8/1/2022

Engineering culture is getting more ‘open’ — and is better for it

The growing use of free and open resources is allowing researchers and students to tackle increasingly bigger challenges....
7/18/2022

‘Build stuff. Be cool’

Why the MSEL, UM-Dearborn’s machine shop, is still an essential stop on the pathway to becoming a standout engineer. ...
4/14/2021

A new car safety feature: better text for infotainment systems

A UM-Dearborn master’s student is investigating how things like typefaces, text size and line spacing impact drivers’ abilities to use increasingly complex dashboard touchscreens....
7/12/2021

Bike safety research is going ‘high-res’ with this new technology

A UM-Dearborn professor has developed a bike-mounted lidar system that could help researchers and engineers design new strategies for safer streets....
6/27/2022

After years of effort, why aren’t engineering programs more diverse?

Leaders in UM-Dearborn’s College of Engineering and Computer Science talk about why universities aren’t gaining more ground when it comes to recruitment of women and Black students — and some new approaches that could finally transform the college....
9/15/2021

Faculty and students react to their first weeks in the new ELB

UM-Dearborn’s new Engineering Lab Building is open and it’s definitely meeting expectations....
10/25/2021

The UM-Dearborn website is making the jump to Drupal 9

Content editors of the website, rejoice! An upgraded content management system is headed your way. Here’s why that matters (for all of us)....
11/3/2021

UM-Dearborn students built an art robot that uses your eyes to paint

The assistive technology demonstrates the potential of lower-cost eye tracking technology for helping artists with disabilities....
6/6/2022

Why proteins could make for amazing nanobots

A fascinating new NSF-funded project from UM-Dearborn Assistant Professor Alireza Mohammadi is exploring what proteins and robots may have in common. ...
5/16/2022

EV charging stations could be a target for hackers

A UM-Dearborn doctoral student is working to prevent charging infrastructure from becoming a new way to attack electric vehicles, the grid or your bank account....