Groundbreaking optical device could enhance computers, lasers
Engineers at Washington University in St. Louis have used a "whispering gallery" phenomenon with an optical device that may lead to new and more powerful computers that run faster and cooler.
The 153rd University Commencement will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, May 16, 2014. Undergraduate and graduate engineering students will be recognized at separate recognition ceremonies.
Meet the 2014 Alumni Achievement Award recipients
From a president of R&D for a new Google startup to a vice chairman of investment banking at a global firm, the six alumni chosen to receive the 2014 Alumni Achievement Awards are outstanding representatives of the School of Engineering & Applied Science.
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science to anchor Henry A. & Elvira H. Jubel Hall
“The addition of Jubel Hall to Whitaker, Brauer and Green halls in the new engineering complex will enable us to attract and retain the best and brightest students and the most talented faculty, and it will provide them with the tools they need to do great work,” says Ralph S. Quatrano, PhD, dean of the School of Engineering & Applied Science.
3-D printer creates transformative device for heart treatment
Using an inexpensive 3-D printer, biomedical engineers have developed a custom-fitted, implantable device with embedded sensors that could transform treatment and prediction of cardiac disorders.
Register for summer 2014 courses
The School of Engineering & Applied Science offers undergraduate and graduate courses throughout the summer.
George named chair of Department of Biomedical Engineering
Steven C. George, MD, PhD, has been named chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, effective July 1, 2014.