Mechanical Engineering

How self-driving cars can be safer with connected technology

Mcity demonstrates the powerful pairing of connectivity and automation.|Medium Read

Science in Sport

Ellen Arruda, ME professor, created a specialized batting glove for athlete Ako Thomas so that he could return to play without serious pain.|Medium Read

Driverless shuttle service coming to U-M’s North Campus

Brought to you by Mcity, U-M’s public-private partnership to accelerate advanced mobility|Short Read
Photo of vehicles at the Mcity test facility

Advancing road-readiness testing of self-driving cars

New method could cut 99.9 percent of validation costs|Medium Read
Portrait of Sridhar Kota

Sridhar Kota, Director, Institute for Manufacturing Leadership

Dr. Kota is Herrick Professor of Engineering and Professor of Mechanical Engineering in the College of Engineering.|Short Read
portraits of Dawn Tilbury and Ellen Arruda

Ellen Arruda and Dawn Tilbury receive Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award

Two of the seven faculty honored with the 2017 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award are Michigan Engineering professors Ellen Arruda and Dawn Tilbury.|Medium Read
SE Elevation of the Ford Motor Company Robotics Building.

New U-M Robotics Building named in honor of Ford Motor Company gift

The gift will accelerate construction.|Medium Read
Portrait of Devyani Kalvit.

Devyani Kalvit: Going slow, achieving a lot

Devyani Kalvit came to U-M for its access to vast resources and cutting-edge technology for both faculty and students.|Short Read
Giant Rubiks Cube is unveiled

Engineering a massive Rubik’s Cube

See what it takes to scale a four by four foot, 1500 pound beloved puzzle.|Short Read
Portrait of Sridhar Kota

Kota to receive 2017 Distinguished University Innovator Award

Professor Sridhar Kota will receive the 2017 Distinguished University Innovator Award.|Short Read