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James Wilkes

Jim Wilkes’ 5th edition published

This fall, Prentice Hall published "Fluid Mechanics for Chemical Engineers: Microfluidics, CFD, and COMSOL Multiphysics 5," 5th Edition.|Short Read
Wei Lu, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Wei Lu elected IEEE Fellow for Contributions to Neuromorphic Systems

Prof. Lu is an internationally recognized leader in the development of memristors for memory and logic applications. |Medium Read

Net neutrality repeal: Michigan Engineers weigh in

On Dec. 14, the FCC will vote on the rules that today ensure internet service providers treat all web content equally.|Medium Read

Two faculty named AAAS fellows

Professors H. V. Jagadish and Christopher Poulsen are honored for advancing socially impactful research.|Medium Read

The million foot view

Kamal Sarabandi has expanded radar capabilities in applications ranging from low earth orbit to thousands of feet underground.|Medium Read
Portrait of Sharon Glotzer

Making the rules

A profile on Sharon Glotzer, the new Anthony C. Lembke Department Chair of Chemical Engineering.|Medium Read

Q&A with Sharon Glotzer

The new chemical engineering chair lays out her vision for expanding the curriculum into the high-demand areas of data science and science & technology policy.|Medium Read

Professor Ella Atkins wins inaugural President’s Award

Congratulations to Professor Ella Atkins for receiving the inaugural President's Award for National and State Leadership!|Medium Read
Mark A. Burns

Mark Burns appointed to new research positions

He has been named the Executive Director of MCubed and Research Innovation.|Short Read

Aerospace Professor Carlos Cesnik receives ASME Best Paper Award

Aerospace Professor Carlos Cesnik has received an American Society of Mechanical Engineers Best Paper Award for his publication, “Efficient Modeling of Nonlinear Scattering of Ultrasonic Guided Waves from Fatigue Cracks using Local Interaction Simulation Approach.” |Short Read
Photo of Professors Kearfott, Was, Pozzi, Lau and Gilgenbach Photo: Joseph Xu, Michigan Engineering Communications & Marketing

NERS faculty win coveted awards

Several NERS faculty have been recognized for their research and teaching contributions with promotions and prestigious awards. Congratulations to professors Manera, Kearfott, Was, Pozzi, Lau and Gilgenbach and Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow, Patricia Schuster!|Medium Read
Name: Won Sik Yang Uniqname: wonyang Department: NERS Photo: Joseph Xu/Senior Multimedia Content Producer, University of Michigan - College of Engineering www.engin.umich.edu

Welcome new NERS faculty: Won Sik Yang

The NERS department welcomes Won Sik Yang, who joins the faculty as professor, effective September 1. |Short Read