UW surgical robot has star turn in futuristic flick ‘Ender’s Game’
University of Washington doctoral student Hawkeye King walked upstairs to get coffee on an ordinary spring morning in 2012. Blake Hannaford, his adviser and a UW electrical engineering professor, was ahead of him in line.
“Did you hear about the Hollywood thing?” Hannaford asked.
King recalls saying, “No, but I’m in.”