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Professor Matt Reynolds Works with Intellectual Ventures to Power Drones Wirelessly

The researchers are using metamaterials to develop new approaches to wireless power transmissions, improving current systems in use.

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EE Alum, Kasey Champion, Forges Her Own Career Path at Microsoft

Because of her passion for and dedication to computer science education, Kasey Champion (BSEE '12) had a new position developed for her at Microsoft.

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EE-CSE Team Among Top for Amazon's Alexa Prize

The UW is one of 12 top teams from around the world to receive Amazon's sponsorship in The Alexa Prize. The sponsorship includes a $100,000 stipend towards the grand challenge of developing a socialbot with the ability to converse coherently and engagingly for 20 minutes.

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UW EE Alum Ben Waters’ Startup WiBotic Is a GeekWire Top Ten

In their annual list – the “Seattle 10” - GeekWire announced that the young startup, WiBotic, has already shaken up the tech industry with groundbreaking ideas and technology.

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EE Advisor, Dana Hansen, Receives Top Advising Award

The Department of Electrical Engineering’s advisor, Dana Hansen, received the 2016 NACADA (National Academic Advising Association) Outstanding New Advisor Certificate of Merit.

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Graduate Student, Katherine Pratt, Speaks with KUOW on Returning from Military Life

Electrical Engineering Ph.D. student, Katherine Pratt, sat down with KUOW to discuss the feelings veterans experience upon returning from service.

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For Prospective Students

UW EE is proud to be home to a group of incredible students, coming together every day to solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Our graduates have gone on to work in high tech, aerospace and biotech industries. In addition, many of our graduates have continued their education, pursuing their master’s and Ph.D. degrees.

Why UW EE?

With over 50 faculty members, UW EE delivers a wide breadth of research expertise and multi-disciplinary collaboration. Our faculty are some of the best minds in their fields, receiving numerous top awards including Department of Defense awards, NSF awards, Microsoft Research awards, NIH grants and Fulbright Scholarships.

We are housed at the number one most innovative public university in the world, and our research consistently exemplifies the University of Washington’s innovative spirit. Our work redefines what is possible and has been featured in numerous scientific and news publications, including Nature, Science, The New York Times, The Economist and Wired, among others.

We are proud to be the 19th best graduate school in the country and will continue to provide our students with the best education for whatever future profession they pursue.

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