Mon, 02/01/2021 | UW Graduate SchoolHow two design graduate students launched Uplift Locally to support Black-owned restaurants
A HCDE and a HCI+D graduate student created Uplift Locally, a website that shares Black-owned businesses through an interactive map.
Fri, 01/29/2021 | Department of Aeronautics & AstronauticsUndergraduate coral research wins national recognition
A summer program in oceanography paved the way for Isaiah Cuadras to apply his interest in fluid dynamics to ocean ecosystems.
Wed, 01/27/2021 | UW News$11.45 million federal grant will develop transit, mobility tech for underserved groups
Two UW centers, together with public and private partners, are collaborating on the Transportation Data Equity Initiative.
Tue, 01/26/2021 | UW Population HealthExamining student mental health
Funded by the Population Health Initiative, a new project studies student well-being and promotes equitable access to mental health resources.
Mon, 01/25/2021 | Department of Electrical & Computer EngineeringA new kind of lens for tiny cameras
A UW ECE research team is developing a new type of lens that could help improve optical components anywhere there is a need for a tiny camera in a small space.
Tue, 01/19/2021 | UW NewsResearchers use lasers and molecular tethers to create perfectly patterned platforms for tissue engineering
A technique developed by College of Engineering researchers might help create the tissue engineering platforms of the future.
Tue, 01/12/2021 | UW NewsNew treatment allows some people with spinal cord injury to regain hand and arm function
Using physical therapy combined with a noninvasive method of stimulating nerve cells in the spinal cord, electrical and computer engineering researchers helped six Seattle area participants regain some hand and arm mobility.
Thu, 01/07/2021 | Department of Electrical & Computing EngineeringAccelerating AI computing to the speed of light
A research team led by ECE associate professor Mo Li has come up with a system that could contribute toward speeding up AI while reducing associated energy and environmental costs.
Thu, 01/07/2021 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringDetecting COVID-19 in wastewater
CEE researchers work to introduce a new testing method that can identify neighborhood outbreaks.
Mon, 12/07/2020 | Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & EngineeringAllen School and ECE students create virtual summer coding program for kids
Allen School senior Elizabeth Lin and her twin sister Christin, an electrical and computer engineering senior, have developed a free online coding program for kids.
Mon, 12/07/2020 | UW NewsThe Smellicopter is an obstacle-avoiding drone that uses a live moth antenna to seek out smells
A team led by the UW has developed Smellicopter: an autonomous drone that uses a live antenna from a moth to navigate toward smells.
Thu, 12/03/2020 | UW NewsTire-related chemical is largely responsible for adult coho salmon deaths in urban streams
UW researchers discovered a chemical that kills coho salmon in urban streams before the fish can spawn.
Wed, 12/02/2020 | Center for NeurotechnologyNeuroscience for neurodiverse learners
A joint CNT and DO-IT Center program provides neurodiverse high school students an opportunity to develop unique strengths, even through a pandemic.
Tue, 11/24/2020 | UW NewsEngineering faculty named AAAS fellows
CSE faculty Pedro Domingos and Daniel Weld have been named fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Mon, 11/23/2020 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringFaisal Hossain receives AGU international award
The prestigious award recognizes his efforts to advance access to information about water resources.
Tue, 11/17/2020 | UW NewsUW part of $5.8M contract to study wireless charging on moon
A team of multiple organizations, including the UW, plans to develop a line of lightweight, ultrafast wireless chargers that could help both humans and robots live and work on the moon.
Fri, 11/13/2020 | College of EngineeringA culture of collaboration
Bioengineering faculty pivot diagnostics research to support the need for COVID-19 testing.
Mon, 11/09/2020 | UW Civil & Environmental EngineeringAn extraordinary expedition
Alumna Madison Smith advances climate change research as part of the largest polar expedition in history.
Mon, 11/09/2020A body in motion
Allen School student Louis Maliyam came to the U.S. for computer science — and along the way discovered dance.
Tue, 11/03/2020 | UW NewsBreak it up: Polymer derived from material in shrimp’s shells could deliver anti-cancer drugs to tumor sites
A research team led by MSE's Miqin Zhang has created a nanoparticle-based drug delivery system that can ferry a potent anti-cancer drug through the bloodstream safely.
Mon, 11/02/2020 | College of EngineeringEngineering education goes remote
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Dan Ratner shares how the College of Engineering is translating excellence and access to the remote learning environment.
Wed, 10/28/2020 | UW NewsSoundWatch: New smartwatch app alerts deaf and hard-of-hearing users to birdsong, sirens and other desired sounds
CSE researchers have developed a new smartwatch app that alerts d/Deaf and hard-of-hearing users to birdsong, sirens and other desired sounds
Wed, 10/28/2020 | College of EngineeringTueng Shen announced as Associate Dean for Medical Technology Innovation
From Vice Dean of College of Engineering Jihui Yang and Vice Dean of School of Medicine John Slattery: It is with great enthusiasm that we write to announce a partnership between the School of Medicine (SOM) and the College of Engineering (COE) through the appointment of Professor Tueng Shen to a new joint position, Associate Dean for Medical Technology Innovation, effective November 1, 2020.
Thu, 10/22/2020 | UW NewsSimple actions can help people survive landslides, UW analysis shows
A new study by CEE researchers shows that behavioral changes can save lives.
Wed, 10/21/2020 | Department of Electrical & Computing EngineeringResearchers design an implantable brain chip
ECE associate professors Chris Rudell and Visvesh Sathe have developed an implantable chip that will help neuroscientists deepen understanding of the brain and enable better treatments for a wide range of medical conditions and disorders.