2010 Media Archive

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December 30, 2010 | KIRO Radio

Could an Xbox Kinect lead to a medical breakthrough? (Howard Chizeck, Blake Hannaford, EE)

December 28, 2010 | The New York Times

Managing scientific inquiry in a laboratory the size of the Web (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

December 28, 2010 | EE Times

Darpa to fund MEMS R&D (Karl Bohringer, EE)

December 28, 2010 | PC World

Student-made device could bring clean water to the world (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, BioE, ChemE )

December 28, 2010 | Mobile Magazine

$3 keychain could be the end of the world's water crisis (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, BioE, ChemE)

December 27, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

UW researchers using Kinect for remote surgery systems (Howard Chizeck, Blake Hannaford, EE)

December 27, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Top 10 startup stories of 2010 (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

December 27, 2010 | SlashGear

Engineering students create cheap way to tell when water is safe to drink (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE BioE, ChemE)

December 27, 2010 | Energy Matters

Solar powered water testing tool wins award (Howard Chizeck, EE, BioE, ChemE)

December 27, 2010 | Treehugger.com

Students create dirt cheap solar solution for disinfecting water (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, BioE, ChemE)

December 26, 2010 | MSNBC

Best of Microsoft Kinect hacks (Blake Hannaford, Howard Chizeck, EE)

December 24, 2010 | Gizmag

Students design electronic device that indicates safe drinking water (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, BioE, ChemE)

December 22, 2010 | KUOW Radio

University of Washington students win prize (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, BioE, ChemE)

December 21, 2010 | The New York Times

Smarter, not faster, is the future of computing research (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

December 21, 2010 | Switched.com

MIT's 'Frankencameras' may be able to peer around corners (Steve Seitz, CSE)

December 21, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Walmart, WSU, UW: nonprofit gifts roundup (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, BioE, ChemE)

December 21, 2010 | KING 5 News

UW students win $40,000 to help make water safe to drink (Howard Chizeck, Charlie Matlack (grad student), EE, ChemE, BioE)

December 20, 2010 | The New York Times

Five years in, gauging impact of Gates grants (Paul Yager, BioE)

December 20, 2010 | The (UK) Guardian

We need to get to the bottom of what mobile phones do to our health (Henry Lai, BioE)

December 19, 2010 | Engadget

Kinect and haptics combine at the UW to let you feel the future (video) (Hawkeye King (grad student), Fredrik Rydén (visiting grad student), EE)

December 19, 2010 | The Everett Herald

All eyes on Boeing in next crucial year (COE)

December 19, 2010 | The New York Times Magazine

Granting anonymity (Jacob Appelbaum (research scientist), CSE)

December 18, 2010 | The New York Times

Computational photography may help us see around corners (Steve Seitz, CSE)

December 17, 2010 | InformationWeek

White House urges $1B in federal information technology R&D (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

December 16, 2010 | Technology Review

Cell-seeded sutures to repair the heart (Chuck Murry, BioE)

December 16, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Inspiring high school developers (Stuart Reges, CSE)

December 15, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

UW prof: 737 successor will look similar (Adam Bruckner, AA)

December 15, 2010 | IEEE Spectrum: Automation blog

Willow Garage sells first PR2 robots (Josh Smith, EE, CSE)

December 14, 2010 | BusinessWeek (via Associated Press)

UW: Admiralty Inlet an ideal spot for tidal power (Brian Polagye, ME, Jim Thomson, CEE)

December 14, 2010 | Environmental News Network

Tidal power (Brian Polagye, ME, Jim Thomson, CEE)

December 14, 2010 | The Spokesman-Review

Phosphorus removal methods targeting types that spur algae (Michael Brett, CEE)

December 14, 2010 | The Huffington Post

Babies pick up on more than you'd think (John Medina (affiliate) BioE)

December 14, 2010 | DailyTech.com

UW researchers examine effects of tidal turbines through new energy project (Brian Polagye, ME, Jim Thomson, CEE)

December 8, 2010 | Redbook

Is your house making you ill? (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

December 8, 2010 | Public Library of Science: Body Politic blog

The dirty truth about 'green' products (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

December 8, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Q&A with Phil Bereano on genetic engineering in agriculture (Phil Bereano (emeritus), HCDE)

December 6, 2010 | Scientific American

Testing the waters with tidal energy (Brian Polagye, ME)

December 6, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Academic prodigies (EE, COE)

December 6, 2010 | The New York Times

Eye for art and artistry among jigsaw's jumble (Maya Gupta, EE)

December 2, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

And the Flashies go to... (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

December 2, 2010 | Nature News

Video microscopy reveals molecules in motion (Eric Seibel, ME)

December 1, 2010 | MSNBC: Cosmic Log blog

Play a game... and fight disease (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

December 1, 2010 | The Minnesota Daily

Kaler's top priority: Increase diversity (COE)

November 29, 2010 | The New York Times (via ClimateWire)

Will a flood of tiny sensors help us cut emissions? (Josh Smith, EE, CSE)

November 27, 2010 | Popular Mechanics

Six innovative robot hands (Josh Smith, EE, CSE)

November 24, 2010 | The Seattle Times: The Weather Beat blog

Snow routes hamper bus tracker site; developer hoping to make changes (Brian Ferris (PhD student), CSE)

November 24, 2010 | Scientific American

The Web Turns 20: Social Machines Redesign Democracy, Part 2 of 4 (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

November 18, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Paul Allen grants go where few have gone before (Eric Klavins, EE)

November 18, 2010 | Gizmag

Lamborghini's new Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

November 17, 2010 | St. Louis Post Dispatch

Washington U. students play computer game that may help treat diseases (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

November 15, 2010 | WalletPop: Green Police blog

Are 'green' cleaners really green? (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

November 15, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW spinout Nanocel advances to Clean Tech Open finals (Vipin Kumar, ME)

November 15, 2010 | Grist.org

Is my smart phone making me dumb? (Henry Lai, BioE)

November 15, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Flashies: Newsmaker of the Year (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

November 13, 2010 | The New York Times

Should you be snuggling with your cell phone? (Henry Lai, BioE)

November 13, 2010 | Montreal Gazette

'No new data' in exposure study, Health Canada says (Henry Lai, BioE)

November 12, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Research insider: A $100,000 grant and children with toothaches (Beth Kolko, HCDE, Gaetano Borriello, Ruth Anderson, CSE)

November 12, 2010 | Chemistry World

How green is your detergent? (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

November 12, 2010 | Public Radio: Marketplace

Finding the right time to buy your airplane ticket (Oren Etzioni, CSE)

November 11, 2010 | Slate.com: Procrastinate Better blog

A riveting puzzle full of whimsy (Maya Gupta, EE)

November 10, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Engineering societies gather for first fair (COE)

November 9, 2010 | The New York Times

Voices: What's next in science (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

November 9, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Gates Foundation scales back 'grand' plan for global health (Paul Yager, BioE)

November 5, 2010 | National Geographic News

Shining light on the cost of solar energy (Hugh Hillhouse, ChemE)

November 5, 2010 | The Spokesman-Review

Moses Lake carbon fiber plant could double (COE)

