03/18/2022

UM-Dearborn’s Fred Feng lands NSF CAREER Award to advance bicycle safety research

With dangerous driver-cyclist interactions on the rise, Feng’s work is laying the groundwork for safer streets....
02/21/2022

Better curbscapes, brought to you by math

Assistant Professor Armagan Bayram hopes her mathematical modeling can bring order to a notoriously contested city environment....
01/26/2022

Wait for it...your flying car may still be coming

They could still be decades away, but a UM-Dearborn professor says urban congestion has sparked a new wave of interest in the most famous unrealized technology of all....
01/24/2022

Where virtual reality is taking us next

Whether or not the metaverse ever materializes, virtual reality is poised to change the way we live and learn....
09/01/2021

How can we support Black students in the early stages of their STEM journeys?

DeLean Tolbert Smith’s latest research is digging into the role families and non-classroom experiences can play in tackling STEM’s equity problems....
07/26/2021

How everyday products are shaped by social bias

Two UM-Dearborn human-centered design experts break down why designing products that don’t leave some people on the sidelines takes a more empathetic approach to engineering....
04/21/2021

Mark Wonsul is set to celebrate graduation, 26 years after he started college

The manufacturing engineering spring graduate talks about why he never gave up and the rewards of college in your 40s....
04/05/2021

CECS is debuting six new certificate programs this fall

The new certificates are perfect for working professionals who want a new technical expertise or someone looking to test drive a master’s program....
02/10/2021

Designing autonomous vehicles to be pedestrian friendly

For autonomous vehicles to become mainstream, we’ll have to train them to play nice with everyone who uses the road. ...
08/31/2020

How Tony England transformed engineering at UM-Dearborn

The College of Engineering and Computer Science’s retiring dean talks candidly about his push to reinvent the engineering culture at UM-Dearborn — and the work that still lies ahead....