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The MEssenger Spring 2017

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Spring 2017 Edition

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Engineering Innovation in Health classroom

Engineering Innovation in Health

Engineering Innovation in Health provides a framework for engineering students and faculty to partner with clinicians and develop affordable solutions to today’s pressing health needs. Read more »

Jessica Zistatsis with device poster

From idea to innovation

Master’s student Jessica Zistatsis shares her journey through the commercialization process at the UW. Her innovation, a pediatric exoskeleton called PlayGait, helps kids with cerebral palsy practice walking. Read more »

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Laser based medical camera

A laser-based camera developed by ME research professor Eric Seibel improves the view of the carotid artery, which could help physicians learn who is at risk for stroke or heart attack. Read more »

Corie Cobb portrait

Welcome Corie Cobb

Corie L. Cobb joins ME from Palo Alto Research Center, where she led research projects on advanced manufacturing technologies for solar cells, batteries, and high strength and toughness materials. Read more »

Researcher at work

Clean Energy Testbeds

ME professor J. Devin MacKenzie will lead a new clean energy facility designed to accelerate the testing of cleantech innovations and turn discoveries into market-adopted clean energy technologies. Read more »

Leadership seminar

ME Leadership Seminar

Many thanks to the alumni and friends who participated in this year’s leadership seminar series. Read more »

External Advisory Board

External Advisory Board

Thanks to the 2016-17 ME External Advisory Board for another great year of advice, mentoring and advocacy for the department. Read more »