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Humans of UW Bioengineering: John Buchholz

John Buchholz discusses his experience in Dr. Pollack's lab and traveling abroad to complete a research internship in Australia.

By | April 26th, 2017|

Suzie Pun receives 2017 College of Engineering Faculty Award for Research

The Faculty Award for Research recognizes extraordinary contributions and dedication to research, support of diverse students in research, and innovative approaches in research, scholarship or creative activities.

By | April 25th, 2017|

Eric Chudler co-authors “Brain Bytes” blog for Psychology Today

Eric Chudler has recently started a blog for the print and online magazine Psychology Today. In "Brain Bytes," Chudler and co-author Lise Johnson, Ph.D., also a neuroscientist at the CSNE, explore the topic of neuroscience in small bits.

By | April 25th, 2017|

Ph.D. student Hal Holmes targets wildlife and timber trafficking with new devices

Bioengineering Ph.D. student Hal Holmes is developing a device that could help customs officials and agents of conservation combat wildlife and timber trafficking. Hal aims to create a field-deployable screening tool that can determine if a product was sourced from an endangered or protected species by looking at the information encoded in its DNA.

By | April 25th, 2017|

Camille Birch, Shivani Gupta, David McIntyre, Connor Tsuchida and Jonathan Tsui selected for Husky 100 Class of 2017

The Husky 100 connect to life inside and outside the classroom, and apply what they learn to make a difference on campus, in their communities and for the future. They demonstrate passion, leadership and commitment to inspire all at UW to shape their own Husky Experience.

By | April 18th, 2017|

UW College of Engineering announces Direct to College admission for 2018 incoming freshman class

The University of Washington’s College of Engineering is taking a significant step to improve undergraduate engineering students’ educational experiences by offering Direct to College admission beginning with the entering freshman class of 2018.

By | April 17th, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Bella Spielmann

Bella Spielmann discusses discovering bioengineering after volunteering in a children's hospital Cambodia while she was in high school, and how this experience led her to her current research developing low-cost diagnostics for global health with the Lutz lab.

By | April 17th, 2017|

Meredith Redd receives Whitaker International Scholar Award

Meredith Redd, a recent Ph.D. grad from the Zheng and Murry labs, will travel to the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. The Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program promotes the professional development of superb leaders in biomedical engineering who will advance the profession through an international outlook.

By | April 12th, 2017|

Ph.D. student James Wu co-authors article for The Conversation – “Melding mind and machine: How close are we?”

In "Melding mind and machine: How close are we?" Wu and Dr. Rao discuss historical efforts to connect the brain with technology to enhance human capabilities.

By | April 12th, 2017|

2017 Bioengineering Capstone Design Symposium

Engineering Solutions for Life and Health: May 22, 2017, 3:00-6:30 p.m., W.H. Foege Bioengineering Building (Foege North). Join UW Bioengineering as we celebrate the accomplishments in research and design innovation made by the Class of 2017.

By | April 11th, 2017|