Students hope their satellite, CougSat‑1, will broadcast the phrase ‘Go Cougs!’ from Earth’s orbit and will signal club members when it is overhead.
Newly developed controller could solve huge challenge — safely integrating renewable energy into the power system.
A WSU research team wins Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Best Paper Award.
By Siddharth Vodnala, intern, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture
PULLMAN, Wash. – Zach Gherman carefully connected his wind turbine to a voltmeter, a device that measures electric voltage, and waited for a reading to emerge. After several nervous seconds of peering into the screen, he pumped his fists in the air and said “six volts,” while his teammate Yousef Saleh grinned broadly.
EVERETT, Wash. – Technology and media industry leaders will explore the ethical issues unfolding within emerging social virtual reality platforms at a breakfast and panel discussion titled “Ethics in 3D Spaces,” 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, in the Tiered Lecture Hall, room 102, at WSU Everett, 915 N. Broadway.
By Linda Weiford, WSU News
PULLMAN, Wash. – As social media becomes the catwalk of the fashion industry, a Washington State University researcher is examining how it influences the way consumers interact and the merchandise they buy.