November 2, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Online reputations: Learning to forget (Yoshi Kohno, Roxana Geambasu (PhD student), CSE)

November 2, 2010 | Discovery News

'Non-scented' products emit toxic chemicals (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

November 2, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Intel Labs Seattle open house: Invasion of the depth sensors (Dieter Fox, Marvin Cheng (junior), CSE)

November 1, 2010 | The New York Times

Seeing the natural world with a physicist's lens (Emo Todorov, CSE)

November 1, 2010 | KPLU Radio

Potential risks from fragrances in common products (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 29, 2010 | The Everett Herald

Editorial: Ad-friendly is what color? (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 29, 2010 | Seattle Business Magazine

Top Innovators: University of Washington/Zensi (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

October 29, 2010 | BusinessWeek (via HealthDay News)

Many scented consumer products emit toxic chemicals: Study (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 29, 2010 | Seattle Business Magazine

Top Innovators: Vitriosic (Minoru Taya, ME)

October 29, 2010 | Seattle Business Magazine

Top Innovators: Nanocel Inc. (Vipin Kumar, ME)

October 29, 2010 | The Chicago Tribune: Julie's Health Club blog

Study: 'Green' products emit hazardous chemicals (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 29, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

University of Washington looks to spark startups with $20M fund (CSE, COE)

October 27, 2010 | KUOW: The Conversation

Afghanistan blast anniversary, toxic fragrances, and gray wolf endangered again (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 27, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

The coffee cup of the future (Vipin Kumar, ME)

October 26, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Scented cosmetics and cleaners might be toxic (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 26, 2010 | The Columbus Dispatch

Study: Many best-selling scented cleaning products contain dangerous chemicals (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 26, 2010 | The Daily Score

Raising a stink over fragrances (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 26, 2010 | USA Today

Study: Scented consumer products emit toxic chemicals (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

October 24, 2010 | BBC

The robot that reads your mind to train itself (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

October 23, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Humans vs. Zombies Tag stalks the UW campus (John Sahr, EE)

October 21, 2010 | MSNBC: Body Odd blog

Head-spinning Meniere's disease may have met its match (Jay Rubinstein, BioE)

October 21, 2010 | KING 5

UW surgeons perform world's first implant to treat Meniere's disease (Jay Rubinstein, BioE)

October 21, 2010 | BigGreenSmile.com

Building energy-saving molecules by hand (Pat Stayton, BioE)

October 21, 2010 | Seattle Magazine

Most Influential: Zoran Popovic and David Baker (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

October 20, 2010 | Bloomberg Businessweek

Want super power? Try super technology (Babak Parviz, EE)

October 20, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

UW project offers new online discussion platform for state initiatives (Travis Kriplean, Jonathan Morgan (PhD students), CSE, HCDE)

October 20, 2010 | Daily Journal of Commerce

CH2M Hill to talk on 2012 Olympics (CEE, COE)

October 18, 2010 | AOL News

Five new frightening types of cyberattacks (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

October 18, 2010 | MSNBC

Reviving streetcars (Mark Hallenbeck, CEE)

October 15, 2010 | PC World

Ballmer: Success requires a balancing act (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

October 15, 2010 | Wall Street Journal: The Numbers Guy blog

Why construction project costs runneth over (Mark Hallenbeck, CEE)

October 15, 2010 | KING 5

UW tech students are in high demand (David Truong, Kim Nguyen (undergrads), CSE)

October 14, 2010 | Popular Science

In new study, babies think a silvery robot is human, as long as it acts friendly (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

October 14, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Video: Why Microsoft? Ballmer's reply to underwhelmed college student (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

October 14, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Ballmer: Google's ability to monetize search 'surprised me' (CSE)

October 14, 2010 | KING 5

Tides could be tapped for clean energy (Brian Polagye, ME, Jim Thomson, CEE)

October 13, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Steve Ballmer at UW, Nancy Pelosi in Redmond on Thursday (CSE)

October 13, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Microsoft Pri0 blog

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will speak at UW on Thursday (CSE)

October 12, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Local books: Ann Rule's latest true-crime tale and a look at brain function in children (John Medina (affiliate), BioE)

October 12, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Ballmer at UW on Thursday (CSE)

October 12, 2010 | PopSci.com

Squeezable cell phone gives firmness-based feedback (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

October 11, 2010 | New Scientist

The smartphone's shape-shifting future (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

October 11, 2010 | Racer.com

Lambo concept previews all-carbon Gallardo (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

October 9, 2010 | The (UK) Telegraph

Mobile phone companies urged to display safety warnings more prominently (Henry Lai, BioE)

October 8, 2010 | The (UK) Guardian

From fantasy to reality: how science fiction has influenced technology (Babak Parviz, EE)

October 8, 2010 | Processor.com

Something rich and strange: Computing in the quantum realm (Dave Bacon, CSE)

October 8, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Hot stuff: UW part of national effort to study global warming (Alan Hamlet, CEE)

October 8, 2010 | Wired: Danger Room blog

Fish, birds and bats inspire Navy's next-gen drones (Kristi Morgansen, AA)

October 7, 2010 | The Bellevue Reporter

Tyler Allen reflects on Driver Search experience (Tyler Allen (undergrad), ME)

October 6, 2010 | The Seattle Times

UW doctoral programs win high ratings (Matt O'Donnell, COE)

October 6, 2010 | The Chronicle of Higher Education

Computer scientists cry foul over data problems in NRC rankings (Hank Levy, CSE)

October 5, 2010 | SeattlePI.com (via Whidbey News Times)

The green street of Oak Harbor (Steve Muench, CEE)

October 5, 2010 | KIRO Radio

Site hopes to capture the wisdom of Washingtonians on ballot measures (Alan Borning, Travis Kriplean (PhD student), CSE)

October 4, 2010 | The New York Times

Aiming to learn as we do, a machine teaches itself (Oren Etzioni, CSE)

October 1, 2010 | Ivanhoe Broadcast News

Inside a Lamborghini Lab (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

September 30, 2010 | Technology Review: Shtetl optimized blog

NRC: Nonsensical Ranking Clowns (CSE)

September 30, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

UW-led consortium to study animals to boost unmanned planes (Kristi Morgansen, AA)

September 30, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW-led consortium gets $7.5M to make vehicles fly like birds, bats (Kristi Morgansen, AA)

September 28, 2010 | The Chronicle of Higher Education

An elaborate ranking of doctorate programs makes its long-awaited debut (CSE, COE)

September 28, 2010 | Inside Higher Ed

You're not no. 1 (CSE, COE)

September 27, 2010 | The Seattle Times

New voters guide will heal rifts through voter education and dialogue (Alan Borning, CSE)

September 26, 2010 | The Chronicle of Higher Education

Mixed signals about cellphones' health risks hang up research (Henry Lai, BioE)

September 24, 2010 | Washington News Council blog

Seattle developers release new open source tool to combat ballot fatigue (Alan Borning, CSE)

September 24, 2010 | Crosscut

Why the I-1098 income tax measure is good for the state (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

September 24, 2010 | WBTV North Carolina

Hackers find their way into cars on-board computer systems (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

September 22, 2010 | The New York Times (via ReadWriteWeb)

Android users crowd-source air pollution analysis (Richard Ladner, CSE)

