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Battery economics could power the future of energy

Prof. Johanna Mathieu of EECS and Prof. Catherine Hausman of Public Policy are heading a new project to explore the social costs and benefits of battery energy storage on the electrical grid.|Medium Read
Portrait of Alec Gallimore

Dean of Engineering Alec Gallimore elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Congratulations to Dean Gallimore for his election to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest distinctions in engineering|Medium Read
Brandon Russell

ECE student Brandon Russell explores space phenomena in a lab

PhD student Brandon Russell is awarded the Rackham International Student Fellowship for his research on magnetic fields in high-energy plasmas, which could help advance the development of clean energy and our understanding of energetic astrophysical phenomena.|Medium Read
Winter on North Campus. Photo: Joseph Xu

Love stories from Michigan Engineers

This Valentine’s Day, alums are sharing how they met their soulmate on campus.|Long Read
Nancy Love

Nancy Love named the 2019 Kappe Lecturer by AAEES

This award recognizes a leader in the environmental engineering field whose excellence in research and professional service will inspire students. |Short Read
TRB Annual Meeting 2019

CEE faculty and students attend TRB’s Annual Meeting

CEE faculty and students traveled to Washington D.C. to learn about innovations in mobility. |Short Read
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Cryptocurrency innovation: U-M to establish FinTech Collaboratory

New funding model will drive innovation and could help close the infrastructure finance gap.|Medium Read

Rackham Fellowship for enabling autonomous agents to learn continuously

“What I’m doing is trying to come up with ideas to let the agent continue learning different skills across its life.”|Short Read
Portrait of Sharon Glotzer

Sharon C. Glotzer elected to National Academy of Engineering

Glotzer joins Michigan Engineering dean, IOE professor as newest members of the nation’s most prestigious engineering association.|Medium Read
Gallimore, Glotzer and Sarter were among the 2019 NAE members.

Three professors inducted into NAE

The new inductees join 35 other University of Michigan members.|Medium Read
Tap Water

PhD student Katherine Dowdell receives IIE scholarship

PhD student receives scholarship for her research work in how the use of disinfectants in drinking water treatment influences opportunistic pathogen populations in tap water.|Short Read
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Smart infrastructure financing: Why data could be the answer

A Q&A with the professor who is exploring new ways to finance infrastructure, with help from a blockchain company.|Medium Read