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David D. Chen awarded NSERC Fellowship for Earth Remote Sensing

The bulk of Chen's current research centers on the detection and mitigation of radio frequency interference with microwave radiometers.|Short Read
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Adam Smith Winner of Student Whitepaper Competition

CEE graduate student Adam Smith was the 2011 winner of a student whitepaper competition sponsored by the Groundwater Action Group (GWAG) at Geosyntec Consultants. |Short Read
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Naaman Receives 2011 Distinguished Educator Award

Emeritus Professor Antoine Naaman was awarded the 2011 Distinguished Educator Award from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute.|Short Read
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Srinath Sridhar awarded Rackham International Student Fellowship

Srinath's research focuses on using computer vision techniques such as markerless camera tracking for creating augmented reality AR environments. |Short Read
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Naaman Receives 2011 Distinguished Educator Award

Emeritus Professor Antoine Naaman was awarded the 2011 Distinguished Educator Award from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute.|Short Read
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Sid Bao earns Best Student Paper Award for Computer Vision Research

Bao's research is in Semantic Structure from Motion, a new framework for jointly recognizing objects as well as reconstructing their underlying 3D geometry.|Short Read
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Jinyoung Hwang receives Best Poster Award for research leading to improved solar cells

The researchers succeeded in drastically suppressing the thermal emission rate in GaSb/GaAs quantum dots — resulting in more efficient solar cells.|Short Read
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A smarter way to make ultraviolet light beams

The researchers have optimized an optical resonator to take an infrared signal from relatively cheap telecommunication-compatible lasers and boost it to an ultraviolet beam.|Medium Read
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Dr. Dennis Grimard receives Work/Life Champion Award for Supervisors

Dr. Grimard is Managing Director of the Lurie Nanofabrication Facility, a position he's held since 1998. Congratulations!|Short Read
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CEE Students win Rackham Fellowships

Two CEE students have won Rackham International Student Fellowships|Short Read
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‘Perfect black’ coating can render a 3D object flat, raises intriguing dark veil possibility in astronomy

The carbon nanotube carpet is about half the thickness of a sheet of paper and absorbs 99.9 percent of the light that hits it.|Medium Read
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Celebrating the birth of a new science

The discovery of nonlinear optics was just one of several Michigan “firsts” that occurred about fifty years ago, and underscores the importance of involving undergrads in research.|Short Read