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CLASP Assoc. Prof. Carolyn Kuranz

Associate Research Professor Kuranz named Fellow of the American Physical Society

Assoc. Prof. Kuranz is Project Director of the Center for Laser Experimental Astrophysical Research (CLEAR). |Short Read
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
Yeimy Rivera/Abby Azari

Two Climate & Space PhD students honored at first-ever Machine Learning in Heliophysics conference

CLASP PhD students win early-career awards for presentations. |Short Read
A nail gun attached to an octocopter. Credit: Matthew Romano, Michigan Robotics, University of Michigan.

Roofing drone nails down shingles

Automated drone does work at the same speed as a novice roofer, researcher says.|Medium Read

Remote attack on temperature sensors threatens safety in incubators, industry

The researchers demonstrated that an adversary could remotely manipulate the temperature sensor measurements without tampering with the targeted system or triggering automatic temperature alarms.|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
Researchers in the lab with a large device

The “Magic Ratio” that could power tomorrow’s solar cells

A Q&A with Rachel Goldman|Medium Read
HERCULES laser

Most powerful laser in the US to be built at Michigan

Using extreme light to explore quantum dynamics, advance medicine and more.|Medium Read

Mitigating uncertainties in remote computer numerical control using data-driven transfer learning

U-M IOE’s Raed Al Kontar receives research funding from Cyber-physical Systems, a National Science Foundation program, for a project centered on the refinement of computer numerical control as a cloud service.|Short Read
Scientists in a lab

U-M team to build synthetic neurons – first challenge in making synthetic cells

Seven U.S. research institutions look to build synthetic cells|Medium Read

7 new faculty in CSE

The new additions to the department offer a breadth of research and educational experience, with projects spanning robotic interaction and the future of programming languages.|Short Read
CLASP PhDs summer 2019

Congratulations to new Climate & Space PhDs!

Four CLASP graduate students earned their doctoral degrees over the summer.|Short Read