September 22, 2010 | Circle of Blue

Low water may halt Hoover Dam's power (Dennis Lettenmaier, CEE)

September 21, 2010 | Technology Review

Sensors use building's electrical wiring as antenna (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 20, 2010 | CBS News (via Associated Press)

Text messaging opens new line of communication for deaf (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

September 20, 2010 | The Huffington Post

An interview with Phil Bereano: The complex ethics of genetic engineering (Phil Bereano (emeritus), HCDE)

September 16, 2010 | Gizmag

Smart home sensors use electrical wiring as an antenna (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 16, 2010 | The Seattle Times

UW team builds sensors that run for decades on 1 battery (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 16, 2010 | Slashdot

Turning your home into a giant antenna (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 16, 2010 | Inhabit

Built-in electrical wiring could monitor home energy use (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 16, 2010 | The New York Times

A textbook solution (CSE)

September 15, 2010 | NPR: All Things Considered

Computer game could help cure diseases (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

September 15, 2010 | R&D Mag

Home's electrical wiring acts as antenna to receive low-power sensor data (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 15, 2010 | TechNewsDaily

Sensors turns houses into smart homes (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 15, 2010 | Popular Science

SNUPI's smart-home sensors communicate via the copper already in the walls (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 15, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Home wiring as an antenna: Discovery spawns UW startup (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

September 15, 2010 | Columbus (Ohio) Local News

Upper Arlington nearly finished with pilot project for 'Greenroads' (Steve Muench, CEE)

September 15, 2010 | International Business Times

Researchers turn home electrical wiring into antenna for sensor (Shwetak Patel, EE, CSE)

September 14, 2010 | The Washington Post (via Slate)

Some air fresheners contain ingredients that may be harmful (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

September 13, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Believer in potential of robotics (Sarah Kriz, HCDE)

September 13, 2010 | KPLU Radio

Recovery debate: Is tech sector hiring? (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

September 10, 2010 | The Everett Herald

Snohomish PUD tidal grant project gets $10 million federal grant (Brian Polagye, Phil Malte, ME, Jim Thomson, CEE)

September 9, 2010 | The Daily Utah Chronicle

Artificial limbs could be created with neurobiotics (Yoky Matsuoka, CSE)

September 9, 2010 | Maclean's magazine (Canada)

Playtime for proteins (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (grad student), CSE)

September 6, 2010 | ComputerWeekly.com

Car computers vulnerable to wireless attack (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

September 2, 2010 | NBC Nightly News

Finding a virtual remedy for real pain (Hunter Hoffman, ME)

September 2, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Editorial: Museum of Flight deserves to showcase a space shuttle (John Bollard (emeritus), AA, James Mueller (deceased), MSE)

September 1, 2010 | Chemistry World

Are nanotubes the future for radiotherapy? (Daniel Ratner, BioE)

September 1, 2010 | Technology Review

TR35 2010 Young Innovator: T. Scott Saponas, 29 (James Landay, Desney Tan (affiliate), CSE)

September 1, 2010 | Civil Engineering

Greener roads ahead (Steve Muench, CEE)

September 1, 2010 | Physics Today

The freedom of confinement in complex fluids (Amy Shen, Perry Cheung (postdoc), ME)

September 1, 2010 | Car and Driver

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento concept car (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

September 1, 2010 | Technology Review

Taking over a car (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

August 31, 2010 | CNET

Cars: The next hacking frontier? (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

August 31, 2010 | TechNewsDaily

The end of cell phone chargers is near (Josh Smith, EE, CSE)

August 29, 2010 | Chronicle of Higher Education

Cuts intensify identity crisis for Washington's flagship campus (COE)

August 28, 2010 | KUOW

Ben Verellen: An amplified life (Ben Verellen (alum), EE)

August 26, 2010 | KING 5

Camera paints colorful orca portrait (Brian Polagye, ME, Jim Thomson, CEE)

August 26, 2010 | MacDailyNews

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation invests in Monsanto (Phil Bereano (emeritus), HCDE)

August 26, 2010 | The Spokesman-Review

DO-IT helps kids with disabilities develop to their full potential (CSE)

August 26, 2010 | New Scientist

Can we grab electricity from muggy air? (Gerald Pollack, BioE)

August 25, 2010 | KCPQ/Q13 FOX News

Breakthrough for deaf, hard of hearing: A mobile phone call (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 24, 2010 | The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal

The dark side of beauty? (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

August 24, 2010 | Forbes.com

Why crowdsourcing works (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (grad student), CSE)

August 23, 2010 | Fox News

Killer animals, life-saving cures: Why venom is good for you (Miqin Zhang, MSE)

August 23, 2010 | Baton Rouge Business Leader

This message will self-destruct (Yoshi Kohno, Hank Levy, CSE)

August 18, 2010 | KING 5 News

Deaf, hard-of-hearing UW students test sign language cell phone (Eve Riskin, Jessica Tran (grad student), EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 18, 2010 | The New York Times (via ReadWriteWeb)

Better than FaceTime? Researchers test new mobile technology for the deaf (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 18, 2010 | KOMO 4 News

UW working on app to help deaf, hard of hearing (Eve Riskin, Jessica Tran (grad student), EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 18, 2010 | ThirdAge.com

Eye scanners used to help drivers remain alert (Linda Ng Boyle, ISE, CEE)

August 18, 2010 | The International Examiner

Despite gains, women still underrepresented in technology workforce (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

August 17, 2010 | The Globe and Mail (Canada)

Wi-Fi in schools spark parental fears (Henry Lai, BioE)

August 17, 2010 | TechNewsDaily

Mobile phone sign language program undergoes field testing (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 17, 2010 | Wired: Gadget Lab blog

Deaf students test sign language on smartphones (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 17, 2010 | The Economist: Technology Babbage blog

Foldit: Questions for Seth Cooper (Seth Cooper, CSE)

August 17, 2010 | Gizmag

Sign language communication over low bandwidth mobile phone networks (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 17, 2010 | The Engineer

Mobile device transmits sign language (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 17, 2010 | Tri-City Herald

Largest smart grid in U.S. gets funding (COE)

August 17, 2010 | Computerworld

Mobile sign language being developed at UW (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 16, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog

UW testing sign language video phones (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 16, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW tests new method to transmit sign language via cell phone (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 16, 2010 | CNET

Engineers test sign language on cell phones (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 16, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

UW researchers test sign-language tech on smart phones (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 16, 2010 | United Press International

'Electronic eye' helps distracted drivers (Linda Ng Boyle, ISE, CEE)

August 16, 2010 | TG Daily

Device lets deaf phone users talk with sign language (Eve Riskin, EE, Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 16, 2010 | The New York Times

Step 1: Post Elusive Proof. Step 2: Watch Fireworks. (Dave Bacon, CSE)

August 13, 2010 | The Christian Science Monitor

Scientists hack into cars' computers -- control brakes, engine remotely (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

August 13, 2010 | CNN

Tech guilt: 5 'persuasive' technologies to help you be good (Jon Froehlich (grad student), CSE)

August 13, 2010 | Daily Commercial News

U.S. sustainable roadbuilding program takes cues from LEED (Steve Muensch, CEE)

