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Professor Kazu Saitou and ME PhD student Lixi Liu's study recommends replacing all incandescent and halogen light bulbs in your home now with compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) or LEDs.

The Engineering Graduate Symposium (EGS) was held on November 10th.

This award honors significant published research leading to a better understanding of materials, facilities, principles, operations and their application to improve manufacturing processes.

This award targets university faculty engaged in research in theoretical and applied mechanics that are at the beginning of their academic careers.

This award recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of solidification science.

Okwudire has developed an algorithm that allows 3-D printers to deliver high-quality results at speeds up to two times faster than those in common use, with no added hardware costs

Their paper is titled "Scaling behavior of nanoimprint and nanoprinting lithography for producing nanostructures of molybdenum disulfide."

The purpose of this award is to promote the education of engineering students in the area of fatigue technology.

The prize is awarded to a mid-career researcher (10-25 years after earning the PhD or equivalent degree) in the field of engineering sciences who has had a substantial impact in his/her field.

Professor Kon-Well Wang and PhD student Manoj Thota researched origami lattice for on-demand acoustic wave tailoring.

Dr. S. Shankar Sastry, Dean and Roy W. Carlson Professor of Engineering at the University of California at Berkeley delivers the 2017 Michael Korybalski Distinguished Lecture

In an innovative, bullet-shaped car, the University of Michigan Solar Car Team took an historic second place today in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge, an 1,800-mile race across the Australian Outback.

A new study from the University of Michigan underscores the urgency of reducing greenhouse gas emissions—from both environmental and economic perspectives.

Faculty Recognition Awards are intended for faculty early in their careers who have demonstrated substantive contributions to the university through achievements in scholarly research or creative endeavors; excellence as a teacher, adviser and mentor; and distinguished participation in service activities of the university.

Understanding the ways in which materials deform and develop stresses and how they respond to those stresses is relevant both to biological as well as nonliving systems, including lithium-ion batteries, other semiconducting devices and alloys used for structural applications, such as automobiles, aircraft and buildings.

The STAR award honors key contributors in the Hispanic community in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math

Mazumder's research takes ideas from basic physics and applies them to manufacturing.

In collaboration with MSE Professor Jinsang Kim’s group, ME Professor Kevin Pipe’s lab is using molecular design principles to improve thermal conductivity in polymers.

The award is for the proposed SCGSR research project, “An Experimental Investigation of Elementary Reactions of Siloxane Pyrolysis”

Artificial human embryos are coming, and no one knows how to handle them

Dr. Sastry will present some of the approaches they’ve taken at University of California, Berkeley toward educating students to be leaders in developing new technology innovation and entrepreneurship models to effect societal change.

Leqing Cui, Chinedum Okwudire, and Shorya Awtar has been selected as the winner of the 2017 ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Division (DSCD) Best Conference Paper on Mechatronics Award

Associate Professor Kira Barton has been selected as the 2017 winner of the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Division (DSCD) Young Investigator Award.

Researchers have developed a fluidic device to track over time which cancer cells lead the disease’s invasive march.

A new 14,000 pound, 25-foot-tall kinetic sculpture, 3 Cubes in a Seven Axis Relationship, was installed on North Campus in front of the entrance of G. G. Brown Building on Hayward Avenue.