The WSU scientists were able to determine with 93 to 99 percent accuracy the presence of antibiotic-resistant genes in three different types of bacteria.
Two WSU teams received nearly $20,000 for their research using virtual reality to address issues in computational computer science.
Tallying its highest cumulative semester GPA ever while also making the NCAA finals yet again, the rowing team is among those helping set the standard for WSU athletes.
WSU scientists have improved the software for studying asteroids and determining which of them might be on a collision course with Earth.
This year’s national Goldwater pool included more than 1,200 students nominated by 443 academic institutions.
The immense amounts of data being created by next-generation sequencing technologies make the kind of annotation errors the WSU team found especially problematic.
Freshman Stephany Lamas will spend the summer working with Congressman Anthony Gonzalez and his staff advocating for migrant farmworkers.
The grants provide significant research support to young faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education.
Arda Gozen focuses on biomaterials, advanced manufacturing and 3D printing, and Janardhan Rao (Jana) Doppa researches machine learning with a special focus on data-driven science and engineering.
Jennifer Adam is the Berry Family Endowed Distinguished Professor and Vaithianathan (Mani) Venkatasubramanian is the Boeing Endowed Professor in Electrical Engineering.