August 11, 2010 | The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fragrance chemicals and the scent of suspicion (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

August 11, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

UW study: Drivers can be trained to be safer (Linda Ng Boyle, ISE, CEE)

August 11, 2010 | Physics Today

Computer gamers become amateur molecular biologists (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (grad student), CSE)

August 11, 2010 | Discover Magazine: Discoblog

Texting-while-driving coach slightly delays appalling crashes (Linda Ng Boyle, ISE, CEE)

August 11, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Seattle energy startup builds Oregon factory (Guozhong Cao, MSE)

August 11, 2010 | The Chemical Engineer

Repairing broken hearts (Buddy Ratner, BioE)

August 10, 2010 | The Sacramento Bee

Physics student's prefix idea is hella' good (Dave Bacon, CSE)

August 10, 2010 | USA Today

EPA clamps down on cement plant pollution (Donald Janssen, CEE)

August 10, 2010 | CNET

EnerG2 ultracapacitor plant eyes auto, grid storage (Guozhong Cao, MSE)

August 10, 2010 | New Scientist

Computer gamers crack protein-folding puzzle (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (grad student), CSE)

August 10, 2010 | Ars Technica

Cars hacked through wireless tire sensors (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

August 10, 2010 | Die Presse (Austria)

Geteiltes denken, besseres denken (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (grad student), CSE)

August 9, 2010 | Gizmag

Scaffolding to help mend a broken heart (Buddy Ratner, BioE)

August 9, 2010 | Times of India

Scientists devise strategy to fix a broken heart (Buddy Ratner, BioE)

August 8, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Seattle video game teaches complexity of protein structures (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 6, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Insitu's $43M Pentagon deal underscores state's high hopes for unmanned flight (Matt O'Donnell, COE)

August 6, 2010 | The Los Angeles Times

Volunteer gamers trump computers, and science is the winner (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 6, 2010 | The New York Times (via ReadWriteWeb)

Amazing innovation: Mobile apps for the disabled (Richard Ladner, CSE)

August 5, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

High-school computer science, and the future of the tech industry (CSE)

August 5, 2010 | Gizmag

Tetris-like video game used to solve medical puzzles (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 5, 2010 | The Economist

Game not over (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 5, 2010 | PC World

Fold proteins, help cure diseases in Foldit video game (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 5, 2010 | United Press International

Computer game unlocks protein puzzle (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | The New York Times

In a video game, tackling the complexities of protein folding (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Second chance: Northern Lights may return for an encore (John Sahr, EE)

August 4, 2010 | Wired

Minds beat machines in protein puzzle showdown (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | Science News

World of proteincraft (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | Scientific American

Gaming the system: Video gamers help researchers untangle protein folding problem (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | The Los Angeles Times (via Newport Daily Press)

High-tech contact lens monitors health (Babak Parviz, EE)

August 4, 2010 | Nature News

Citizen science: People power (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

August 4, 2010 | Ars Technica

Gamers beat algorithms at finding protein structures (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | TechNewsDaily

Gamers go where computers can't in solving a protein puzzle (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | PopSci.com

Distributed humans smarter than distributed computers in solving complex biology problem (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | MSNBC: Cosmic Log

Gamers solve protein puzzles (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | Discover Magazine: Not Exactly Rocket Science blog

Foldit - tapping the wisdom of computer gamers to solve tough scientific puzzles (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Humans trump supercomputers in UW protein-folding study (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | CNET

In Foldit, gamers take on protein challenges (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | CBS News (via Discover)

Man versus machine: Guess who won? (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | HPCwire

Humans out-compete supers at protein folding (Zoran Popovic, Seth Cooper (graduate student), CSE)

August 4, 2010 | KCPQ-TV FOX 13

Northern Lights: Tough to see Wednesday; better luck Thursday? (John Sahr, EE)

August 4, 2010 | KPLU Radio

Check out the aurora borealis, if we're lucky (John Sahr, EE)

August 3, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Northern Lights visible in Seattle's night sky? (John Sahr, EE)

August 3, 2010 | KING 5 News

No official sign of the Northern Lights in Northwest (John Sahr, EE)

August 3, 2010 | Internet Evolution

Internet clouds gather over academia - and beyond (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

August 2, 2010 | KING 5

Boeing producing battery-powered hybrid plane (Bob Breidenthal, AA)

August 2, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

UW research: A contact lens that monitors your health (Babak Parviz, EE)

July 30, 2010 | Ashland Daily Tidings

Study: Ashland's water supply at risk from climate change (Alan Hamlet, CEE)

July 28, 2010 | National Public Radio

Daily Beast Editor Tina Brown's Must-Reads: The Lives Of Others (Yoshi Kohno, Hank Levy, CSE)

July 28, 2010 | Technology Review

The accidental art of microfluidic devices (Albert Folch, BioE)

July 27, 2010 | MedGadget

Photoacoustic Imaging Uses Multifunctional Nanoparticles as Contrast Agents (Xiaohu Gao, Matt O'Donnell, BioE)

July 26, 2010 | Pioneer Press (St. Paul, Minn.)

Early Trek into Tech (Richard Ladner, CSE)

July 26, 2010 | Popular Science

Gallery: Rise of the helpful machines (Blake Hannaford, EE)

July 26, 2010 | New Scientist

Art on a chip: Accidental beauty at the nanoscale (Albert Folch, BioE)

July 23, 2010 | KING 5

Testing wig adhesives in the Kirsten Wind Tunnel (Hans Boenish (staff), AA)

July 22, 2010 | The Bellevue Reporter

Revving to go: Bellevue's Tyler Allen hopes for big break in racing career (Tyler Allen (undergrad), ME)

July 20, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Life Sciences Discovery Fund awards four grants totaling $600K (Eric Seibel, ME)

July 20, 2010 | IEEE Spectrum

A Light-Driven Plasmonic Motor (Lih Lin, EE)

July 20, 2010 | Ohio News Network

First 'green' road project in Ohio nears completion (Steve Muench, CEE)

July 19, 2010 | The New York Times

The Web means the end of forgetting (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

July 19, 2010 | The Seattle Times

UW Math Academy out to broaden engineering's appeal (Thomas Calhoun, David Prince, COE)

July 18, 2010 | The New York Times

Bye-bye batteries: Radio waves as a low-power source (Brian Otis, Alanson Sample (grad student), Josh Smith (affiliate), EE, CSE)

July 16, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Paul Allen to donate the bulk of his fortune (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

July 16, 2010 | The Seattle Times

UW names interim provost (Mary Lidstrom, ChemE)

July 15, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Lidstrom named interim UW provost (Mary Lidstrom, ChemE)

July 13, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog

Tech Alliance showcases early stage ventures (Minoru Taya, Brian Schowengerdt, ME)

July 13, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Report: UW innovations could add up to $6B to state's economy (COE)

July 13, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Hidden challenges of Highway 99 tunnel (Steve Kramer, CEE)

July 10, 2010 | The New York Times

Students, meet your new teacher, Mr. Robot (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

July 9, 2010 | New Scientist

Innovation: Shrewd search engines know what you want (John John (grad student), CSE)

