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New Algorithm Uncovers Secrets Inside Living Cells

Machine learning algorithm uses time-series data to show the cause-and-effect interactions among genes.read more

David Seidman Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Seidman is honored for his contributions to understanding materials on the atomic scale.read more

'Data as Art' Showcases Collaborative Projects

Exhibition runs through February 26 in the Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center.read more

Fighting Floods

Kimberly Gray is pioneering strategies to help cities adapt to climate change.read more

Making Better Batteries

Jiaxing Huang uses crumpled graphene balls to avoid lithium dendrite growth in batteries.read more

sweat analysis device

Sweat Analytics for Athletes, Rehab Patients

Professor John Rogers’s microfluidic device heads out of the lab and into widespread distribution. read more

The Lessons of Engineering Improv

Class uses improv to help students turn obstacles into opportunities.read more

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