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In the media: A Forecast for a Warming World: Learn to Live With Firehttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/A-Forecast-for-a-Warming-World-Learn-to-Live-With-Fire.aspxIn the media: A Forecast for a Warming World: Learn to Live With FireClimate change will lead to more wildfires nationwide as hotter temperatures dry out plants, making them easier to ignite.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/24CLI-FIRES1-superJumbo.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />10/25/2019 5:00:00 AMNew York Times, Rajan Chakrabarty
In the media: Michigan's Mighty Mackinac Bridge Has Mega Monitoring System Powered By Traffichttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Michigan-Mighty-Mackinac-Bridge-Has-Mega-Monitoring-System-Powered-By-Traffic.aspxIn the media: Michigan's Mighty Mackinac Bridge Has Mega Monitoring System Powered By TrafficSensor project will reportedly make the Mackinac Bridge the first fully instrumented bridge in the country that uses advanced and self-powered monitoring technology.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/mackinac%20bridge.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />8/30/2019 5:00:00 AMForbes, Electrical & Systems Engineering
In the media: Some types of trees excel at removing particles from polluted airhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Some-types-of-trees-excel-at-removing-particles-from-polluted-air.aspxIn the media: Some types of trees excel at removing particles from polluted airWind tunnel studies suggest that silver birch and certain other tree species may be better than others at trapping roadside air pollution<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/20190606lnp1-microcxd.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/10/2019 5:00:00 AMChemical & Engineering News, Jay Turner
In the media: Vulnerable to a hack: The daily risk we take to be connected in a digital worldhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Vulnerable-to-a-hack-The-daily-risk-we-take-to-be-connected-in-a-digital-world.aspxIn the media: Vulnerable to a hack: The daily risk we take to be connected in a digital world"We are 100% vulnerable."<img alt="" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/151013_joseph_scherrer_01.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/3/2019 5:00:00 AMKMOX, Joe Scherrer
In the media: International Space Station experiments will search for key to soot-free flameshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/International-Space-Station-experiments-will-search-for-key-to-soot-free-flames.aspxIn the media: International Space Station experiments will search for key to soot-free flamesby understanding why soot formation is suppressed they can cut levels of it down here given that it is the second greatest contributor to global warming.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Flame.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />5/15/2019 5:00:00 AMChemistry World, Richard Axelbaum
In the media: WashU Engineers Study Sticky Mussels To Make Strong Waterproof Gluehttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Wash-U-Engineers-Study-Sticky-Mussels-To-Make-Strong-Waterproof-Glue.aspxIn the media: WashU Engineers Study Sticky Mussels To Make Strong Waterproof GlueResearch could help build strong adhesive materials for the naval and biomedical industries<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/mussels.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />5/8/2019 5:00:00 AMSt. Louis Public Radio | NPR, Fuzhong Zhang
In the media: NASA is Funding Research to Create 'Bacteria Factories' for Space Missions of the Futurehttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/NASA-is-funding-research-to-create-bacteria-factories-for-space-missions-of-the-future.aspxIn the media: NASA is Funding Research to Create 'Bacteria Factories' for Space Missions of the FutureEnergy, Environmental & Chemical Engineer Fuzhong Zhang and his team are helping to develop essential supplies for long-term missions as humanity ventures further into space.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/spider-silk-bacterial-factory.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />4/3/2019 5:00:00 AMNewsweek, Fuzhong Zhang
In the media: WashU Scientist Develops Fertilizer From Tiny Particles To Keep Waterways Cleanhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/WashU-Scientist-Develops-Fertilizer-From-Tiny-Particles-To-Keep-Waterways-Clean.aspxIn the media: WashU Scientist Develops Fertilizer From Tiny Particles To Keep Waterways Clean"Smart fertilizer" uses merely a fraction of the amount as traditional fertilizer for the same amount of land<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/022219_provided_smartfertilizer-01.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />2/25/2019 6:00:00 AMSt. Louis Public Radio | NPR, Ramesh Raliya
In the media: Bacteria help create water filter that kills other bacteriahttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Bacteria-help-create-water-filter-that-kills-other-bacteria.aspxIn the media: Bacteria help create water filter that kills other bacteriaResearchers used a traitor bacterium to help them build a graphene water filter that destroys other bacteria.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Study-on-bacteria-helping-make-water-filter.jpg?RenditionID=11" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />1/22/2019 6:00:00 AMMarket Business News, Srikanth Singamaneni, Young-Shin Jun
In the media: Noninvasive imaging technique could reduce breast biopsieshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Noninvasive-imaging-technique-could-reduce-breast-biopsies.aspxIn the media: Noninvasive imaging technique could reduce breast biopsiesSeeking to reduce biopsies for breast tumors through novel imaging technology<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/istock-865638894_super.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />1/22/2019 6:00:00 AMRadiology Business, Subrata Thakar

