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Delivering Fast, Easy Results on Water Quality

Professor Julius Lucks's handheld ‘pregnancy test for water’ uses a single sample to test for a variety of contaminants.Read more

Smart Window Technology Could Improve Energy Efficiency

Professors Wei Chen and Cheng Sun's customizable smart window harnesses solar power to save energy and cut costs.Read more

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Fair Justice Systems Need Open Data Access

New artificial intelligence platform provides users with access to information and insights hidden inside federal court records.Read more

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Explore our Spring 2020 issue

Highlights of this issue include stories from our COVID-19 response, news from a new age of synthetic biology, a celebration of supporting women in engineering, and our experts’ insights on engineering’s future as we enter a new decade.

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