Closing the loop on EV battery fires

Assistant Professor Lei Chen is trying to understand the root cause of EV battery malfunctions. A new NSF-funded lab will advance his research — and could help improve the manufacturing process, too....

Why used EV batteries are poised to play a big role in the electric grid

Two UM-Dearborn doctoral students recently scored first prize in an international CO₂ reduction challenge for modeling the “second life” potential of used EV batteries....

UM-Dearborn and the Department of Defense are teaming up to modernize the DoD’s engineering ecosystem

An interdisciplinary team led by Professor Pravansu Mohanty is helping the DoD adopt the design and data sharing strategies that have become the backbone of modern manufacturing....

Office of Research update for January 2024

Find new funding opportunities and learn about ways UM-Dearborn can support your next project....
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Class of Fall 2023: CEHHS graduate Briana Hurt

A few pleasant senior year surprises have ignited the December graduate’s interest in urban agriculture, Detroit history and social justice. Could a last-minute career pivot be on the horizon?...

Office of Research Update for December 2023

See which faculty scored big grants this month, find new funding opportunities and learn about ways UM-Dearborn can support your next project....

An Update from the Office of Research: November 2023

A colleague lands a $450,000-plus grant, resources help faculty find funding and more. Check out the November update from the Office of Research....

Office of Research update: October 2023

The Office of Research shares recently awarded funding, along with upcoming workshops and approaching grant deadlines — like the Oct. 16 deadline for the fall cycle of the Competitive Campus Grants program. ...

A SURE thing: Research program advances knowledge, skills

Mentored by faculty, 32 students participated in UM-Dearborn’s Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) program. Check out a few of the projects....

Office of Research update: September 2023

Check out whose work is getting funded, find new funding opportunities, and learn about ways UM-Dearborn can support your next project in the September update from the Office of Research....