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Necmiye Ozay. Photo: Joseph Xu, Michigan Engineering.

Necmiye Ozay receives Nonlinear Analysis: Hybrid Systems Paper Prize

Prof. Necmiye Ozay Receives Nonlinear Analysis: Hybrid Systems Paper Prize|Short 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
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Building more stable four-legged robots

A biologist turned roboticist takes a closer look at dog gaits to help design better movements for four-legged robots.|Short 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
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U-M first in line for new bird-inspired walking robot

Crashworthy biped expected to run faster than an 8-minute mile and conquer the Wave Field.|Short Read
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$1.1 million grant to develop robot emergency response capabilities

Office of Naval Research has awarded Dmitry Berenson, an assistant professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, $1.1 million to help advance emergency response capabilities for robots.|Medium Read
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U-M to establish new China partnerships

University of Michigan leaders are entering into several agreements with Chinese institutions to help solve world problems|Medium Read
SE Elevation of the Ford Motor Company Robotics Building.

Robotics building design approved, including space for Ford

Robotic technologies for air, sea and roads, for factories, hospitals and homes will have tailored lab space in Michigan Engineering’s robotics laboratory.|Medium Read

Dimitra Panagou expands Michigan’s space technology research

AERO Assistant Professor Dimitra Panagou is expanding Michigan’s investigations into space technologies by developing algorithms to facilitate astronaut-robot collaborations.|Medium Read
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Algorithms can be more fair than humans

Still, it's not guaranteed, as seen in Amazon's same-day delivery service. Algorithm designers may not even realize a problem has crept in.|Short Read