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IEEE Spectrum March 12, 2019

3 New Chips to Help Robots Find Their Way Around

IEEE Spectrum highlights a new chip designed by Professors Dennis Sylvester, David Blaauw, and Hun-Seok Kim, along with PhD student Ziyun Li, that helps robots better navigate the world
March 12, 2019

Congratulations to all 2019 Women of Influence Winners and Nominees!

Dr. Katherine Herrick (EE: BS MS PhD), an ECE Council Member, was honored with the Technology Champion Award by Tuscon Local Media. March 12, 2019

University of Michigan graduate programs earn high marks in U.S. News rankings

U-M IOE graduate program ranked No.2 in the country for 2020.
NBC March 11, 2019

Goodyear unveils flying car tire concept that works on the ground and in the air

AERO professor Ella Atkins discusses the technical challenges of designing practical tires that could allow vehicles to take flight.
Michigan Daily March 7, 2019

2018 Nobel Prize Laureate Gérard Mourou talks high-intensity optics

Professor Emeritus Gerard Mourou's lecture at the University of Michigan is covered by Michigan Daily. March 7, 2019

Engine maker gets $2M federal grant to work with UM, Nissan on improving hybrid car efficiency

Professor of ME Anna Stefanopoulou discusses the development of highly-efficient opposed-piston engines with MLive.
Forbes March 6, 2019

GE says it’s leveraging artificial intelligence to cut product design times in half

AERO professor Karthik Duraisamy discusses GE's artificial intelligence implementation with Forbes.
Inside Higher Ed March 6, 2019

Top universities in U.S. targeted by Chinese hackers

Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer and Clinical Professor of EEC-CSE Ravi Pendse explains the unique cybersecurity risks universities face, Inside Higher Ed reports.
The New York Times March 6, 2019

As 2020 nears, pressure grows to replace voting machines

EECS-CSE professor Alex Halderman stresses the importance of the federal government funding new technologies to improve the security of U.S. elections, as reported by New York Times.
In the News March 5, 2019

After SpaceX’s historic Crew Dragon flight, Aerospace Prof. Iain Boyd speaks on the future of commercial astronautics/NASA

Iain Boyd, Aerospace James E. Knott Professor, discusses the benefits of private companies entering the space industry, allowing NASA to focus on core missions and scientific payloads. Prof. Boyd's insight appeared on the Knowledge@Wharton Podcast.
In the News March 5, 2019

Are our voting systems secure?

Diane Rehm interviewed EECS-CSE professor Alex Halderman to discuss election security risks ahead of 2020 presidential primaries.
In the News March 5, 2019

University of Georgia names new provost

S. Jack Hu, vice president for research at the University of Michigan, has been named the University of Georgia’s next senior vice president for academic affairs and provost.