Welcome back, students!
Prepare yourself for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Washington University Guatemala Initiative
Carolyn Arden and a group of engineering students traveled to Guatemala to support Roosevelt Hospital, the largest public hospital in the country.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.