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Avery Carlson

Avery Carlson receives WEFTEC’s Martha Hahn Memorial Award

PhD student Avery Carlson received the Martha Hahan Memorial Award through the Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC).|Short Read
Amulya Parmar

AI-powered Whatsapp Bot fights fake news in India

CE undergrad Amulya Parmar designed a machine learning algorithm to curb fake news as part of the Tavtech Fellowship program.|Short Read
Driver with Baja Car covered in mud

Baja Racing breaks records while leaving the competition in the dust

Breaking the all-time record for highest cumulative season score, the team took home the 1st Place Mike Schmidt Memorial Iron Team Award. |Medium Read
Shilva Shrestha

Shilva Shrestha receives Water Environment Federation (WEF) Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship

PhD student Shilva Shrestha received the Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship through the Water Environment Federation for the 2019-2020 school year. |Short Read
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Michigan Engineering students complete summer internships at General Atomics

In the summer of 2019, eight Michigan Engineering Students intern at General Atomics in San Diego, CA|Short Read
University of Michigan team members Alex Sundt, Xiatong Sun and Yan Zhao with their trophy. Photo: Adam Hopps, National Operations Center of Excellence

University of Michigan student team wins National Transportation Technology Tournament

Team designed solution to reduce congestion on I-75 and I-696 in the Detroit area. |Short Read
Yildirim's AIAA Aviation presentation title slide.

PhD students win 1st and 2nd place in AIAA Aviation’s MDO Student Paper Competition

Congratulations to Anil Yildirim and Sicheng He, PhD students in the MDO Lab who won 1st and 2nd place in AIAA Aviation’s MDO Student Paper Competition!|Short Read

Beyond Apollo 11: U-M ECE’s role in advancing space exploration

For the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, U-M ECE takes a look back – and a look forward – to how our professors, students, and alums have made their mark on the field.|Long Read
Electrum, the University of Michigan Solar Car Team's car that will be competing in the upcoming 2019 World Solar Challenge this fall. Photo: Joseph Xu/Michigan Engineering

Under the hood of Michigan Solar Car Team’s “Electrum”

The team unveiled its fifteenth car ahead of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in October.|Medium Read
Sarabandi and Cai

Six teams of ECE researchers make the finals at AP-S/URSI 2019

Second Prize overall went to doctoral student Xiuzhang Cai for his radar target classification research applicable to autonomous vehicles.|Short Read
Mostafa Zaky

Counting snowflakes for better water resource management

Mostafa Zaky has built an award-winning model that helps estimate the amount of water stored in snowpacks, which could improve climate change and flood forecasting, as well as overall water resource management.|Short Read

Sarah Jane Bork and Joi Mondisa win American Society for Engineering Education student paper award

U-M IOE researcher, Sarah Jane Bork, and assistant professor, Joi Mondisa, have won the 2019 American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Graduate Studies Division Best Student Paper Award.|Short Read