New 6G challenges inspire interdisciplinary innovation

Bold research advances will form the basis of future connections Addressing these physical and technical limitations will require leaps of innovation, but the promise of applications powered by advanced 6G connectivity motivates creative solutions. Adaptive technology solutions are an important research area. For example, the 6G network will use nearby devices to help provide the […]

Yup’ik fishing ancestors inspire Alaskan engineer and author

For Mia Heavener ’00, most of life revolves around water. As a senior civil engineer for the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), he designs water systems for communities in his home country. And in his spare time, he works with his family’s commercial fishing business, which usually started with his great-grandmother. Almost every summer, […]