Class Notes - College of Engineering and Computer Science

  • Brennan Hamilton ('95 M.S.E.), president and founder of GoPoint Technology, was awarded the 2010 Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award for the GL1 Apple “Works With iPhone” automotive interface cable. The GL1 turns an iPod touch, iPhone or iPad into an automotive diagnostic tool that views trouble codes, turns off the check engine light and monitors electrical signals that go through a car’s computer. GoPoint Technology, located in Rochester Hills, MI, got its start three years ago and has since...

  • William Kroppe ('99 M.S.E.) has joined Vestas Wind Systems, the global leader in wind turbine design, sales and production.  He is leading a startup of a new R&D center in the Boulder, Colorado area, where the goal is to reduce the cost of wind energy through new wind turbine designs.

  • Kurt Osborne ('02 M.S.E.) recently was recognized with the Application of the Year Award, Green Engineering Award, and Automotive Category Winner at the National Instruments Graphical System Design Achievement Award for his work at Ford Motor Company.