July 9, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Washington Technology Center offers grants to state researchers (BioE, CSE, EE, ME, COE)

July 9, 2010 | Electronics Weekly

Centipede bot carries seven times its own weight, slowly (Karl Bohringer, EE)

July 8, 2010 | ZDNet

Self-destroying data for the Web (Yoshi Kohno, Hank Levy, Roxana Geambasu (grad student), CSE)

July 8, 2010 | Technology Review

Multistep Diagnostics on Paper (Paul Yager, Barry Lutz, BioE)

July 7, 2010 | Sequim Gazette

Sequim teen brothers leap ahead (Luke Richard (undergrad), AA)

July 7, 2010 | Government Technology

King County, Wash.'s Open Data Turned Into Real-Time Bus Tracking App (Brian Ferris (grad student), CSE)

July 6, 2010 | TG Daily

Printer part reengineered as robot centipede (Karl Bohringer)

July 5, 2010 | The (UK) Guardian

Researchers fear the terror threat from automobiles (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

July 3, 2010 | SiFy News (via Asian News International)

Soon, insect-like robots that crawl into creeks and carry heavy loads (Karl Bohringer, EE)

July 2, 2010 | Technology Review

A kitchen countertop with a brain (Ryder Ziola (grad student), CSE)

July 2, 2010 | Washington Technology

Beware of that bug: It could be following you (Karl Bohringer, EE)

July 2, 2010 | Discovery News

Bus tracking system gives users easy ride (Brian Ferris, Kari Watkins (PhD students), CSE, CEE)

July 1, 2010 | Seattle Business

The Labor G ap (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

June 29, 2010 | The New York Times

Team's work uses a virus to convert methane to ethylene (Mehmet Sarikaya, MSE)

June 26, 2010 | The Seattle Times

How will 787's materials fare in a crash landing? (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

June 24, 2010 | Daily Journal of Commerce

Green roads could be new market for contractors (Steve Muench, CEE)

June 23, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Drilling a Highway 99 tunnel thrills industry pros (Steve Kramer, CEE)

June 22, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Control a robot with your brain? (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

June 18, 2010 | Discovery News

Mind-controlled robot uses human brainwaves (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

June 17, 2010 | The New York Times

Putting a private detective in your laptop (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

June 16, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Another day, another estimate: 2.5M gallons may be spewing (James Riley, ME)

June 16, 2010 | Time magazine: Ecocentric blog

A San Francisco regulation raises the question: Do cell phones cause cancer? (Henry Lai, BioE)

June 15, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Sixteen teams chosen to compete in the Northwest Cleantech Open (ME)

June 15, 2010 | The Washington Post

Oil-spill flow rate estimate surges to 35,000 to 60,000 barrels a day (James Riley, ME)

June 15, 2010 | CNN

Oil estimate raised to 35,000-60,000 barrels a day (Alberto Aliseda, ME)

June 14, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

UW wins $12.6M stem cell research grant (Chuck Murry, BioE)

June 12, 2010 | Die Welt (Germany)

Wenn Autobremsen von fremder Hand blockiert werden (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

June 12, 2010 | KUOW Radio

Destination: Mars (Adam Bruckner, AA)

June 11, 2010 | Time (via Associated Press)

Team: Much more oil gushing from well than thought (Alberto Aliseda, ME)

June 10, 2010 | The Economist

Power from thin air (Josh Smith (affiliate), CSE, EE, Alanson Sample (grad student), EE)

June 9, 2010 | KUOW Radio

On shaky ground: Built to last? (Charles Roeder, CEE)

June 9, 2010 | The Associated Press

New estimate of flow rate expected soon (Alberto Aliseda, ME)

June 7, 2010 | KPLU

Seattle engineers estimate how much oil is spilling (Jim Riley, Alberto Aliseda, ME)

June 7, 2010 | The Seattle Times

UW jazz program energized by 'The Vu Effect' (Scott Hauck, EE)

June 7, 2010 | Grist.org

Readers pick their brains for ways to fix the oil leak (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

June 6, 2010 | The (Louisville, Kentucky) Courier-Journal

City may pave way on electronic tolling with cashless system (Mark Hallenbeck, CEE)

June 4, 2010 | Miami Herald (via McClatchy News)

Despite cap on broken well, it's too early to celebrate (Jim Riley, Alberto Aliseda, ME)

June 4, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Faculty senate opposes Emmert's proposed revision to salary policy (Duane Storti, ME)

June 3, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

A guide to UW's lesser-known libraries (COE)

June 3, 2010 | KIRO 7 News

Disaster in the Gulf (James Riley, Oscar Flores (postdoctoral researcher), ME)

June 1, 2010 | Fast Company magazine

Fast Company's "Most Creative People" 2010 (Jessica Lundquist, CEE)

June 1, 2010 | Communications of the ACM

Beyond the smart grid (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

June 1, 2010 | IEEE Spectrum

The future of hydropower (Dennis Lettenmaier, CEE)

May 28, 2010 | Chronicle of Higher Education

Crowd science reaches new heights (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

May 28, 2010 | GenomeWeb

Q&A: U of Washington's Martin Tompa sizes up multiple-alignment tools (Martin Tompa, CSE)

May 28, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

UW Water Center to close this summer (CEE, COE)

May 27, 2010 | Reuters

How U.S. scientists calculated BP spill rate (Alberto Aliseda, James Riley, ME)

May 27, 2010 | The New York Times: Tech Talk Podcast

Car viruses (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 25, 2010 | CBC (Canada) News

Human-machine mergers promising, but reality yet to live up to hype (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

May 24, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Amazon.com's Kindle fails first college test (Ed Lazowska, Franzi Roesner (grad student), CSE)

May 24, 2010 | The Huffington Post (via Everett Herald)

U.S. could lose competitive edge in engineering (Adam Bruckner, AA)

May 23, 2010 | The Everett Herald

Brain drain among Boeing's biggest challenges (COE)

May 23, 2010 | The Seattle Times (via Everett Herald)

Too few engineers to meet Boeing's need (Adam Bruckner, AA, Eve Riskin, EE, COE)

May 21, 2010 | The Sydney Morning Herald

Sometimes, it's the simple things in life that strike a cord (Henry Lai, BioE)

May 21, 2010 | NPR: Living On Earth

Eau d'fragrance fears (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

May 20, 2010 | KPLU Radio

Creating life with synthetic biology (Georg Seelig, EE)

May 19, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

MicroGreen raises $7 million, develops next-generation coffee cup (Vipin Kumar, ME)

May 19, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

University of Washington names new entrepreneurs-in-residence (ME, BioE, EE, ChemE, COE)

May 19, 2010 | BusinessWeek (via Associated Press)

Waste Management invests in MicroGreen (Vipin Kumar, ME)

May 19, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Video | UW prof demos Lamborghini Murcielago SuperVeloce (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

May 19, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Research insider: Polluted air, Google's flu bug and hacking cars (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 18, 2010 | Discover: 80beats blog

Forget car-jacking: Car-hacking is the crime of the future (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 18, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Video: Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn welcomes Facebook (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

May 18, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Q&A: UW researchers study how hackers could compromise cars (Yoshi Kohno, Karl Koscher (grad student), CSE)

