Informatics Skunkworks members are working on a range of research projects which are summarized in the table below. Prospective participants are encouraged to reach out to the listed team leads to inquire about participation in their respective projects.

In addition to projects hosted by mentors at UW, there are a number of projects hosted by collaborators at Boise State University (BSU) and students are able to participate remotely if they have strong interest in a project at another institution. Please see the Boise projects page here.

More detailed information such as project requirements can be found in the full project spreadsheet which feeds into the project table below. For project mentors interested in adding or editing existing projects please reach out to Dane Morgan or Ben Afflerbach (, via email or the Skunkworks Slack Workspace to receive the editable link to the project spreadsheet.

Skunkworks Successful Project Highlights

For select research projects that have concluded we have created a brief Project Highlight which summarizes the goals, structure, and outcomes of the project.

Skunkworks Projects