Bloomberg Wednesday, April 7, 2021

There’s another way to pay for infrastructure projects

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Peter Adriaens op-ed in Bloomberg explores the ways the U.S. can finance infrastructure improvements by packaging and selling data on their usage.

The Hill Tuesday, March 2, 2021

What is bendable concrete, and how can it help fight climate change?

Global CO2 Initiative researchers explain how their work can contribute to curbing climate change.

MLive.com Monday, January 11, 2021

$9.95M going to University of Michigan for 20 ‘smart intersections’ in Ann Arbor

A nearly 10M project bringing smart intersections in Ann Arbor is detailed in MLive.

WXYZ Thursday, January 7, 2021

20 ‘smart intersections’ coming to Ann Arbor

Details on a nearly 10M project to bring more smart intersections to Ann Arbor is detailed in WXYZ.

The New York Times Monday, August 31, 2020

Looking to reopen, colleges become labs for coronavirus tests and tracking apps

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Krista Wigginton tells New York Times that universities are working to find new tools to help them track and curb the spread of COVID-19 on campuses.

Detroit Free Press Friday, August 28, 2020

Fix for Detroit-area’s aging water pipes could include liners, sensors

A partnership between University of Michigan researchers, Great Lakes Water Authority and Structural Technologies is looking to smart sensors to bolster water pipelines in Detroit, as reported by the Detroit Free Press.

Interesting Engineering Monday, August 3, 2020

These origami-inspired microbots can execute complicated tasks

CEE Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov’s microbot research is featured in Interesting Engineering.

In the News Monday, August 3, 2020

Origami principles can unlock the potential of tiny robots

CEE Associate Professor Evgueni Filipov’s microbot research is featured in Slash Gear.

Forbes Monday, August 3, 2020

How to clean your N95 mask or face covering with COVID-19

Michigan Engineering research on mask decontamination is featured in Forbes.

Popular Mechanics Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The HVAC system of the future swaps thermostats for thermal cameras

Michigan Engineers’ HVAC system accounts for comfort while using less energy, reports Popular Mechanics.