May 17, 2010 | New Scientist

Innovation: Teaching robots some manners (Peter Henry (grad student), CSE)

May 17, 2010 | BBC

Hacks mounted on car control systems (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 17, 2010 | BusinessWeek

Mobile phones, cancer not firmly linked in study (Henry Lai, BioE)

May 14, 2010 | The New York Times

Cars' computer systems called at risk to hackers (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | New Scientist

Modern cars vulnerable to malicious hacks (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | Technology Review: Editors' Blog

Researchers hijack a car's brakes and engines (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | PC World

Car hackers can kill brakes, engine and more (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | Gawker.com

Warning: Your car is now hackable (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | Ars Technica

Car hacks could turn commutes into a scene from Speed (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | United Press International

More cars vulnerable to computer hackers (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 14, 2010 | The (UK) Register

Boffins warn on car computer security risk (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

May 13, 2010 | Environment News Service

Lab tests find toxic chemicals in popular perfumes (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

May 12, 2010 | KING 5 News

Fremont is home to over 5,000 rubber ducks (Charlotte Lee, HCDE)

May 10, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Ken Myer finds new role at UW (CSE)

May 7, 2010 | Discovery News

Smart tech measures personal water consumption (Shwetak Patel, Jon Froelich (graduate student), CSE, EE)

May 6, 2010 | The (UK) Inquirer

Closed source software hurts GUI development (James Fogarty, CSE)

May 5, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Facebook friends Seattle, will open office here (CSE, COE)

May 5, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Facebook to open Seattle office (CSE, COE)

May 5, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Facebook plans to open Seattle engineering office (CSE, COE)

May 4, 2010 | TechNewsWorld

Better software through pixel tinkering: Q&A with Prefab dev James Fogarty (James Fogarty, CSE)

May 4, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

OVP Technology Summit 2010: 'It's all about the data' (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

May 3, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Facebook's hangover detection, and other revolutions in science (COE)

May 3, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog

"Looming data tsunami" coming, UW prof warns (Ed Lazowska, CSE, COE)

May 3, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

UW hosts engineering summit, continues today (Matt O'Donnell, BioE, HCDE, ME, COE)

May 3, 2010 | The Seattle Times

UW: Hard course ahead for funding (COE)

May 1, 2010 | Chemistry World

Managing change: Returning to academia (Eve Riskin, EE, COE)

May 1, 2010 | ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education) Prism

In Their Grasp (Richard Ladner, CSE)

April 30, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Inspiration for 'grand challenges' at engineering summit in Seattle (Matt O'Donnell, COE)

April 30, 2010 | Xconomy

Campus reactions to UW President Mark Emmert's departure to the NCAA (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

April 29, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW business plan competition showcases the best and brightest (COE)

April 29, 2010 | Xconomy | Detroit

Four ways Michigan can reinvigorate its economy (and one way to enjoy the journey) (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

April 28, 2010 | Technology Review

Home sensor startup snapped up (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

April 28, 2010 | The Seattle Times

No Emmert? Science cuts hurt more (AA)

April 27, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

EnerG2 raises new funds (Guozhong Cao, MSE)

April 27, 2010 | Xconomy

Twitter buys Cloudhopper, Belkin acquires Zensi, Mirina raises cash, & more Seattle-area deals news (Shwetak Patel (CSE, EE), Guozhong Cao (MSE))

April 27, 2010 | The Seattle Times (via Associated Press)

UW warns of chickenpox exposure at engineering day (COE)

April 26, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Behind the budget (Uy-Loi Ly, AA)

April 23, 2010 | Xconomy

Creating a virtual 3-D world: Inside PhotoCity from UW and Cornell (Zoran Popovic, Kathleen Tuite (graduate student), CSE)

April 23, 2010 | Gigaom: Earth2Tech

The story behind Zensi (the startup Belkin bought) (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

April 22, 2010 | West Seattle Blog

University of Washington students' research trip to The Mount (Kim Phasavath, Mark Bae, Thanh Mai, Marcus Lew, and Joe Grogan (undergraduates), ME)

April 22, 2010 | OregonLive.com

Studded-tire devotee: 'I'm not going to slide into a ditch because of your stupid ways' (Robert Scheibe (affiliate), ME)

April 22, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Startup's UW stamp (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

April 21, 2010 | Xconomy

UW prof Shwetak Patel's energy startup, Zensi, bought by Belkin (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

April 21, 2010 | CNET

Belkin buys crafty power-tracking startup (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

April 21, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW prof, 27, sells home-energy monitoring startup to Belkin (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)

April 20, 2010 | Autoweek.com

Lamborghini thinks light at Paris trade show (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

April 19, 2010 | Network World

Why computer science students cheat (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

April 19, 2010 | Fast Company

Will smart contact lenses be the Bluetooth headsets of the future? (Babak Parviz, EE)

April 19, 2010 | New Scientist

Parlez-vous robot? (Cynthia Matuszek (graduate student), CSE)

April 16, 2010 | CNN

Scientists work to keep hackers out of implanted medical devices (Tamara Denning (graduate student), Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

April 15, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog

New details of engineering Grand Challenge in Seattle (COE)

April 15, 2010 | The New York Times

Italian model goes on a high-carbon diet (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

April 15, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Commitment to the future (Grant Marchelli (PhD student), ME)

April 14, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Dog food, e-forks and other ideas from the First Look Forum (Vipin Kumar, ME)

April 13, 2010 | Tri-City Herald

Researchers to develop clean energy courses (Mohamed El-Sharkhawi, EE)

April 13, 2010 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

What exactly is the 'Vashon Hum'? (Peter Dahl, ME)

April 13, 2010 | Xconomy | Detroit

Hold on to your brightest young people, Michigan (Matt O'Donnell, COE)

April 8, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Washington Life Sciences Fund awards $15M (Thomas Matula (affiliate), EE)

April 6, 2010 | U.S. News & World Report (via National Science Foundation)

Wing color and vision studied in butterflies (Gary Bernard (affiliate), EE)

April 6, 2010 | Xconomy

Sage Bionetworks, UW, Fred Hutch secure $15M grants from state life sciences fund (Thomas Matula (affiliate), EE)

April 5, 2010 | Gizmag

Prefab makes all software open source (James Fogarty, CSE)

April 2, 2010 | TechNewsWorld

Prefab may give any software open sourciness (James Fogarty, CSE)

April 2, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Innovative energy (ME, ChemE)

April 1, 2010 | Conservation Magazine

Up Up and Away (Jessica Lundquist, CEE)

April 1, 2010 | ABC News

Security experts: Hackers could target pacemakers (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

April 1, 2010 | CNBC: Squawk Box

Hacking into your heart? (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

April 1, 2010 | CNBC: Maria Bartimoro's Investor Brief

The business of medical device protection (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

April 1, 2010 | CNBC

Preventing a heart hack attack (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

April 1, 2010 | The Engineer

Tool customises computer programs (James Fogarty, CSE)

April 1, 2010 | New Scientist

Mathematics of ancient carvings reveals lost language (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

March 31, 2010 | CBC

New computer tool may unlock programs (James Fogarty, CSE)

March 31, 2010 | Network World

Make any program open source (James Fogarty, CSE)

