UW EE in the News: Lab Creates Nanotechnology That Could Save Lives
Using micro and nanotechnology, two devices currently under development at the Washington Nanofabrication Facility may be used in future ambulances.
King5- February 24
UW EE in the News: Women in Male-dominated Careers — Making a Difference
Two UW EE alumni, Shira Broschat and Dawn Gidner, were among 14 women honored for their work in male-dominated careers by the Northwest Asian Weekly Foundation.
Northwest Asian Weekly- February 13
Kai-Mei Fu Honored with Cottrell Scholar Award
Recognized for excellence in both undergraduate teaching and research, Assistant Professor Kai-Mei Fu has been honored with a Cottrell Scholar Award.
Graduate Student Aaron Parks Awarded 2015 Google Ph.D. Fellowship
Aaron Parks' proposed thesis work on combining multiband RF energy scavenging and ambient backscatter communication will be funded by a Google Ph.D. Fellowship.
Underwater Robots: New Depths of Functionality
EE Affiliate Assistant Professor Andy Stewart is working to build an underwater robot, the Millennium Falcon, literally taking robot functionality to new depths.
2015 Jelinek Summer Workshop in Speech and Language Technology
UW EE will be hosting the 20th annual Jelinek Workshop in Speech and Language Technology this summer. Undergrad researcher applications are due Feb. 27, 2015.
Three EE Faculty Honored with UW Innovation Awards
Congratulations to three Electrical Engineering Faculty honored for their innovative work: Shwetak Patel, Payman Arabshahi and Vikram Jandhyala!
Chris Rudell Honored with NSF CAREER Award
A five-year grant supports Assistant Professor Chris Rudell's research proposal to develop ultra-broadband, low-power transceivers for communication and medical uses.
UW EE in the News: Radha Poovendran to Chair University of Washington's EE Department
India West- February 5
UW EE in the News: This Man is the Reason Commercialization Won't Stop When Michael Young Leaves UW
With UW's president stepping down, the university's innovation efforts will continue, led by EE Professor Vikram Jandhyala, who is the vice provost for innovation at CoMotion.
Puget Sound Business Journal- February 5