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Prof. Kevin Compton, Mentor and Coach for CS Students, Retires

Prof. Kevin Compton has retired after 34 years at the University of Michigan in the Computer Science and Engineering Division of the EECS Department. |Short Read
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Jing Sun named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering Department Chair Jing Sun has been named to the 2018 class of Fellows for the National Academy of Inventors. |Short Read
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Two awards grant more than 1.5 million hours on two of the world’s fastest supercomputers

Sharon Glotzer’s research group receives INCITE, Early Science awards for crystallization studies|Short Read
North campus’ Grove and Duderstadt during fall 2018. Photo: Evan Dougherty

Faculty and staff rewarded for promoting Michigan Engineering values

A new pilot program recognizes faculty and staff for their creativity, innovation and daring. |Short Read
Tim Bruns, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Michigan Engineering and his students observe the buccal mass of an aplysia Californica (sea slug) moving. Photo by Photo by Marcin Szczepanski

Culture is key

Why Michigan Engineering is focusing on getting it right.|Short Read
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Seth Guikema elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis

U-M IOE Associate Professor Seth Guikema has been elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis, an international community with over 2,000 members.|Short Read
Materials science and engineering professor and department chair Amit Misra. Photo: Joseph Xu

Amit Misra named AAAS fellow

Misra honored following research that has the potential to improve materials used in nuclear power reactors, automotive, aerospace and other structural applications.|Short Read
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Jeff Scruggs selected for Berker and Gokyigit Faculty Scholar Award

This award recognizes outstanding work by a member of the CEE Department in advancing the state of the art in smart and sustainable infrastructure systems.|Short Read
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Precision Health Award for measuring moods

The result will be new measurement methods to determine how moods are shaped by both the behavior of an individual and daily interactions over time|Short Read
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Toyota funds professorship in AI at U-Michigan

The new $2.5 million endowment to support a professorship is the second U-M sponsorship from Toyota|Medium Read
Fall on U-M North Campus. Photo: Joseph Xu.

No. 1 ranking for U-M’s entrepreneurship program

Princeton Review named U-M’s undergraduate entrepreneurial ecosystem the nation’s best. |Short Read
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Stéphane Lafortune named N. Harris McClamroch Professor of EECS

Lafortune's research in discrete event systems includes multiple problem domains, with applications to computer and software systems.|Short Read