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Engineering

Two teams share $25,000 Discovery Competition top prize
Two teams share $25,000 Discovery Competition top prize
Projects to provide low-cost eyeglasses for people in the developing world and to develop a cell death detector will share $25,000 in cash to further develop their projects as winners of the 2014 Discovery Competition.
Seeing things differently
Seeing things differently
Robert Pless, PhD, professor of computer science and engineering and an expert in computer vision, archives images from 24,000 publicly available webcams around the world to make interpretations about the environment.
New Engineering Momentum Magazine
New Engineering Momentum Magazine
The spring 2014 issue includes a feature on innovative teaching methods, a faculty profile of Robert Pless, PhD, an alumni profile of John Sommerer, PhD, and a feature on engineers in service to society.
Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Meet Washington University Engineering alumnus Col. Bob Behnken, chief astronaut at NASA, and learn how he uses his WUSTL Engineering education every day.
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
“The addition of Jubel Hall to Whitaker, Brauer and Green halls in the new engineering complex will enable us to attract and retain the best and brightest students and the most talented faculty, and it will provide them with the tools they need to do great work,” says Ralph S. Quatrano, PhD, dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Science.
George named chair of Department of Biomedical Engineering
George named chair of Department of Biomedical Engineering
Steven C. George, MD, PhD, has been named chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, effective July 1, 2014.

Across Disciplines. Across the World.TM

As an engineering school, we aspire to discover the unknown, educate students and serve society. Our strategy focuses intellectual efforts through a new convergence paradigm and builds on strengths, particularly as applied to medicine and health, energy and environment, and security. Through innovative partnerships with academic and industry partners — across disciplines and across the world — we will contribute to solving the greatest global challenges of the 21st century.

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School News

Students plan to install solar power at Indian orphanage
Four Engineering students are raising money to install solar power at a girls' orphanage in India.
PARC wins renewed funding for photosynthetic research
The Department of Energy awarded the Photosynthetic Antenna Research Center (PARC) $14.4 million to continue research on natural and bio-inspired systems for harvesting sun’s energy.
Twelve new faculty members to join Engineering in 2014-15
The new hires will bring the total number of faculty to 92, the most in the history of the School of Engineering & Applied Science.
Engineering students use 3-D printer to create prosthetic arm for teen
KTVI Fox News shares the story of Henry Lather, Kranti Peddada and Kendall Gretsch, who used a 3-D printer to create a high-tech prosthetic for thirteen-year-old Sydney Kendall.

WUSTL Engineering in the News

Backed by Cultivation Capital, Cardialen enters human clinical trials
Read more about Cardialen, the medical device company co-founded by Igor Efimov, PhD, in the St. Louis Business Journal.

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Hiro Mukai
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Researches the development of new computational methods

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