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A photograph of Volker Sick, ME Professor, testing an engine.

Volker Sick, Arthur F Thurnau Professor of Mechanical Engineering, analyzes one of the engine systems from his research group's engine cycle tests in the Walter E. Lay Auto Laboratory. Sick's group researches engine systems and is a Collaborative Research Laboratory (CRL) that works under a collaborative research agreement with General Motors (GM). The agreement was recently extended, focusing on the two primary areas of research of engine systems and advanced manufacturing. Photo: Joseph Xu, Michigan Engineering Communications & Marketing