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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.

August 2018

In the August 2018 Washington Engineer:

  • Dean's Message - The dean celebrates the achievements of our students in the STARS program and the successes of our student teams in summer competitions.
  • Research - The first wireless flying robotic insect takes off; Apps for children should emphasize parent and child choice, researchers say
  • Campus News - UW to expand admission of computer science majors as freshmen; UW program helps disadvantaged students thrive in tough engineering college; UW professor and Clean Energy Institute director Daniel Schwartz wins highest U.S. award for STEM mentors
  • Events - Engineering for Social Good: Assistive Robots, Environmental Equity and Disaster Relief
  • In the Media - Addicted to your phone? New features could help limit use; Soccer on your tabletop: Will we be watching the next World Cup in AR?; These attack robots and their UW creators will take on the world at RoboMaster competition in China

Read the full issue

group photo of STARS students. Photo: Mark Stone/University of Washington
photo comparing a real fly and the slightly larger RoboFly. Photo: Mark Stone/University of Washington
soccer match in progress. Photo: KONSTANTINOS REMATAS ET AL

Issue Index

2018
January, May

2017
May, July, September - Special: New Faculty, October, November

2016
February, May, July, September - Special: New Faculty, October, November - Special: Student Projects

2015
January, May, June (special), July, September (special), November

2014
January, April, July, September (special), October

2013
January, February (special), April, August, September (special), October

2012
January, April, August, September (special), October