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Adda Athanasopoulos-Zekkos awarded Elizabeth C. Crosby Research Award

Assistant Professor Adda Athanasopoulos-Zekkos was awarded the Elizabeth C. Crosby Research Award by the ADVANCE program at the University of Michigan. | Short Read

Athanasopoulos-Zekkos received the award for her research proposal on “Seismic Isolation of Earth Retaining Structures using EPS Geofoam”.

ADVANCE at the University of Michigan awards the Elizabeth C. Crosby Research Fund to help meet career-relevant needs of individual instructional, research, and clinical track faculty in science and engineering if meeting those needs will help increase the retention or promotion of women scientists and engineers. Congratulations to Professor Athanasopoulos-Zekkos!

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The 3D printed block M model made by Scott and Burns team. Photo: Evan Dougherty

3D printing 100 times faster with light

The new method also results in a stronger print than typical layered models. | Short Read