Fri, 09/22/2023 | UW NewsRobots use origami to change shape in mid-air
A UW team including ME researchers developed small robotic devices that can change how they move through the air during their descent.
Mon, 09/11/2023 | UW College of EngineeringInternational impact
The UW Engineers Without Borders group, which includes ME students, traveled to Nicaragua to improve infrastructure.
Mon, 09/11/2023Student club successes
Student clubs with ME members won big at competitions this year.
Thu, 08/24/2023 | UW College of EngineeringXu Chen named BARC director
Xu Chen, Bryan T. McMinn Endowed Associate Professor in ME, will serve as director of the Boeing Advanced Research Collaboration.
Mon, 08/21/2023 | ForbesME alums named 30 Under 30 Seattle
The Forbes 30 Under 30 Local Seattle list include ME alums who cofounded startups Aquagga and CathConnect.
Thu, 08/17/2023From idea to implementation
ME undergraduate students gain real-world experience on projects that help industry, nonprofit, government and healthcare partners.
Wed, 08/02/2023ME team wins award at conference
ME researchers received a Best Poster Presentation award at an international conference.
Mon, 07/31/2023Human-inspired robotic perception
ME Ph.D. candidate Ekta Samani’s research aims to improve visual perception in autonomous robots.
Wed, 07/26/2023 | UW NewsME professor elected to Washington State Academy of Sciences
Corie Cobb was elected for her contributions to the understanding of battery electrode architectures and to accelerating commercialization of materials processing technology.
Wed, 07/26/2023 | UW College of EngineeringA formal education
ME, Bioengineering and Electrical & Computer Engineering departments organized a winter formal dance.
Fri, 07/21/2023 | UW+Amazon Science HubResearchers receive UW-Amazon Science Hub support
ME Associate Professor Ashis Banerjee and ME Assistant Professor Mehmet Kurt received funding for projects addressing challenges in robotics and AI innovation.
Thu, 07/13/2023ME researchers win CoMotion awards, scholarship
Faculty and students will research ways to address health needs and aim to improve the design and validation of new devices.
Thu, 07/06/2023 | National Academy of EngineeringXu Chen to participate in NAE symposium
The ME professor is among the engineers selected by the National Academy of Engineering to take part in The Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering 2023 Symposium.
Thu, 07/06/2023 | UW MedicineFlorida students visit UW researchers
The high school students visited Seattle recently to learn from researchers, including ME associate professor Michael Bailey.
Thu, 07/06/2023 | Kiro 7OceanGate safety concerns
ME Assistant Professor Aniruddh Vashisth shared his materials expertise with KIRO News.
Fri, 06/16/2023Congratulations to our 2023 graduates
The 2023 ME graduation celebration included speakers and student awards.
Tue, 06/06/2023 | UW Industrial & Systems EngineeringStudents design failure-prevention system
For their 2023 capstone project, ME and ISE students conducted a comprehensive assessment of Seagen's critical systems.
Mon, 06/05/2023Robotics for manufacturing
ME researchers are exploring how robotics and AI can help improve manufacturing workers’ safety, standardize processes and more.
Wed, 05/31/2023ME wins big at 2023 Dempsey Startup Competition
AMOR received the $15,000 second-place award and Simpl-E-Vac received the $10,000 third-place prize.
Tue, 05/30/2023Making an impact through research and teaching
Ph.D. candidate and instructor Elijah Kuska is advancing biomechanics research while meeting students where they are.
Mon, 05/22/2023A tiny break into toughness
ME researchers turn to nature to investigate how nanomaterials and nanostructure makes materials more resistant to breaking.
Fri, 05/19/2023Meet new faculty
Join us in welcoming Joe Powers, Feini (Sylvia) Qu, Jenny Robinson and Shijing Sun as new faculty to the ME department this school year.
Fri, 04/28/2023 | UW Husky 100ME student in the 2023 Husky 100
Aditya Sanjay Thakur is included in the Husky 100, which recognizes students who are making the most of their time at the UW.
Thu, 04/20/2023 | UW Engineering Innovation in HealthEIH team reflects on their success
The inSTENT Connection team, which includes ME student Clara Black and ME Research Professor Eric Seibel, won first-place in the 2022 Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge.
Thu, 04/20/2023 | UW NewsHow researchers are studying marine microplastics
Learn how two UW researchers, including ME Assistant Professor Michelle DiBenedetto, are investigating the issue of marine microplastics.