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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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Sticking the landing on Mars: High-powered computing aims to reduce guesswork

As the Mars 2020 launch approaches, a separate effort is using simulations to understand landing dynamics for tomorrow's missions. | Medium Read