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Feinstein works to better measure risk in the financial system
Dr. Zachary Feinstein, assistant professor in ESE, studies the mathematics of financial systems in order to mitigate financial crises and contagion.
Feinstein forgoes potential NBA career for Electrical and Systems Engineering
Forgoing a potentially lucrative contract as a free agent in the NBA, Professor Zachary Feinstein has decided to remain focused on his duties at Washington University.
St. Louis dubbed best startup city in America
A recent Popular Mechanics list of the top startup cities in America ranked St. Louis as #1.
Electricity Storage for Metropolitan Saint Louis
Senior Professor William F. Pickard, P.E. studies energy storage (the Achilles’ heel of renewable energy) and finds its challenges daunting.
Ed Richter is promoted to Professor of Practice in the Department of Electrical & Systems Engineering
Ed Richter was recently promoted to Professor of Practice, starting in December of 2014. As Professor of Practice he will teach more undergraduate courses and continue to collaborate on research projects throughout the university.
Electrical and Systems the top two Engineering Jobs in the USA
EngineerJobs.com reports that Electrical and Systems Engineering continue to offer the most engineering opportunities in the USA, based on the number of open job listings.
Nehorai’s group works to make energy distribution smarter
Prof. Nehorai and his group have worked to advance the development of smart technologies and efficient energy distribution.
New publication by Yang’s group appears in Nature Communications
Dr. Lan Yang’s group has a publication appearing in the 24 October 2014 issue of Nature Communications, entitled “What is and what is not electromagnetically induced transparency in whispering gallery microcavities”.
Yang develops technique to improve laser performance
Dr. Lan Yang, Associate Professor in ESE, and her group had a paper published in Science on Oct. 17 describing their experiments demonstrating how a laser system can be made more efficient by adding loss.
Faculty Research News: Generation of ultra-long optical nanojets for novel sensing
Professor J.T. Shen and his collaborators have predicted the formation of ultralong photonic nanojets using a simple dielectric microsphere.
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