MSU Engineers Win Steel Bridge Regional, Second In Concrete CanoeThe Spartan Spanners of the Michigan State University College of Engineering brought home top honors from this year’s regional Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe competitions and are headed to nationals in May after receiving four first place honors for overall performance, economy, efficiency and stiffness.
MSU Creates First Three-Dimensonal Model Of Human FingerprintA team of computer scientists in the Michigan State University College of Engineering have built the first three-dimensional model of a human fingerprint.
Cancer Diagnosis Software Wins UM Entrepreneurship ContestThree University of Michigan pathologists who developed software that could improve cancer diagnosis and treatment won a statewide entrepreneurship competition organized last week by the Center for Entrepreneurship at the UM College of Engineering.
Davidson Foundation Gives UM $4.35M, Henry Ford Health $3M, For Tech, InnovationThe William Davidson Foundation has awarded $4.35 million to the University of Michigan in part to fuel innovation driven by research.
MSU Engineering Design Day FridayMore than 400 students are set to showcase their innovation and technical skills on Friday, Dec. 6, at this autumn’s Design Day in the MSU College of Engineering.
MSU Engineering Students Design Plan To Earn Their Advisor National AwardThe brothers of Triangle Fraternity at Michigan State University had a secret plan. They thought 17 years of advising by Bernadette Friedrich, the College of Engineering’s director of student engagement, deserved much more than just a thank you, so they helped create a new national award to honor her.
Event Notices From Nov. 21The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Awards And Certifications From Oct. 17The latest industry-related awards and certifications earned by Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions, groups and individuals.
UM's Zell Lurie Institute Awards $26,000 To Student EntrepreneursThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business today announced the recipients of the fall 2013 Mayleben Venture Shaping and Dare to Dream grant programs.
MSU Engineering, Boeing To Use $4M Grant To Create Sensors That Detect Aircraft CracksThe Michigan State University College of Engineering and Boeing Co. have been awarded a contract worth about $4 million from the United States Air Force to develop new designs of sensors that will better detect cracks in the second- and third-layers in airframe structures.
Wayne State College Of Engineering To Host ASME Technical Tour Oct. 16The Wayne State University College of Engineering will host lab tours as part of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2013 Internal Combustion Engine Fall Technical Conference, set for Oct. 13-16 in Dearborn.
Wayne State College Of Engineering To Celebrate 80-Year AnniversaryThe Wayne State University College of Engineering will celebrate its 80th anniversary throughout October with a number of exciting events and activities including career fairs, a ceremony honoring a former dean, the college’s annual gala, an open house for prospective students and a trivia contest highlighting the college’s important milestones.
UM Hurricane Prediction Satellite Passes NASA ReviewA $151.7-million hurricane-prediction satellite project led by Michigan Engineering has recently passed a major NASA milestone.
Spartan Future Engineer Preview Day is Oct. 5 in East LansingCollege-bound students who are interested in the Michigan State University College of Engineering are invited to East Lansing, Mich., on Saturday, Oct. 5, for Spartan Future Engineer Preview Day.
UM Engineering Students Attend 'Boot Camp'More than 200 engineering students gathered around and watched in anticipation as the machine began working. Step after step it went through a chain of events, until finally -- "pop" -- a ping pong ball launched ten feet in the air and landed successfully into a basket.