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Professor Shwetak Patel Delivers NSF CISE Distinguished Lecture on Health Mobile Apps

In the lecture, Patel introduced his groundbreaking research in smartphone health monitoring.

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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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New AccessMap Offers Seattle Pedestrians More Accessible Routes

UW EE doctoral students Nick Bolten and Sumit Mukherjee are working alongside other researchers on AccessMap, which offers suggestions for people who need accessible or pedestrian-friendly routes.

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Researchers Raise $1.2M for the Development of Breakthrough Passive Wi-Fi

The $1.2 million funding will support the UW-based start-up, Jeeva Wireless. This company seeks to revolutionize the way devices communicate by enabling breakthrough transmission efficiency.

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Professors Majumdar and Xu Discover an Important First Step Towards Building Electrically Pumped Nano-Lasers

These lasers are critical in improving the performance and energy-efficiency of these data centers.

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New Hire, Michael Taylor, Brings Expertise in Computer Engineering Research

UW Electrical Engineering is pleased to welcome leading computer engineering researcher, Michael Taylor.

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For Researchers

Each day, we are working together to build great things. From utilizing DNA to store a legion of digital files to discovering advanced protections against elite computer hacking, we value our research collaborations. There are many ways to contribute to our research, so let’s come together and tackle the big questions together.

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We have over 50 faculty members across a multitude of research concentrations and focuses.  Our faculty directory is searchable by name and/or research area.  Search our faculty »

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We pursue research across a broad range of areas, from antennas to photonics to vehicular technology. Some of our research is housed in major multi-university centers, like the University of Washington Nanofabrication Facility. Additional research projects are part of collaborative electrical engineering faculty groups, like our BioRobotics Lab. There are many opportunities to see our research in action. Come visit our labs! Contact Kelly Williams to schedule a tour: kvw9880@uw.edu

Entrepreneurial Engineering Capstone Course

Developed in 2015, the Entrepreneurial Capstone enables students to work in teams on industry sponsored projects. The first entrepreneurial system design course of its kind in the department, the option is designed to develop students’ skills in innovation, systems engineering and project management. The program offers select companies an opportunity to benefit from the vibrant innovation culture at UW EE.

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