW NewsHCDE professor Cecilia Aragon's publishes memoir
Memoir tells journey towards becoming the first Latina pilot on the United States Aerobatic Team
Fri, 09/04/2020 | UW NewsFirst responders get training on how to decontaminate masks
Engineering's Jonathan Posner has led the development of a box that can decontaminate N95 respirator masks.
Wed, 09/02/2020 | UW BooksBook Q&A with HCDE research scientist Shana Lee Hirsch
New book explores future environments, climate change, adaptive restoration and the Columbia River Basin
Wed, 09/02/2020 | UW Department of Aeronautics & AstronauticsA&A's fusion energy labs receive $3.5M
The HIT Lab and the ZaP Lab received funding to advance two different strategies for compact, cost-effective fusion energy.
Mon, 08/31/2020 | UW NewsUW receives NSF funds for investment in an interdisciplinary quantum future
The grant will help establish a NSF Research Traineeship at the University of Washington for graduate students in quantum information science and technology.
Wed, 08/26/2020 | UW NewsCSE faculty join NSF institutes on artificial intelligence
Allen School faculty join two new National Science Foundation institutes devoted to artificial intelligence research
Wed, 08/26/2020 | The Institute for Nano-Engineered SystemsUW nanotechnology infrastructure gets a boost from National Science Foundation
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.
Tue, 08/25/2020 | Human Centered Design & EngineeringThe project will help further advancement of women with disabilities in STEM
The project will help further the advancement of women with disabilities in STEM
Tue, 08/25/2020 | Clean Energy InstituteDesigning cutting-edge materials from home
MSE's Ting Cao brings computational science to the virtual classroom during COVID-19.
Fri, 08/21/2020 | Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute“Experiences of Black STEM in the Ivory” event examines inequities, calls for action
Faculty in engineering helped organize a conference to discuss the barriers Black scholars in STEM fields face.
Thu, 08/20/2020 | UW MedicineNew 'molecular computers' find the right cells
A laboratory breakthrough in cell targeting may improve the safety of cancer-killing CAR T cells.