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Sensor technology aims to help US cities extend the life of aging pipelines

Transformative pilot project in Detroit could help cities across U.S. deal with overdue pipeline upgrades. | Medium Read

How to make the robot revolution serve the people

The New York Times November 23, 2020
Can we make our robots less biased than we are?
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Chad Jenkins is quoted in the New York Times discussing the importance of representation when designing A.I. systems.
Scientific American October 7, 2020
‘Supernova slice’ simulates blasts of dying stars
Associate Professor of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences Carolyn Kuranz explains how a "supernova pizza" model can help us get a better understanding of how dying stars explode.
National Public Radio September 23, 2020
Politics and climate change science clash as west coast wildfires rage
Professor of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Ricky Rood is interviewed WEMU.
The New York Times August 31, 2020
Looking to reopen, colleges become labs for coronavirus tests and tracking apps
Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Krista Wigginton tells New York Times that universities are working to find new tools to help them track and curb the spread of COVID-19 on campuses.