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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.
Engadget March 4, 2020

Scientists develop neuroprosthetic tech that amputees don’t need to learn

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.
Science March 4, 2020

Minimuscles let amputees control a robot hand with their minds

Science details the research done in collaboration with Cindy Chestek, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and Paul Cederna, Robert Oneal Collegiate Professor of Plastic Surgery and Professor of Biomedical Engineering.
Reuters March 4, 2020

Prosthetic innovation: ‘It’s like you have a hand again’ – study

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.
Daily Mail March 4, 2020

Video shows incredible bionic arm moving ‘like a real human hand’ and controlled entirely by the patient’s thoughts

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.
Freethink March 3, 2020

New lasers see into the brain to detect concussions

University of Michigan Engineering researchers' work to detect distressed cells in the brain is detailed by Freethink.
Mashable February 28, 2020

How to maximize the life of your electric car’s battery, according to science

U-M study on electric vehicle range is cited by Mashable.
February 27, 2020

How long can a drone stay in the sky?

Aerospace Professor Carlos Cesnik is developing a prototype high altitude long endurance (HALE) aircraft that incorporates thin deformable wings. The target application for this technology is unmanned aircraft that can stay aloft for months at a time.