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May 27, 2020

10 Things You Didn’t Know about Vik Verma

EECS-ECE Council member Vik Verma (MSE EE ’89) is profiled by MoneyInc.
Business Insider May 20, 2020

You probably won’t catch the coronavirus from swimming. It’s the crowds on the beach that matter.

CEE Associate Professor Krista Wigginton explains that risk factors for outdoor activities are mostly dependent on crowd size and density.
Politico May 15, 2020

Fauci and Birx’s public withdrawal worries health experts

As Trump clamps down on coronavirus communications, voices of experts give way to those of politicians.
May 14, 2020

Everactive Machine Health Monitoring May Address COVID-19 Supply Chain Concerns

SupplyChain Management profiles the work of Everactive, a U-M startup co-founded by EECS-ECE Prof. David Wentzloff, and their Machine Health Monitoring (MHM) solution, designed to deliver real-time, maintenance-free insights into the health of rotating equipment.
In the News May 8, 2020

Engineering talent shortage a ‘critical bottleneck’ for eVTOL industry, says VFS

Carlos Cesnik, the Clarence L (Kelly) Johnson Collegiate Professor of Aerospace Engineering, is quoted in
In the News May 7, 2020

Engineering talent shortage a ‘critical bottleneck’ for eVTOL industry, says VFS

The emergent U.S. eVTOL industry is facing a shortage of engineering talent that is poised to become worse in coming years, according to the Vertical Flight Society (VFS). Aerospace Engineering Professor Carlos Cesnik weighs in on the issue in this story from
May 7, 2020

Going Nuclear on Climate Change? Foreign Affairs Asks the Experts

We at Foreign Affairs have recently published a number of pieces regarding climate change. To complement these articles, we decided to ask a broad pool of experts for their take.
In the News May 6, 2020

Engineering grad’s passion is creating things that help the world

The New York Times May 1, 2020

Is it safe to come out of lockdown? Check the sewer

CEE Associate Professor Krista Wigginton explains how wastewater might help us detect coronavirus in a community before it spreads.
Michigan Daily April 28, 2020

Competition held to examine new markets and uses for nuclear fuel

Chronicle Tech News April 23, 2020

Michigan company invents fast & effective COVID-19 antibody test

BME professor Xudong (Sherman) Fan's portable, detailed and quick COVID test is featured in Chronicle Tech News.
Tech Times April 23, 2020

University of Michigan creates plasma jet wands that can quickly disinfect hospitals

Michigan Engineering researchers work is featured in Tech Times.