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Solving the Sun's Burning Mystery

Michigan Engineering Associate Professor of Climate and Space Sciences Justin Kasper believes that NASA's Parker Solar Probe will reveal why the sun's surface is cooler than its outer atmosphere as it enters the zone of preferential heating boundary. June 4, 2019. # #Engineering #video #departmentofaerospaceengineering #scienceandtechnology #Science #Aerospace #SpaceScience #justinkasper ​​​​​​​​​


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An Ergonomic Surgical Tool for Minimally Invasive Procedures

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor and Co-Founder of FlexDex, Shorya Awtar discusses the various challenges with minimally invasive surgeries and how his low-cost tool has solved them. February 21, 2017. # #Engineering #video #BiomedicalEngineering #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #Surgery #ShoryaAwtar ​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedScience ​​


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Open-Source Bionic Leg Aims to Rapidly Advance Prosthetics

Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Elliott Rouse discusses the great advances that will be made as a result of an open-source bionic leg platform allowing researchers to improve upon the prosthetic leg built by U-M Engineer researchers. June 5, 2019. # #Engineering #video #BiomedicalEngineering #scienceandtechnology #Technology #BiomedicalEngineering #ElliottRouse ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedTech ​​​


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Halderman Co-Chairs New Commission to Protect Michigan Votes

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Professor J. Alex Halderman will co-chair a new commission in Michigan devoted to protecting the integrity of every vote by review and assessment of election security in Michigan. March 20, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #GovernmentandPolitics #Science #Security #JAlexHalderman ​​​​​​​​


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How Opt Out Organ Donation Could Affect U.S. Waiting Lists

Michigan Medicine transplant hepatologist Neehar Parikh et al suggests that opt-out organ donation could increase organ donations but only marginally as his research shows that more must be done to reduce waiting lists in the US. October 2, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #HealthandWellness #GovernmentandPolitics #healthcare #PublicHealth #NicoleCasalMoore #NeeharParikh ​​​​​​​​​​


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Injectable Bone Graft Speeds Up Recovery

Biomedical Engineering Professor Jan Stegemann explains the minimally invasive process of harvesting STEM cells from bone marrow or fat and injecting them into area of concern, without the need for a full bone graft. July 31, 2019. # #Engineering #video #BiomedicalEngineering #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #JanStegemann ​​​​​​​​


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Why Sea Level Rise Models Have Been Wrong

Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Associate Professor Jeremy Bassis discusses why ice sheets and glaciers are melting at rates quicker than initially anticipated and how change needs to be enacted now. September 25, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSubstainability #Science #ClimateChange #JeremyBassis ​​​​​​​​


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Mimicking Early Embryogenesis to Study Infertility and Other Questions

Mechanical Engineering Professor Jianping Fu and Professor Emerita Deborah Gumucio delve into the study of embryogenesis to better understand the root of many miscarriages and birth defects. September 12, 2019. # #Engineering #video #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #JianpingFu #DeborahGumucio ​​​​​​​​​


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The “Magic Ratio” That Could Power Tomorrow’s Solar Cells

Materials Science and Engineering Professor Rachel Goldman answers a series of questions regarding her work developing gallium arsenide semiconductors, which could power solar cells in the future. September 19, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #EnvironmentandSustainability #MaterialsScience #RachelGoldman ​​​​​​​​


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Shoe-box Size Breath-analyzer Spots Deadly Lung Disease Faster, More Accurately than Doctors

Biomedical Engineering Professors Kevin Ward and Xudong Fan explain the portable breath monitor that can detect fluid leakage into the lungs, a hard-to-detect symptom of many respiratory infections and diseases. August 1, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #KevinWard #XudongFan ​​​​​​​​​