The Michigan Engineer News Center

Four graduate students earn NSF fellowships

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has selected four CEE doctoral students to receive a 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship.| Short Read

The awardees are Julie Bateman, Emily Crossette, Katherine Flanigan and Sara Troutman.

The GRFP recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) and in STEM education. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements in STEM and STEM education.

Bateman is advised by Associate Professor Dimitrios Zekkos; Crosette is advised by Professor Lutgarde Raskin and Assistant Professor Krista Rule Wigginton; Flanigan is advised by Professor Jerry Lynch and Troutman is advised by Assistant Professor Branko Kerkez and Professor Nancy Love.

The outside of the Ford Robotics building

U-Michigan, Ford open world-class robotics complex

The facility will accelerate the future of advanced and more equitable robotics and mobility | Medium Read