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Shao, a Detroit Country Day high school research student for Allen Liu's lab, was awarded first place in the Cellular and Molecular Biology category at the 60th Annual Science and Engineering Fair of Metro Detroit

The award is "given in recognition of distinguished and continued contribution over a substantial period of time to the advancement of lubrication science and engineering"

Collegiate Professorships are set up to honor the professorship holder as well as the namesake of the professorship

This award is presented annually to senior graduate students who have demonstrated excellence in research and scholarship in an area of applied mechanics

A giant Rubik’s Cube newly installed on the University of Michigan’s North Campus is believed to be the world’s largest hand-solvable, stationary version of the famous puzzle.

NSF’s Directorate for Engineering is charged with supporting engineering research and education critical to the nation’s future and fostering innovations to benefit society

The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States

The Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship supports outstanding doctoral students who have achieved candidacy and are actively working on dissertation research and writing

The College of Engineering is proud to celebrate the accomplishments of students who have demonstrated excellence in their academic work, leadership experiences and in service to others.

Sponsored by the U-M Office of Research, the award honors faculty who have made important and lasting contributions to society by developing novel ideas and insights through their research, and then translating them to practice

U-M ME startup FlexDex Surgical’s first product—a simple, ergonomic and intuitive "needle driver" for stitching inside the body—has been used for the first time in a series of operations.

Students from Meyhofer and Reddy groups observe this phenomenon for the first time at room temperature

“The ability to use tried and true metal forming processes such as stamping on new composite materials, especially green composites, has the potential to speed the adoption of lightweight materials in automotive and other applications,” said Banu.

The Medal of Honor, established in 1986, is presented annually and is SAE International’s most prestigious award.

Election to National Academy of Engineering membership is one of the highest professional honors accorded an engineer.

Professor Sridhar Kota's article, "Slightly Better iPhones Won't Fix the U.S. Economy," was featured in Fortune Magazine.

This award recognizes outstanding new faculty who were nominated by 3M researchers and selected based on their research, experience and academic leadership.

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Emeritus Bruce H. Karnopp, Ph.D, passed away on January 1 st , 2017. Karnopp spent nearly four decades teaching at U-M ME before retiring in May of 2004.

Okwudire and Johnsen will be honored at the ME Spring Banquet

This award honors students, student organizations, and faculty members at the University of Michigan North Campus who exemplify the leadership and vision of Dr. King through their commitment to social justice, diversity, and inclusion

Assistant Research Scientist Travis Thompson was named one of the Forbes Magazine's top energy tech entrepreneurs under the age of 30

Five ME faculty members received College of Engineering Awards in 2017. These recipients include Shorya Awtar, Margaret Wooldridge, Wei Lu, Michael Thouless, and Miki Banu

Professor Sridhar Kota's article, "Universities Must Help Educate Woefully Uninformed Lawmakers," was featured in Wired Magazine.

These faculty are Dawn Tilbury (Chair of the Engineering's Steering Committee on Advanced Manufacturing), Steve Ceccio (Associate Dean for Research), Jing Sun (Chair of NAME)

Vesper announced that it has closed on a $15 million Series A round led by Accomplice with participation also coming from Amazon's Alexa Fund, Hyperplane, Miraenano Tech, and other investors