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WDIV April 1, 2020

University of Michigan gyroscope could reduce dependence on GPS in electronics

ClickonDetroit talked about Prof. Najafi and his group's small but powerful gyroscope that could reduce the GPS-dependency of drones and autonomous cars.
Daily Mail April 1, 2020

NASA announces new mission to study solar particle storms, with six small satellites the size of toaster ovens that will orbit Earth and measure radiation from the sun

CLaSP professor Justin Kasper's work on NASA's SunRISE is featured in Daily Mail.
Space.com April 1, 2020

For NASA’s next sun mission, 6 tiny spacecraft will work as one massive telescope

CLaSP professor Justin Kasper's work with NASA's SunRISE mission is detailed by Space.
In the News April 1, 2020

New Mission From NASA Will Help Understand How the Sun’s Radiation Affects Space

CLaSP professor Justin Kasper's work with NASA is featured in IGN.
Detroit News March 30, 2020

UM, Stanford study early warning system for coronavirus through sewage

Collaborative research between University of Michigan Engineering and Stanford hopes to detect COVID-19 in wastewater before it spreads across a community.
Bloomberg March 26, 2020

Cybersecurity Experts Say Hacking Risk Is High for Mobile Voting

As state governments eye mobile and online voting during the COVID-19 pandemic, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Alex Halderman says it poses a serious security risk.
In the News March 25, 2020

U-M awards 6 XR projects under new initiative

NERS Professor Brendan Kochunas leads the development of the Extended Reality Nuclear Reactor Laboratory Simulator.
FOX March 23, 2020

Automakers start helping production of medical equipment for coronavirus fight

Clinical Professor of Integrative System and Design Robert Bordley explains how automakers could help produce ventilators.
In the News March 10, 2020

T&T Salvage to Remove Shipwreck Off Coast of Georgia

Baltimore-bound Golden Ray cargo ship capsized near the Port of Brunswick while heading out to sea off the coast of Georgia.
March 9, 2020

3 Questions: Joe Steinmeyer on guiding students into the world of STEM

MIT profiles Prof. Joe Steinmeyer, an EECS alum.
MIT Technology Review March 4, 2020

An implant uses machine learning to give amputees control over prosthetic hands

'Ultra-precise mind-controlled bionics' research done in collaboration with Paul Cederna, Robert Oneal Collegiate Professor of Plastic Surgery and Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and Cindy Chestek, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, is detailed in MIT Technology Review.
Wired March 4, 2020

A deft robotic hand that’d make Luke Skywalker proud

Cindy Chestek, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and Paul Cederna, Robert Oneal Collegiate Professor of Plastic Surgery and Professor of Biomedical Engineering, both share their experience building cutting edge prosthetics.