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WashU Expert: Energy alliances must be holistic, realistic Expert: Energy alliances must be holistic, realisticIn reaction to multiple countries announcing at the United Nations climate talks that they’re unifying to phase out coal-generated power by 2030, an engineer at WashU warned that a “mix of energy sources” is vital for the near future.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/WashU%20Expert%20Energy%20alliances%20must%20be%20holistic,%20realistic.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Alums Brimer, Cohen named to Forbes 30 Under 30 Brimer, Cohen named to Forbes 30 Under 30The spirometer Andrew Brimer and Abby Cohen developed became Wing, a pocket-sized device that measures lung function in patients with asthma or COPD and sends results to an app on a smartphone, allowing it to be used almost anywhere.<img alt="Andrew Brimer and Abby Cohen of Sparo Labs" src="/news/PublishingImages/Andrew%20Brimer%20and%20Abby%20Cohen.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
WashU Engineering-designed autonomous car inspired by insects Engineering-designed autonomous car inspired by insectsA team of five students placed among the top 10 teams in an international robotics competition for their low-cost autonomous vehicle design inspired by the movements of insects.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Flobot%20WashU%20Engineers.JPG?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Y
A commitment to K-12 computer science commitment to K-12 computer scienceCSforAll, a national summit dedicated to expanding computer science courses for all students, took place at Washington University Oct 16-17. The event brought in about 300 teachers and administrators from school districts across Missouri and Illinois.<img alt="CSforAll Panel" src="/news/PublishingImages/WashU%20Engineering%20CSforALL%202017.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Y


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Beyond the "bubble"

Abby Stylianou used her skills in computer vision to help the St. Louis Police Department and the city’s medical examiner locate the grave of an unidentified young girl who had been found murdered in 1983.

Driving Force

Engineers and scientists have recently identified a missing link that is critical to understanding and improving human health and the living environment — the emerging field of mechanobiology.

Ace Engineering

Serial entrepreneur Joseph Chamdani draws from his WashU education — in the classroom and on the tennis court — to drive TuringSense, his latest Silicon Valley startup.



From cancer to crops: engineering small solutions for the world's big problems

Pratim Biswas & Ramesh Raliya, guest contributors to Forbes





Joe Scherrer is director of the cybersecurity initiative and program director of graduate studies in information systems management and cybersecurity management at Washington University in St. Louis.

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