11/30/2022

UM-Dearborn officially cuts the ribbon on the Omron Robotics and Human Factors Lab

The teaching and research lab features a special class of robots called “cobots,” which will help students explore the frontiers of human-robot collaboration....
10/12/2022

Have we been thinking about autonomous vehicles all wrong?

UM-Dearborn Assistant Professor Jaerock Kwon sees driverless vehicles not as giant computers, but as cognitive beings with bodies....
10/3/2022

UM-Dearborn announces inaugural Chancellor's Inclusive Excellence Fellows

Professor Hafiz Malik and Associate Professor Terri Laws will work on two projects designed to make campus a more inclusive place to learn, teach and do research....
9/28/2022

UM-Dearborn is getting a really cool new autonomous research vehicle

Driverless vehicle research on campus is about to get a big boost thanks to a new National Science Foundation grant....
5/18/2020

The enduring wisdom of fuzzy logic

In an era where we expect our machines to think and act more like us, a quirky branch of computer science is getting a fresh look....
8/3/2020

Why humanlike robots are such a mind-bending engineering challenge

For a long time, science fiction has helped us imagine life alongside robots that move just like us. But realizing that dream is still a technological moonshot....
9/30/2020

Construction on the new ELB is nearing the finish line

Despite challenges posed by the pandemic, UM-Dearborn’s new Engineering Lab Building is set to be “substantially complete” by the end of October....
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. ...
10/26/2020

How wearable technology can help you get the most out of physical therapy

A UM-Dearborn engineering professor’s RehabBuddy system could take some of the guesswork out of at-home physical therapy....
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....