In the News
Space.com October 13, 2017
Ion thruster prototype breaks records in tests, could send humans to Mars
Alec D. Gallimore, Robert J Vlasic Dean of Engineering, is quoted.
The Washington Post October 12, 2017
Dutch team wins 7th Australian solar-powered car race
The University of Michigan Solar Car Team placed second in the world at the 2017 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.
NBC October 12, 2017
Self-flying planes may arrive sooner than you think. Here’s why
Ella Atkins, AERO and EECS professor, is quoted.
In the News October 12, 2017
University of Michigan wins second place in Bridgestone World Solar Challenge
University of Michigan students have a bright future ahead of them after winning second place in the annual Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.
MLive.com October 12, 2017
University of Michigan Solar Car Team finishes 2nd in world challenge
The University of Michigan Solar Car Team took second place in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge, an 1,800-mile race across the Australian Outback.
NBC October 11, 2017
This fake city promises real change for transportation
Mcity is a digital ghost town where self-driving vehicles can be tested without real-world risk.
MLive.com October 10, 2017
Self-driving vehicles legislation making headway in Congress
In September, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao visited Mcity to introduce the Department of Transportation's new guidelines for self-driving vehicle technology.
Wired October 10, 2017
Hacking North Korea is easy. Its nukes? Not so much
Will Scott, EECS research fellow, spent several months-long stints in North Korea teaching at one of its universities.
In the News October 9, 2017
The U.S. Navy is developing artificial limbs that are intelligent
Jerome Lynch, CEE and EECS professor, is overseeing the sensor array’s development. Futurism reports.
Mic October 6, 2017
Elon Musk thinks he has the answer to Puerto Rico’s blackout. Here’s how it could play out.
Suljo Linic, ISD and CHE professor, is quoted.
Campus Technology October 3, 2017
U-M to study flexible STEM classrooms
NSF funding will help EECS associate professor Cindy Finelli and AERO research fellow Aaron Johnson continue their research.
Michigan Radio October 2, 2017
Why the world would keep warming even if we stopped emitting greenhouse gases
Richard Rood, CLaSP professor, discussed the topic in an article written for The Conversation.