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April 4: Google engineer to speak on end of Moore’s Law
April 2, 2018

Partha Ranganathan, a distinguished engineer at Google, will speak on the “End of Moore’s Law: Or, a computer architect’s mid-life crisis” 3:10 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, in the Engineering Teaching/Research Lab 101.

Building tools to protect America’s power grid
December 5, 2017

By August Schiess, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

PULLMAN, Wash. – When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in late September, it devastated the island’s power grid — and estimates suggest residents won’t have full power again until mid-December.

WSU researchers join power grid simulation spanning two continents
November 27, 2017

By Siddharth Vodna, intern, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University recently took part in a live demonstration that connected eight laboratories across two continents to simulate the global electric power grid.

Engineering hardware hackathon reveals students’ innovative skills
November 1, 2017

By Siddharth Vodnala, intern, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

Student creates innovation in WSU Hardware Hackathon 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.

WSU developing big data technology for U.S. Army
October 18, 2017

By Siddharth Vodnala, intern, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – A Washington State University and Carnegie Mellon University team has received a grant from the U.S. Army Research Office to develop a novel computing platform for emerging big data applications.

Richard Knox
October 10, 2017

Richard F. Knox, who worked as a professor of electrical engineering in Pullman from Sept. 1948 to Dec. 1984, died July 13, 2017 in Milwaukie, Ore.