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Engineering

Jim McKelvey: Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Jim McKelvey: Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Meet alumnus Jim McKelvey, and learn how his WUSTL Engineering education prepared him to become an entrepreneurial leader and innovator.
George named Stuckenberg Professor of Technology & Human Affairs
George named Stuckenberg Professor of Technology & Human Affairs
Steven George, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, will be installed as the Elvera & William Stuckenberg Professor of Technology & Human Affairs at a ceremony Sept. 22.
Advancing cancer detection
Advancing cancer detection
Viktor Gruev, PhD, associate professor of computer science and engineering, is one of several collaborators on a new wearable technology that can help operating physicians see cancer cells in real-time.
Col. Bob Behnken: Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Col. Bob Behnken: Engineer your way. Engineer at Wash U.
Meet Washington University Engineering alumnus Col. Bob Behnken, chief astronaut at NASA, and learn how he uses his WUSTL Engineering education every day.
Impacting global health
Impacting global health
Carolyn Arden and a group of engineering students traveled to Guatemala to repair medical equipment and support Roosevelt Hospital, the largest public hospital in the country.
Engineers develop new sensor to detect tiny individual nanoparticles
Engineers develop new sensor to detect tiny individual nanoparticles
A team of engineers, led by Lan Yang, PhD, has developed a new sensor that can detect and count nanoparticles, at sizes as small as 10 nanometers, one at a time.
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
As the newest building in the Engineering complex at the northeast corner of campus, it will contain classrooms, laboratories, faculty offices and gathering and study areas.

Across Disciplines. Across the World.TM

As an engineering school, we aspire to discover the unknown, educate students and serve society. Our strategy focuses intellectual efforts through a new convergence paradigm and builds on strengths, particularly as applied to medicine and health, energy and environment, and security. Through innovative partnerships with academic and industry partners — across disciplines and across the world — we will contribute to solving the greatest global challenges of the 21st century.

School News

Camera developed at WUSTL sheds light on mate choice of swordtail fish
A group of researchers have used a special camera developed by Viktor Gruev, PhD, to discover that female northern swordtail fish choose their mates based on polarization signals from the males.
WUSTL helps found consortium to advance Internet of the future
Washington University in St. Louis has helped to establish a new consortium of U.S. universities and leading technology companies designed to promote development and adoption of Named Data Networking.
New technology may identify tiny strains in body tissues before injuries occur
Researchers at WUSTL have developed a new technology that one day may help pinpoint minor strains and tiny injuries in the body’s tissues long before bigger problems occur.

WUSTL Engineering in the News

Will 3-D printing revolutionize medicine?
WebMD explores the future of 3-D printers in medicine with a look at the 3-D-printed robotic prosthetic arm built by Washington University engineering students.

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Barani Raman
Assistant Professor
Applications for his lab's electronic nose technology include homeland security & environmental monitoring

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