Washington University in St. Louis

Engineering

Follow your passion
Follow your passion
Alumna Anna Patterson, PhD, vice president of engineering at Google, shares how studying engineering at Wash U allows you to follow your passion and pursue your own dreams.
Vertigo
Vertigo
At the center of Vertigo, an annual event hosted by the Engineering Student Council, is the student-built, wireless, computer-controlled dance floor that is made of 32 modules, 1 billion colors and 32,000 lumens of LED lights.
Engaged in research
Engaged in research
“Working in a research lab at the medical school has rekindled my childhood joy for invention. I knew that this was what I wanted to do. Moreover, I now feel that there is no experience that could be as challenging, yet rewarding, as research is for me.”
Education to prepare you for the future
Education to prepare you for the future
Alumnus Jim McKelvey shares how his Wash U Engineering education prepared him to become an entrepreneurial leader and innovator.
Wang receives prestigious NIH BRAIN initiative award
Wang receives prestigious NIH BRAIN initiative award
Lihong Wang, PhD, the Gene K. Beare Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has received a prestigious $2.7 million BRAIN Initiative Award from the National Institutes of Health.
Alumnus Moerner wins 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Alumnus Moerner wins 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
W. E. Moerner, PhD, an alumnus of the School of Engineering & Applied Science, has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 2014, along with two other scientists.
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
As the newest building in the Engineering complex at the northeast corner of campus, it will contain classrooms, laboratories, faculty offices and gathering and study areas.

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

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.
Engineering well represented among Olin Cup finalists
Three teams headed by Engineering students and an alumna are among the 10 Olin Cup Competition finalists for the 2014-2015 competition.
Improving imaging of cancerous tissues by reversing time
Lihong Wang, PhD, is applying a novel time-reversal technology that allows researchers to better focus light in tissue, such as muscles and organs.
Engineering launches Professional Education Technology and Leadership Center
The Professional Education Technology and Leadership Center will offer courses in the newly renovated, state-of-the-art training center in Lopata Hall beginning December 1.

WUSTL Engineering in the News

Biswas featured on St. Louis Public Radio
Pratim Biswas, PhD, discusses the conversion of landfill gas to useable gas.

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Spencer Lake
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Aims to enhance fundamental understanding of healthy tissue properties

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Alumnus Gaurav Garg named Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist of the Year http://ow.ly/Euw34 via @YahooFinanceUK #entrepreneurship #wustl


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