In the News

The New York Times November 5, 2019

With a laser, researchers say they can hack Alexa, Google Home or Siri

EECS-CSE associate professor Kevin Fu's research has found a vulnerability in home assistants, reports the New York Times. November 4, 2019

Autonomous food delivery service created by Ann Arbor company

ME professor Ram Vasudevan and NAME professor Matthew Johnson-Roberson's REV-1 startup is featured in MLive.
In the News October 31, 2019

R2 Space Relocates Headquarters to Ann Arbor, Michigan

Inspired by UM AERO's engineering program, R2 Space relocates HQ to Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Detroit News October 31, 2019

U-M to build ‘innovation center’ on old Wayne County jail site

University of Michigan's planned Innovation Hub in Detroit is detailed in Detroit News.
Forbes October 31, 2019

Five components of autonomous car security

Recent LiDAR research done at Michigan Engineering is cited in Forbes.
The Wall Street Journal October 31, 2019

To help revive downtown, Detroit looks beyond a failed jail

University of Michigan's planned $300M Innovation Hub is detailed in Wall Street Journal.
The Washington Post October 30, 2019

PG&E’s role in Sonoma fire questioned as power outage frustrations grow

EECS-ECE Prof. Ian Hiskens serves as an expert-commentator in a Washington Post story about the potential role Pacific Gas & Electric equipment played in the wildfires ravaging Northern California.
Detroit News October 26, 2019

NASA administrator: U-M to play big role in space exploration

Michigan Engineering's leading role in space research and the importance of collaboration are discussed in the Detroit News.
Forbes October 23, 2019

Mark Groden Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 2019: Science List

Popular Mechanics October 17, 2019

Meet the super robots that are about to lap the world’s fastest humans

EECS-ECE Prof. Jessy Grizzle's robot, Mabel, is profiled in this piece by Popular Mechanics.
In the News October 15, 2019

Aaron Friedman Marine Hydrodynamics Lab renovation project received the AIA 2019 Award for Small Projects

A drab circulation space is successfully reinvented to activate the study of naval design using captivating back-lit historic imagery and finely detailed wood and glass exhibit boxes.
The Washington Post October 12, 2019

Autonomous shuttles in Northern Virginia suburb show why the future of robot cars might be slow

Mcity director Huei Peng says despite limitations, autonomous vehicles are progressing. He compared today's research to the Wright brothers’ early airplanes.