Shifting gears

The integration of self-driving vehicles requires policy decisions that consider how travel behavior will shift with the introduction of new mobility choices.

Above: Evening commuter traffic on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Photo by Adam Lau)

Rikky Muller and nerual dust component

Machines that heal

Rikky Muller is building tiny, wireless devices that can be implanted in the brain, with the aim of treating conditions such as epilepsy or spinal cord injuries.

Collage of photos of participants playing war game

The science of war games

Researchers have built an online, multi-player video game to explore how nuclear weapons influence decision making in a conflict.

Oski and Dean Liu

Dean's note: Why a world with AI needs more EQ

To prepare students for a rapidly evolving workplace, engineering courses must offer training that augments social and emotional skills.