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Using tooth sensors to detect disease tooth sensors to detect diseaseAn interdisciplinary team of researchers from the School of Medicine and the School of Engineering & Applied Science is redefining the notion of a wisdom tooth. The team is developing technology that could someday be used to detect early signs of disease.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/WashU%20Engineering%20electronic%20tooth%20sensor.png?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Y
Text messaging tool may help fight opioid epidemic messaging tool may help fight opioid epidemic“There is an urgent need to address the opioid crisis in powerful new ways,” said the study’s senior author, Avik Som, an MD/PhD student at WashU. Som completed his doctorate in biomedical engineering and will receive his medical degree.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Opioidtexts-700x467.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Meet the Class of 2018 Valedictorians the Class of 2018 Valedictorians​Jessi Gray, Sydney Katz, Nikhil Patel and Vanessa Wu will speak at the 2018 Engineering Recognition Ceremony on May 17.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/_72O9324.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
WashU engineers net notable NSF Graduate Research Fellowships engineers net notable NSF Graduate Research Fellowships Previous fellows include former U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, Google founder Sergey Brin and numerous Nobel Prize winners.<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/141020_jwb_brookings_007-1915x768.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />

What are both the near term and mid-term futures of energy around the globe and what technological discoveries and innovation are taking place to help determine that future? Join us for this first episode with host Dean Aaron Bobick.

Guests: Professors Vijay Ramani and Richard Axelbaum

Is the future of energy stuck in the past? 48 hours @ ArchHacks Greg Hyslop


Fall 2017
Is the future of energy stuck in the past?

From efforts to improve automobile fuel economy to reducing emissions at electrical power plants, the future of energy is inherently still in the past, according to School of Engineering & Applied Science experts.

48 hours @ ArchHacks

A timeline of two WashU Engineering students and how they spent the weekend at a hackathon

Leading Change: Greg Hyslop

As chief technology officer of The Boeing Co., Greg Hyslop oversees some 45,000 engineers who develop high-performance aircraft and space vehicles that change the world.