March 31, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW project envisions customizable software (James Fogarty, CSE)

March 31, 2010 | SeattlePI.com: The Microsoft Blog

UW researchers look to reinvent the graphical user interface (James Fogarty, CSE)

March 30, 2010 | The Cornell Daily Sun

In Internet game, Cornell campus has presence in three dimensions (Zoran Popovic, Kathleen Tuite (graduate student), CSE)

March 30, 2010 | BusinessWeek

America's most promising startups: MicroGREEN (Vipin Kumar, ME)

March 30, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

The world at your fingertips (Zoran Popovic, Kathleen Tuite (graduate student), CSE)

March 30, 2010 | PC World

Tech secrets: 21 things 'they' don't want you to know (Yoshi Kohno, CSE)

March 30, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Programming with purpose (Richard Ladner, CSE)

March 30, 2010 | PC World (via IDG News)

New application could make all software 'open source' (James Fogarty, CSE)

March 30, 2010 | Xconomy

No time for the academic entrepreneur (Anthony Rodriguez (graduate student), BioE)

March 30, 2010 | KING TV

Bionic contacts becoming reality at UW (Babak Parviz, EE)

March 25, 2010 | The New York Times

Research offers clue into how hearts can regenerate in some species (Chuck Murry, BioE)

March 25, 2010 | The (UK) Independent

War of words in the cradle of South Indian civilisation (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

March 24, 2010 | IT Business Edge: Business of Tech blog

Female tech pros use outreach to honor Ada Lovelace (Eve Riskin, EE, COE)

March 22, 2010 | KING TV

UW develops early detection for lung cancer (Eric Seibel, ME)

March 22, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Minding the young brain (John Medina (affiliate), BioE)

March 22, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Moses Lake polishes offer for BMW (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

March 22, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Great potential in meshing state's life-sciences, global-health riches (Paul Yager, BioE)

March 21, 2010 | The Tacoma News Tribune

Light winter means water supply is low (Alan Hamlet, CEE)

March 21, 2010 | The Everett Herald

Friendships helped biotech pioneer rise to the top (Paul Yager, BioE)

March 16, 2010 | The Washington Post

Embryonic stem cell research stalled despite Obama's try at lifting restrictions (Chuck Murry, BioE)

March 15, 2010 | KOMO TV

UW students develop apps to aid disabled (Richard Ladner, Janet Hollier and Jason Behmer (undergraduates), CSE)

March 15, 2010 | Time magazine

How safe is your cell phone? (Henry Lai, BioE)

March 14, 2010 | The New York Times

An express lane from camera to computer (Michael Hochberg, EE)

March 13, 2010 | Scientific American: Observations blog

Software behaving badly: Machine learning could resolve issues raised by multi-core processors (Luis Ceze, Mark Oskin, Dan Grossman, CSE)

March 12, 2010 | Wired UK

AMARSi project could see robots learn from co-workers (Payman Arabshahi, EE)

March 11, 2010 | The (UK) Register

U.S. comp-boffins claim fix for multicore 'concurrency bugs' (Luis Ceze, Mark Oskin, Dan Grossman, CSE)

March 11, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Medical device entrepreneur Joe Eichinger dies (BioE)

March 11, 2010 | Sify.com (via Asian News International)

Now, well-behaving multiprocessor computers (Luis Ceze, Mark Oskin, Dan Grossman, CSE)

March 10, 2010 | Fortune magazine

Can the Toyota Way survive Toyota's ways? (Kailash Kapur, IE)

March 8, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Revisiting the ruin (Marc Eberhard, Greg Miller, Todd Janes (graduate student), CEE)

March 8, 2010 | The (IEEE) Institute

Looking at the gender gap (Eve Riskin, EE, COE)

March 5, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Seattle, Eastside hardware makers capture tech awards (Brian Ferris and Kari Watkins (graduate students), CSE, CEE)

March 5, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Microsoft betting company's future on cloud computing (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | PaidContent.org

Ballmer: Microsoft 'betting our company' on the cloud (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Notes: Steve Ballmer's 'Five dimensions of the cloud' (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | Gizmodo

Ballmer explains the cloud, in five easy steps (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Ballmer betting cloud computing: 'We're all in' (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Microsoft Pri0 blog

Steve Ballmer speech at UW: 'We're all in' for cloud computing (Carlos Marin (undergraduate), CSE)

March 4, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

With Ballmer and Kundra, Thursday is tech day at UW (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | The Quantum Pontiff blog

Steve Ballmer talk at UW (Dave Bacon, CSE)

March 4, 2010 | The Wall Street Journal: Digits blog

Microsoft's Ballmer: 'Competition' is helping search business (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog

Microsoft's Ballmer to UW students: E-mail me for a job (CSE)

March 4, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog

Video: Microsoft's Steve Ballmer at UW (CSE)

March 3, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Big day at UW: Ballmer, Kundra (COE, CSE)

March 3, 2010 | Los Angeles Times

Engineer Fahim Anwar becomes a comedian (Fahim Anwar (alum), ME)

March 3, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

My picks for the WTIA awards (Brian Ferris, Kari Watkins (graduate students), CSE, CEE)

March 1, 2010 | Prevention magazine

Lay off the fragrances (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

March 1, 2010 | Motor Trend

First Drive: 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

February 28, 2010 | The Tacoma News Tribune

UW Tacoma Institute of Technology hasn't yet realized creators' dreams (Larry Crum (emeritus), BioE, EE)

February 28, 2010 | Press Trust of India

GM food only way to feed starving people: U.S. Scientist (Buddy Ratner, BioE)

February 28, 2010 | AOL Media

Poverty predicts quake damage better than Richter scale (Marc Eberhard, CEE)

February 27, 2010 | Universe Today

Small asteroids, bread flour, and a Dutch physicist's 150-year-old theory (Keith Holsapple, AA)

February 26, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

UW professor appointed to National Academy of Engineering (Dennis Lettenmaier, CEE)

February 26, 2010 | West Seattle Herald

Slide show: Schmitz Park School goes global (Andreas Svensson (graduate student), ME, Heba Al Mohsin (undergraduate), MSE)

February 25, 2010 | The (UK) Times

Meet Marvin, the robot that can plug itself in (Joshua Smith (affiliate), EE, CSE)

February 24, 2010 | United Press International

U.S. scientists study Haitian quake (Marc Eberhard, CEE)

February 24, 2010 | TechNewsWorld

Tech titans lend credibility to Bloom Box hype (Stu Adler, ChemE)

February 24, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

CSE students provide Kindle feedback (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

February 24, 2010 | KING 5 News

UW professor writes report to help Haiti rebuild (Marc Eberhard, CEE)

February 23, 2010 | Grist.org

Obama's 'director of game changers' talks energy breakthroughs (COE, CSE)

February 23, 2010 | The New York Times

Computers turn flat photos into 3-D buildings (Zoran Popovic, CSE)

February 23, 2010 | Los Angeles Times

Lab rats with cell phones? (Henry Lai, BioE)

February 22, 2010 | Network World

10 hot computer science schools (CSE)

February 19, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

A geek's guide to the climate, from the country's 'Green Czar' (COE, CSE)

