Plants model more efficient cooling method model more efficient cooling methodPatricia Weisensee combined the two conflicting concepts to find a more efficient way for droplets to evaporate from a surface. <img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Lotus_leaf_with_waterdrops.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />y
Better imaging, fewer surgeries? imaging, fewer surgeries?A new study at Washington University School of Medicine will add an imaging method developed in the McKelvey School of Engineering to the current standard of care for women at high risk for ovarian cancer.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Zhu_fig5[4]_2019.jpg?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Division of Computational and Data Sciences marries AI, social science of Computational and Data Sciences marries AI, social scienceA new PhD program brings together technology and social science to attack pressing issues<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/original_1394454479.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Toward a smarter way of recharging the aquifer a smarter way of recharging the aquiferResearchers find a cause of high arsenic concentrations in recharged aquifers: dissolved organic compounds<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/2020AquiferYoungShin2.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />

How can nanoparticles be leveraged as aerosols and what applications exist?

Guests: Professor Pratim Biswas

The next McKelvey era Design/Build/Fly Analytical Brainpower Fuzhong Zhang ‘Reimagining synthetics’


Fall 2019
The next McKelvey era

Jim McKelvey Jr. is well known for being an innovator and serial entrepreneur. Find out how his gift to name the McKelvey School of Engineering will spur innovation within the school.


Members of the Design/Build/Fly team take their love of engineering to create an aircraft that meets certain specifications for a national competition. See how they fared this year.

Analytical Brainpower

Read how several of our alumni apply their engineering and analytical thinking skills to careers in consulting all over the world.

Reimagining synthetics

Learn how Fuzhong Zhang uses synthetic biology to create new products that could one day replace fossil-derived materials and fuels.