In the News

Crain's Detroit Business February 24, 2021

Ann Arbor drug company Asalyxa hauls in $2 million seed funding round

Chemical engineering professor Lola Eniola-Adefeso's University of Michigan spinout company is featured in Crain's Detroit Business.
Wired February 24, 2021

How planes keep flying after an engine catches fire

Aerospace professor Ella Atkins explains why planes can remain in the air after one of their engines fails.
In the News February 18, 2021

Aeronautics for the Modern World: The Work of Uma Subramanian

U-M Aerospace alumnus Uma Subramanian has been recognized for her incredible career journey to becoming a CEO and founder of Aero, the company she founded that delivers safe, eco-friendly, premium air travel. Read all about her career in the article below.
ASEE Prism February 3, 2021

Solving for equity

Odest Chadwicke Jenkins and Jesse Grizzle are featured in ASEE Prism.
EdScoop February 3, 2021

‘Mynerva’ teaching platform lets professors design the perfect lesson

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Raj Nadakuditi's new teaching platform is featured in EdScoop.
NASA January 27, 2021

NASA Selects Teams for Fourth Round of University Research Projects

Innovations in areas of aeronautical research such as Advanced Air Mobility, electrified aircraft propulsion, and hypersonic flight will be explored by teams of university faculty and students recently selected to participate in NASA’s University Leadership Initiative (ULI). January 26, 2021

$15M research partnership renewed by University of Michigan, Toyota Research Institute

The University and Toyota Research Institute have renewed their research partnership for five more years, with projects funded up to $3 million per year.
Michigan Daily January 19, 2021

Alumnae panelists discuss experiences as Black women in aerospace engineering

170 faculty members, U-M students and high school students attended a Martin Luther King Jr. Day virtual panel discussion on Tuesday featuring eight Black University alumnae who are all experts in the field of aerospace engineering. January 11, 2021

Violence at U.S. Capitol condemned by University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University officials

University of Michigan and Eastern Michigan University officials issued statements Wednesday night condemning violence in the nation’s capital. January 11, 2021

$9.95M going to University of Michigan for 20 ‘smart intersections’ in Ann Arbor

A nearly 10M project bringing smart intersections in Ann Arbor is detailed in MLive.
SlashGear January 11, 2021

Experimental cubesat heading to orbit will test a new propulsion method

Michigan Engineering's student-built cubesat is featured in SlashGear.
Aviation Week January 8, 2021

Opinion: How White Men Can Help Make Aerospace More Inclusive

Aerospace Engineering alumna Aisha Bowe (BSAE '08) describes how her mentor at NASA taught her to be proactive in navigating an industry dominated by older white men—and the role that cultural savviness played in her success.