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Michigan Data Science Team wrangles big data

MDST brings together students from many fields to get their hands dirty with real data science problems and tools.|Medium Read
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‘Carbon negative, dollar positive’

A new initiative aspires to turn a greenhouse gas into profitable products.|Medium Read
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G. Hoyt Whipple and Marta Mrazovic-Whipple Scholarship Fund established in memory of Professor Emeritus Hoyt Whipple

The fund will be used to support undergraduate students in the Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS).|Short Read
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Rick Flores leads a partnership of automakers into the autonomous future

Flores leads the development of frameworks for autonomous driving, connectivity, and electronic controls.|Medium Read
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PhD Student Katherine Dowdell Selected for NWRI-Biolargo Graduate Fellowship

Katherine Dowdell received a fellowship to support her research project on optimizing filter backwashing practices to reduce pathogens in drinking water.|Short Read
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Blue Sky: Up to $10M toward research so bold, some of it just might fail

Inspired by startup funding models, Michigan Engineering reinvents its internal R&D grant structure. |Medium Read
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STEM education: A taste of research for K-12 teachers

The REACT workshop pairs U-M researchers with K-12 science educators to introduce primary school teachers to new laboratory science and classroom-friendly activities.|Medium Read

Victor C. Li Appointed Distinguished University Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Victor C. Li was appointed the James R. Rice Distinguished University Professor of Engineering, effective September 1. The Board of Regents approved this appointment on Thursday, June 21.|Short Read
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Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins delivers AIAA Aviation MDO keynote speech

Aerospace Engineering Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins delivers AIAA Aviation MDO keynote speech in Atlanta, GA|Short Read
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Professor Ella Atkins discusses growing concerns over unsafe drone use

Aerospace Engineering Professor Ella Atkins discusses alarming statistics on unsafe drone use in the United States|Short Read
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Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma wins AIAA “Best Student Paper” award

Congratulations to Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma, winner of AIAA “Best Student Paper” award|Short Read
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New gift endows the Martin and Anne Sichel Endowed Graduate Student Award Fund in Aerospace Engineering

The Fund will provide support for graduate students in the Department of Aerospace Engineering including, but not limited to, travel expenses, conference fees and experiential learning opportunities.|Short Read