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Clive D’Souza and Sheryl Ulin receive research funding from State of Michigan

Project Title: Interactive Training and Direct Assistance to Reduce Worker Risk of Musculoskeletal Disorders| Short Read

Project Description: Work related musculoskeletal disorders such as low back injuries and upper limb musculoskeletal disorders are a major cause of disability and workers’ compensation throughout the United States. The objective of this project is to provide employers and workers with information and procedures necessary to identify and control the conspicuous ergonomics workplace risk factors of musculoskeletal disorders.

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Origami sonic barrier could reduce traffic noise

The ancient paper folding art was combined with wave propagation physics to create a new traffic noise barrier. | Medium Read