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In the media: Uber report looks to rebuild goodwill with regulatorshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Uber-report-looks-to-rebuild-goodwill-with-regulators.aspxIn the media: Uber report looks to rebuild goodwill with regulatorsCritics say company still has a long way to go with self-driving car safety<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/http---com.ft.imagepublish.upp-prod-us.s3.amazonaws.com-428cd508-e02e-11e8-a8a0-99b2e340ffeb.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />11/8/2018 6:00:00 AMFinancial Times, Sanjoy Baruah
In the media: Giant towers proposed to clean Delhi's toxic smoghttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Giant-towers-proposed-to-clean-Delhi-toxic-smog.aspxIn the media: Giant towers proposed to clean Delhi's toxic smogAssistant Vice Chancellor & Department Chair Pratim Biswas says giant filters may help smog, but are no silver bullet.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/http---cdn.cnn.com-cnnnext-dam-assets-180831150123-znera-smog-project-1-gallery-top.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />9/20/2018 5:00:00 AMCNN, Professor Pratim Biswas
In the media: Car companies are pouring billions into self-driving tech they may never use, experts sayhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Car-companies-are-pouring-billions-into-self-driving-tech-they-may-never-use-experts-say.aspxIn the media: Car companies are pouring billions into self-driving tech they may never use, experts sayDean Aaron Bobick says self-driving technology won't be simple for car companies.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/self%20drive.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />9/17/2018 5:00:00 AMInsider, Dean Aaron Bobick
In the media: Uber's self-driving cars are back. Well, sort of.https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Ubers-self-driving-cars-are-back.aspxIn the media: Uber's self-driving cars are back. Well, sort of.Professor Sanjoy Baruah weighs in on Uber's decision to resume self-driving car testing.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Media-Uber.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/26/2018 5:00:00 AMMashable, Professor Sanjoy Baruah
In the media: Tesla's Autopilot keeps crashing into parked cars. Here's why.https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Teslas-Autopilot-keeps-crashing-into-parked-cars.aspxIn the media: Tesla's Autopilot keeps crashing into parked cars. Here's why.Sanjoy Baruah provides expert insight on the recent crashes involved with Tesla's Autopilot. ​<img alt="Tesla's autopilot" src="/news/PublishingImages/Mashable_Tesla%20autopilot.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />5/31/2018 5:00:00 AMMashable, Professor Sanjoy Baruah
Noninvasive brain tumor biopsy on the horizonhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Noninvasive-brain-tumor-biopsy-on-the-horizon.aspxNoninvasive brain tumor biopsy on the horizonTaking a biopsy of a brain tumor is a complicated and invasive surgical process, but a team of researchers at Washington University in St. Louis is developing a way that allows them to detect tumor biomarkers through a simple blood test.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Chen-Brain-900x600.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />4/26/2018 5:00:00 AMCnet, Assistant Professor Hong Chen
In the media: Concussions originate from ringing deep inside the brain, modeling suggestshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Concussions-originate-from-ringing-deep-inside-the-brain-modeling-suggests.aspxIn the media: Concussions originate from ringing deep inside the brain, modeling suggestsProfessor Phil Bayly shared expert insight for Science Magazine.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Phil%20Bayly%20Science%20Magazine.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />3/30/2018 5:00:00 AMScience Magazine, Professor Phil Bayly
In the media: Flu warfare may look different next year (CNN)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Flu-warfare-may-look-different-next-year-CNN.aspxIn the media: Flu warfare may look different next year (CNN)​Professor Pratim Biswas tells CNN how aerosol technology can capture and kill infectious flu particles in the air.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/WashU%20Engineers%20on%20CNN.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />2/14/2018 6:00:00 AMCNN, Professor Pratim Biswas
In the media: Study confirms how lead got into Flint's water (PBS News Hour)https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-the-media-Study-confirms-how-lead-got-into-Flints-water-PBS-News-Hour.aspxIn the media: Study confirms how lead got into Flint's water (PBS News Hour)​Flint’s pipes were only part of the problem in the city’s water crisis. Professor Pratim Biswas commented on particulate lead problems.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/water-1024x683.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />8/1/2017 5:00:00 AMPBS, Professor Pratim Biswas
WashU Expert: Professor Dan Giammar on the Flint water crisishttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Professor-Dan-Giammar-.aspxWashU Expert: Professor Dan Giammar on the Flint water crisis“This could have been nipped in the bud before last summer,” said Daniel Giammar, an environmental engineer at Washington University in St. Louis.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/water%20crisis%20nyt.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />1/26/2016 6:00:00 AMThe New York Times, Professor Dan Giammar

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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