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RE: Engineering Radio: News Roundup: 2019 Edition

Michigan Engineering RE: Engineering Radio podcast offers a wrap on 2019 by discussing some of the most interesting innovations out of U-M this past year, such as bipedal robots and drones that help shingle roofs. December 2, 2019. #15-30-mins #Engineering #podcast #MichiganEngineeringCenters-Other #scienceandtechnology #Robotics #MechanicalEngineering #ArtificialIntelligence ​​​​​​​​


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RE: Engineering Radio: News Roundup: 2019 Edition

Michigan Engineering RE: Engineering Radio podcast offers a wrap on 2019 by discussing some of the most interesting innovations out of U-M this past year, such as bipedal robots and drones that help shingle roofs. December 2, 2019. #15-30-mins #Engineering #podcast #MichiganEngineeringCenters-Other #scienceandtechnology #Robotics #MechanicalEngineering #ArtificialIntelligence ​​​​​​​​


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Simulation of How E. coli-killer Operates is a Roadmap for Targeted Treatments

U-M Mechanical Engineering experts Ameneh Maghsoodi and Noel Perkins discuss how the T4 bacteriophage can infect and kill a bacterial cell; this is important work for preventing more infections in the future. November 27, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Health/Wellness #MechanicalEngineering #Biology


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How Everyday Products are Supercharging Methane, and What That Means

U-M Professor of Mechanical Engineering Margaret Wooldridge and team find that siloxanes, which are increasingly ending up in landfills, may be useful igniters of biogas; thus, producing more energy. November 13, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Environment/Sustainability #MechanicalEngineering #ChemicalEngineering


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Toward Molecular Computers: First Measurement of Single-molecule Heat Transfer

Mechanical Engineering Professors Edgar Meyhofer and Pramod Reddy construct a device with the capacity and sensitivity to test heat transfer along a single molecule, rather than a string of atoms, increasing the possibility of molecular-powered computers. July 19, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Technology #Science #MechanicalEngineering #ComputerScience #Energy #EdgarMeyhofer #PramodReddy


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Cracking the Cochlea: U-M Team Creates Mathematical Model of Ear’s Speech Center

Mechanical Engineering Professor Karl Grosh uses optical coherence tomography (OCT) to create the first complete computer model of the cochlea, the part of the ear responsible for processing speech. June 21, 2019. #JamesLynch #KarlGrosh # #Engineering #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #web-article #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #MechanicalEngineering #ComputerScience #Mathematics #Otolaryngology ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Open-source Bionic Leg: First-of-its-kind Platform Aims to Rapidly Advance Prosthetics

School of Engineering Professor of Mechanical Engineering Elliott Rouse is the lead designer for U-M's new open-source, artificially intelligent prosthetic leg, using the bionic legs across a range of activities in the lab and out in the community. June 5, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #scienceandtechnology #Robotics #MechanicalEngineering #Design #prosthetics #Technology #NicoleCasalMoore #ElliottRouse ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Hydrogen Fuel Cells: With a Database of 500,000 Materials, Researchers Zero in on Best Bets

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Donald Siegel discusses the recent advances in efficiency and compactability of hydrogen batteries, which are a better option for electric cars than current lithium batteries. April 16, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science/Technology #Environment/Sustainability #Energy #Transportation #MechanicalEngineering #DonaldSiegel ​​​​​


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Ice-proofing Big Structures with a “Beautiful Demonstration of Mechanics”

Professor of Mechanical Engineering Michael Thouless and Professor of Materials Science and Engineering Anish Tuteja collaborate to create low interfacial toughness (LIT) coatings for ice-proofing large structures. April 25, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science/Technology #Environment/Sustainability #MaterialsScience #MechanicalEngineering #ClimateSciences #MichaelThouless ​​ #AnishTuteja ​


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New Ice-shedding Coating for Large Surfaces

Professor of Materials Science and Engineering Anish Tuteja describes the creation and use of low interfacial toughness coatings to prevent ice buildup on large surfaces. April 25, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #video #Science/Technology #Environment/Sustainability #MaterialsScience #MechanicalEngineering #ClimateSciences #AnishTuteja