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Fri, 01/29/2016

Professor Nick Boechler receives AFOSR Young Investigator Award!

Congratulations to Nicholas Boechler, who received the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Young Investigator Award for his proposal titled “Materials with Designed Nonlinearities: Enabling A New Generation of Stress Wave Transformation.”

Mon, 01/25/2016 | UW Today

New handheld, pen-sized microscope could ID cancer cells in doctor’s offices and operating rooms

Professor Jonathan Liu's lab is developing a handheld, miniature microscope that could allow surgeons to identify cancer cells in the operating room.

Sun, 01/17/2016 | Heraldnet

With new tech, scientists probe what lies beneath the Sound

Brian Polagye is a leader of a team of researchers developing two new undersea monitoring systems. Read about their latest work with Snohomish County PUD.

Sat, 10/16/2021 | UW News

Carpentry Compiler helps woodworkers design objects that they can actually make

Assistant professor Jeffrey Lipton is part of a team that created Carpentry Compiler, a digital tool that allows users to design woodworking projects and create optimized fabrication instructions based on the materials and equipment a user has available.