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Students to use IBM Watson Cognitive Computing System in class

Michigan is one of seven universities IBM is partnering with to give students access to the technology. |Short Read
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Hao Sun earns 3 Paper Awards for medical imaging research

Hao's research is focused on improving the quality of images from magnetic resonance imaging pulse design.|Short Read
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Student Spotlight: Mai Le – Finding a better way to diagnose breast cancer with MRI

The research group is using statistical signal processing to create crisper images with only 20% of the data required by a traditional MRI scan. |Short Read
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Paradigm shifting research advances in sensor technology

Girish’s research has resulted in a new paradigm in sensor technology that promises both high-speed and highly-sensitive detection.|Short Read
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Second baby’s life saved with 3D printed airway splints

After surgeons at the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital implanted 3D printed devices to open up Garrett’s airways, his parents are now planning to take their son home to their house in Utah for the very first time.|Medium Read
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Dawson Yee: Kinect-ing Xbox to the World

Dawson is thrilled that his work on Kinect has bred creativity and enhanced lives beyond video games.|Medium Read
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Shaky hand, stable spoon: U-M study shows device helps essential tremor patients

For people whose hands shake uncontrollably due to a medical condition, just eating can be a frustrating and embarrassing ordeal – enough to keep them from sharing a meal with others.|Medium Read

Biochips for better cancer therapy

One promising area of cancer treatment is photodynamic therapy, which combines the agents of a photosensitive drug, light, and oxygen. |Short Read
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Babak Parviz: The visionary behind the glass

The inventor of Google Glass is now developing glucose monitoring contact lenses.|Short Read
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Understanding concussions: Testing head-impact sensors

This U-M experiment won’t immediately address the question of why some exhibit symptoms down the road and others don’t, but the researchers are laying groundwork for finding the answer.|Medium Read
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Gopal Nataraj receives ISA Fellowship to support research that will improve MRIs

Nataraj's research aims to generate higher-quality and faster MRI images, resulting in improved diagnostics of neurological disorders and autoimmune diseases. |Short Read
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Smartphone as Mentor: How tech could change behavior

What if smartphones could act as mentors in mindfulness?|Medium Read