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nathan roberts

Student Spotlight: Nathan Roberts – Enabling the Internet of Things

Instead of a battery, the chip Nathan is engineering uses two solar cells that look like they belong on a calculator. |Short Read
psikick

PsiKick startup attracts financing for its Internet of Things technology

The chips' extreme energy efficiency enables them to be powered without a battery from harvested energy sources like vibration, thermal gradients, and more.|Short Read
Prof. Wentzloff

Making the Internet of Things happen

Wentzloff aims to remove the necessity of a power outlet or even a battery to power miniature sensors.|Medium Read
Micropumps

Research Spotlight: Better miniaturized vacuum pumps for electronics and sensors

The three microdevices created at Michigan are each particularly suited to specific applications.|Medium Read
lnf lab workers

Image processing 1,000 times faster is goal of new $5M contract

Lu plans to design and fabricate a computer chip based on so-called self-organizing, adaptive neural networks.|Medium Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Faster, more powerful mobile devices: U-M startup Crossbar could disrupt the memory market

RRAM is a new form of nonvolatile memory that has the potential to replace the flash memory commonly used in tablets, digital cameras and solid-state drives.|Short Read
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Bharan Giridhar awarded Intel PhD Fellowship

Bharan's research focusses on developing circuit techniques for adaptive and reliable high-performance computing.|Short Read
Conference

Workshop to chart the future of nano and micro manufacturing

“This workshop is a first step toward developing a roadmap for practical innovations in nano/micro-manufacturing."|Medium Read
Dennis Sylvester

Prof. Dennis Sylvester receives U-M Faculty Recognition Award

He is a pioneer in the field of ultra-low power processor design, especially for the smallest computing devices in existence.|Short Read
Wireless sensor

Gyouho Kim awarded Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship for research in ultra-low power optical interfaces for mm-scale wireless sensor nodes

"We designed an ultra-low power optical wake-up receiver with a novel front-end circuit and communication scheme suitable for miniature wireless sensor node applications."|Short Read
Bharan Giridhar

Bharan Giridhar awarded Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship for research in circuit techniques for adaptive, reliable, high-performance computing

Giridhar's research has an emphasis on developing circuit techniques for adaptive and reliable, high-performance computing.|Short Read
Blauuw and Sylvester

David Blaauw and Dennis Sylvester named Top Authors by ISSCC

Both research papers discuss ultra low-power chip design and millimeter-scale computing.|Short Read