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Engineering

Fortner receives CAREER Award from National Science Foundation
Fortner receives CAREER Award from National Science Foundation
John D. Fortner, PhD, will study new composite materials for advanced water treatment with a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) from the National Science Foundation.
World’s fastest 2-D camera may enable new scientific discoveries
World’s fastest 2-D camera may enable new scientific discoveries
Lihong Wang, PhD, the Gene K. Beare Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has developed the world’s fastest receive-only 2-D camera, a device that can capture events up to 100 billion frames per second.
Pathak receives CAREER Award from National Science Foundation
Pathak receives CAREER Award from National Science Foundation
Amit Pathak, PhD, plans to take a multi-disciplinary approach to better understanding the cell migration process with a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation.
Enhance your creative vision
Enhance your creative vision
“Being a part of the Rube Goldberg Club has greatly enriched my academic experience by allowing me to experiment with engineering concepts in a fun, hands-on way.”
Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Alumnus Arnold Donald, chief executive of Carnival Corporation, explains how an engineering degree at Washington University formed a solid foundation for his successful career.
New issue of Engineering Momentum
New issue of Engineering Momentum
Read the fall 2014 issue of Engineering Momentum.
David Peters: Inspired by Sputnik
David Peters: Inspired by Sputnik
For more than four decades, David Peters, PhD, and his group have made globally recognized contributions to helicopter research, especially in the realm of mathematical models of helicopters.

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.

School News

Dual Degree alumna Mahi Demissie encourages students to do internships to find their passion in engineering.
School of Engineering & Applied Science announces dean search
Washington University invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Science.
Peat fire emissions may shed light on climate change
To study the climatic effects of peat fire emissions, Rajan Chakrabarty, PhD, has received a three-year, $530,000 grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

WUSTL Engineering in the News

Nigerian-born Wash U engineer wins annual St. Louis Award for his cancer-seeing glasses
Samuel Achilefu, PhD, professor of radiology and biomedical engineering, was honored for his groundbreaking glasses that help surgeons "see" cancer.

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Shankar Sastry
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Conducts research within the Consortium for Clean Coal Utilization

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