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In the media: Why speed matters in AV simulationshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Why-speed-matters-in-AV-simulations.aspxIn the media: Why speed matters in AV simulationsWhen it comes to automated vehicles, the car's ability to make decisions in real time is crucial.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/1561063122041.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/26/2019 5:00:00 AMAxios, Chris Gill
In the media: State ballot measures on clean energy key to meeting UN climate goalshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/State-ballot-measures-on-clean-energy-key-to-meeting-UN-climate-goals.aspxIn the media: State ballot measures on clean energy key to meeting UN climate goalsIn next week's midterm elections, Arizona and Nevada voters will decide whether to pass state ballot measures that could serve as a catalyst for future legislation and commitments to mitigate the effects of climate change in 2020 and beyond.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Bobick%20Op%20Ed%20Photo%20-%20Sandy%20HuffakerCorbis%20via%20Getty%20Images.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />10/31/2018 5:00:00 AMArizona and Nevada voters could set precedent for future legislation and commitments to mitigate the effects of climate change
In the media: Machine Learning for Credit Risk – What’s Changing, and What Does it Mean?https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Machine-Learning-for-Credit-Risk.aspxIn the media: Machine Learning for Credit Risk – What’s Changing, and What Does it Mean?​Associate Professor Sanmay Das discusses risk prediction and management in the financial industries on the latest episode of TechEmergence's AI in Industry podcast.<img alt="AI in Industry" src="/news/PublishingImages/AI%20in%20industry.png?RenditionID=13" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/5/2018 5:00:00 AMTechEmergence's AI in Industry podcast, Sanmay Das
In the media: Cybersecurity engineering, a new academic discipline (Venture Beat)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Cybersecurity-engineering-A-new-academic-discipline.aspxIn the media: Cybersecurity engineering, a new academic discipline (Venture Beat)WashU's Director of the Cybersecurity Strategic Initiative, Joe Scherrer, says the cybersecurity industry has zero unemployment and a severe skills shortage in both private sector employment and higher education.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Venture%20Beat%20WashU%20Engineering%20Cybersecurity%20Class.PNG?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />4/16/2018 5:00:00 AMVenture Beat, Joe Scherrer
In the media: The Story Of Aerosols (Science Friday)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-The-Story-Of-Aerosols-Science-Friday.aspxIn the media: The Story Of Aerosols (Science Friday)Aerosols do play a role in climate change, but not the one you might think. Assistant Professor Rajan Chakrabarty joined Ira Flatow to discuss the complex chemistry of the particles in our air.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/SciFri_avatar_1400x-1.png?RenditionID=13" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />2/22/2018 6:00:00 AMScience Friday, Assistant Professor Rajan Chakrabarty
A new way to ‘see’ cancerhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/A-new-way-to-see-cancer.aspxA new way to ‘see’ cancerA group of engineers and doctors at WashU launched efforts to determine if an imaging-based technique could provide a more detailed view of the cancer and enable women to make an informed decision for treatment options at the onset.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/washu%20engineering%20a%20new%20way%20to%20see%20cancer.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />12/22/2017 6:00:00 AMScientific American, Professor Quing Zhu
In the media: Stop talking about the need for computer science and start teaching it (Fox News)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Stop-talking-about-the-need-for-computer-science-and-start-teaching-it-Fox-News.aspxIn the media: Stop talking about the need for computer science and start teaching it (Fox News)"At a time when computers increasingly control every aspect of our daily lives — both on the job and at home — the lessons we teach students must adapt to where the world is going, not where it has been," says Aaron Bobick.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/WashU%20Engineering%20Aaron%20Bobick%20Fox%20News.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />11/24/2017 6:00:00 AMFox News, Dean Aaron Bobick
In the media: Idea of 100 percent renewable energy isn't feasible (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Idea-of-100-percent-renewable-energy-is-not-feasible.aspxIn the media: Idea of 100 percent renewable energy isn't feasible (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)Why is it that “100 percent renewables” is not feasible? First, we have to realize that the key to modern society is reliability.<img alt="""" src="/news/PublishingImages/100percentrenew.image.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />11/14/2017 6:00:00 AM
From cancer to crops: engineering small solutions for the world's big problemshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/From-Cancer-To-Crops-Engineering-Small-Solutions-For-The-Worlds-Big-Problems.aspxFrom cancer to crops: engineering small solutions for the world's big problemsFrom drug delivery to agriculture and water treatment, some of the world’s largest problems can be solved with the smallest structures. Pratim Biswas and Ramesh Raliya explain how in Forbes.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/960x0.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />9/19/2017 5:00:00 AMForbes, Professor Pratim Biswas
In the media: Insects are revealing how AI can work in society (Venture Beat)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Insects-are-revealing-how-AI-can-work-in-society.aspxIn the media: Insects are revealing how AI can work in society (Venture Beat)What’s the secret to unlocking artificial intelligence (AI) and making it ubiquitous in our everyday lives? Assistant Professor Xuan “Silvia” Zhang's guest column appeared on venturebeat.com.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/WashU%20Engineering%20insect%20Venture%20Beat.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />9/5/2017 5:00:00 AMVenture Beat, Assistant Professor Xuan “Silvia” Zhang