February 19, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Photo essay: Breaking with tradition (Dawn Lehman, CEE)

February 17, 2010 | New Scientist

Fake foot with smarts boosts walking efficiency (Glenn Klute (affiliate), ME)

February 12, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

Microsoft and Amazon square off, sorta, in a very Seattle rivalry (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

February 12, 2010 | The (UW) Daily Double Shot

The good, the bad & the rad: Valentine's Day edition (Emily Santee (undergrad), ChemE, Noe Khalfa (undergrad), CSE )

February 10, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

U.S. 'Green Czar' in Seattle (CSE, COE)

February 10, 2010 | Chronicle of Higher Education: Wired Campus blog

IBM pitches 'cloud' service to colleges. But is the news just corporate puff? (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

February 9, 2010 | The Seattle Times

Why you can't see live streaming of Olympics - at least not legally (Tom Anderson, CSE)

February 5, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Dealing with dirty Drumheller (Michael French (undergraduate), ME)

February 4, 2010 | The New York Times

Plan for free access to a cloud computing service (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

February 4, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Google grants UW $1.35M for data collection (Gaetano Borriello, CSE)

February 3, 2010 | Tacoma News Tribune

Senator's new goal is long-term research funding (Michael Hochberg, EE)

February 2, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW prof gets $1.35 million Google grant for mobile data research (Gaetano Borriello, CSE)

February 2, 2010 | The Seattle Times: Microsoft Pri0 blog

Google gives UW $1.35 million grant for research on mobile devices (Gaetano Borriello, CSE)

February 2, 2010 | Xconomy

Google funds research on mobile sensing at UW, energy efficiency at UC San Diego (Gaetano Borriello, CSE)

February 2, 2010 | The New York Times: Bits blog

Google puts new focus on outside research (Gaetano Borriello, CSE)

February 2, 2010 | CNET

Google gives millions of dollars in research awards (Gaetano Borriello, CSE)

February 1, 2010 | GQ Magazine

Warning, your cell phone may be hazardous to your health (Henry Lai, BioE)

February 1, 2010 | Discovery Channel magazine

Clean chemistry (Anne Steinemann, CEE)

February 1, 2010 | Photonics Spectra

Peregrinations: Depending on the kindness of strangers (Sameer Agarwal, Steve Seitz, CSE)

February 1, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal

Asking the impossible: Odd interview questions abound (Ed Lazowska, Ian Gienger (senior), Victoria Kirst (graduate student), CSE)

January 31, 2010 | The New York Times

Smart dust? Not quite, but we're getting there (Joshua Smith (affiliate), CSE, EE)

January 30, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

Toyota recall shows how lean manufacturing can backfire (Kailash Kapur, ISE)

January 26, 2010 | Daily Journal of Commerce

UW looks at water management, climate (Se-Yeun Lee (postdoc), Alan Hamlet, Steve Burges, CivE)

January 26, 2010 | International Water Power & Dam Construction

Study investigates climate change impacts on Columbia River dams (Se-Yeun Lee (postdoc), Alan Hamlet, Steve Burges, CivE)

January 25, 2010 | Motor Trend

Lamborghini to focus on less weight instead of more power (Paolo Feraboli, AA)

January 25, 2010 | United Press International

Columbia River climate change studied (Se-Yeun Lee (postdoc), Alan Hamlet, Steve Burges, CivE)

January 24, 2010 | The Chronicle of Higher Education

Colleges seek new ways to help women in science (Eve Riskin, COE)

January 24, 2010 | Robotics Online

Intel Labs may help bring personal robots to your home... soon (Dieter Fox, CSE)

January 23, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

UW hires two industry vets to help spin out technologies (EE, COE)

January 23, 2010 | The Associated Press

Water planners look ahead (Se-Yeun Lee (postdoc), Alan Hamlet, Steve Burges, CivE)

January 22, 2010 | The Oregonian

Global warming will require changes at Northwest dams (Se-Yeun Lee (postdoc), Alan Hamlet, Steve Burges, CivE)

January 21, 2010 | Daily Journal of Commerce

ODOT considers green roads program (Steve Muench, CivE)

January 20, 2010 | Engineering News Record

Researchers unveil green rating system for roads (Steve Muench, CivE)

January 20, 2010 | KING 5 News

Guiding lights: Yoky Matsuoka (Yoky Matsuoka, CSE)

January 19, 2010 | The (UK) Guardian: Environment blog

Greenroads lays foundation for more sustainable US road construction (Steve Muench, CivE)

January 19, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

Feds receive Puget Sound tidal power application (Brian Polagye, ME)

January 18, 2010 | SeattlePI.com

As climate warms, what will our rivers do? (Alan Hamlet, CivE)

January 18, 2010 | KING 5 News

Seattle company promising portable power plants (Bruce Adee, ME)

January 17, 2010 | Discovery News

Green rating for roads (Steve Muench, CivE)

January 15, 2010 | KING 5 News

UW's green road warrior hopes to bring common sense to road building (Steve Muench, CivE)

January 13, 2010 | KPLU radio

Latest in environmental standards: Green roads (Steve Muench, CivE)

January 12, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

I don't feel geeky (Ed Lazowska, CSE, Justine Sherry and Emma Lynch (undergraduates), CSE)

January 12, 2010 | BBC News

Solar cells made through oil-and-water 'self-assembly' (Babak Parviz, EE)

January 12, 2010 | The (UW) Daily

Student engineering team creates bartender bot (Robby Connor, Richard Cross, Zach Rasmor (alumni), EE)

January 11, 2010 | TechNewsWorld.com

Roxxxy sexbot: It's not her looks, it's her personalities (Yoky Matsuoka, CSE)

January 11, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

WTIA releases finalists for awards (Brian Ferris, Kari Watkins (graduate students), CSE, CivE)

January 11, 2010 | The Times of India

The cloud connection (CSE)

January 11, 2010 | Popular Mechanics

Tiny transmitters help track animal behavior (Brian Otis, EE)

January 7, 2010 | The (India) Nation

Code unknown: The fierce argument over ancient Indian symbols (Rajesh Rao, CSE)

January 7, 2010 | NPR

Technology sector remains upbeat about job growth (Ed Lazowska, CSE)

January 5, 2010 | The Seattle Times

4 UW researchers given state funding to develop technologies (Suzie Pun, BioE, Alexander Mamishev, EE, Brian Flinn, MSE)

January 4, 2010 | Xconomy

UW startup Nanocel seeks funding and partners, wants to make computers cooler (Dustin Miller (graduate student), Vipin Kumar, ME)

January 3, 2010 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog

The UW's 'wireless drink mixer': Classic college ingenuity (Jim Peckol, EE)

January 2, 2010 | Tonic.com

Bar-bot programmed to slake thirst (Jim Peckol, EE)

January 1, 2010 | Communications of the ACM

New search challenges and opportunities (Oren Etzioni, CSE)

January 1, 2010 | Seattle Magazine

Nerd report: 3-D printers (Mark Ganter, ME)

January 1, 2010 | Prism Magazine

Not what students need (Cindy Atman, HCDE)

January 1, 2010 | Computing Now

Infrastructure sensors improve home monitoring (Shwetak Patel, CSE, EE)