News & Events
  • July 16, 2014

    MolES Faculty among the World’s Most Influential Researchers

    Six faculty members of the Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute are included on a list of the world’s most influential scientific researchers of the last decade. The 2014 list of Highly Cited Researchers, developed by Thompson Reuters, includes research scientists whose published papers rank in the top 1% of citations for their respective fields. In… Read More…

  • July 3, 2014

    Undergrad Students Explore Nanotechnology Research

    Five students from different colleges throughout the U.S. are on the University of Washington campus this summer getting their first introduction to nanotech and molecular engineering research. As participants in the 2014 National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network Research Experience for Undergraduates (NNIN REU) Program, each member of the group is working on a specific research project… Read More…

  • June 24, 2014

    Surface Characterization of Biomaterials Workshop Registration Now Open

          This 2.5 day workshop includes lectures and surface analysis demonstrations.  Demonstrations on NESAC/BIO instruments will provide application examples for the material covered in the workshop lectures.  Attendees will learn the capabilities of biomedical surface analysis methods and how to intelligently review data received from surface analysis laboratories.  NESAC/BIO faculty and staff will… Read More…

  • June 23, 2014

    MolES research lab collaboration leads to cancer fighting therapy

    Results of collaborative research from the Institute for Protein Design, Stayton Lab and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center published in CELL magazine. It’s been said that absence makes the heart grow fonder, but recent research at the University of Washington Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute may prove that close proximity is the recipe for success…. Read More…

  • June 13, 2014

    MolES Faculty Member Suzie Pun Earns Two Honors

    UW Bioengineering Robert F. Rushmer Associate Professor Dr. Suzie Pun has received two awards. She is the 2014 recipient of the Controlled Release Society (CRS) Young Investigator Award and Biomaterials Science Lectureship. She was also named the inaugural recipient of the Biomaterials Science Lectureship award. The CRS Young Investigator award recognizes a society member who… Read More…