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Engineers receive new funding to improve safety-critical deviceshttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Engineers-receive-new-funding-to-improve-safety-critical-devices.aspxEngineers receive new funding to improve safety-critical devicesNational Science Foundation awarded a team of engineers at Washington University in St. Louis a three-year, $501,797 grant to develop a unified framework for the design, verification and deployment of dynamically customizable safety-critical systems.<img alt="""" src="/news/PublishingImages/Cockpit.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
In sync: How cells make connections could impact circadian rhythm https://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/In-sync-How-cells-make-connections-could-impact-circadian-rhythm-.aspxIn sync: How cells make connections could impact circadian rhythm Jr-Shin Li collaborated with biologists and chemists to develop an algorithm that sheds light on circadian rhythm. <img alt="""" src="/news/PublishingImages/iStock-806943952.jpg?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Making sense, pictures of medical datahttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Making-sense-pictures-of-medical-data-Alvitta-Ottley.aspxMaking sense, pictures of medical dataAlvitta Ottley developed a way for patients to better understand the results of their mammograms. <img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/cancer-women-icons.jpg?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Bigger proteins, stronger threads: Synthetic spider silkhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Bigger-proteins,-stronger-threads-Biosynthetic-spider-silk-Fuzhong-Zhang-Biomacromolecules.aspxBigger proteins, stronger threads: Synthetic spider silkScientists have been able to create some forms of synthetic spider silk, but have been unable to engineer a material that included most if not all of the natural silk’s traits. Until now.<img alt="Biosynthetic silk" src="/news/PublishingImages/Fibers-760x569.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />

This episode is all about nanoparticles: What are their properties, how are they formed and why should you care?

Guests: Professor Srikanth Singamaneni and Assistant Professor Rajan Chakrabarty

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Computational Connections Building the Future for Women Engineers Martin Arthur

ENGINEERING MOMENTUM MAGAZINE

Spring 2018
Computational Connections

At the School of Engineering & Applied Science, researchers are leveraging the power of artificial intelligence to address the challenges of making this technology useful in the real world.

Building the Future for Women Engineers

Women & Engineering connects and supports students and alumnae through a vibrant and growing community.

Martin Arthur ‘Finally Ready to Graduate’

After an unprecedented 50-year career in the School, Martin Arthur is finally ready to graduate.