Michigan Engineering Research News Center
The University of Michigan’s Engineering Research News site is the home for research news told across a diverse array of formats, from stories and videos to photography and podcasts. Our writers, multimedia producers and creators bring you inside the labs driving engineering forward to serve the common good.
The College is one of the top engineering schools in the country and is situated within the University of Michigan, the nation’s No. 1 public research institution, which boasts 102 graduate programs ranked in the top ten by the U.S. News and World Report. Guided by our vision, mission and values, College faculty provide educational, scientific and technological leadership to the world, and make a difference across a diversity of frontiers such as data and computing, robotics, advanced materials, energy and sustainability, health and security. Our faculty are involved in spacecraft missions across the solar system and have developed partnerships with automotive industry leaders to transform transportation.
We acknowledge that the University of Michigan, named for Michigami, the world’s largest freshwater system and located in the Huron River watershed, was formed and has grown through connections with the land stewarded by Niswi Ishkodewan Anishinaabeg: The Three Fires People who are Ojibwe, Odawa, and Potawatomi along with their neighbours the Seneca, Delaware, Shawnee and Wyandot nations.