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.

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.

The New York Times Friday, May 1, 2020

Is it safe to come out of lockdown? Check the sewer

CEE Associate Professor Krista Wigginton explains how wastewater might help us detect coronavirus in a community before it spreads.

Michigan Radio Tuesday, April 7, 2020

In hospitals and labs, researchers find ways to clean and reuse masks

Michigan Engineers are working with medical professionals to find ways to clean and reuse N95s during supply shortages.

Wired Tuesday, April 7, 2020

One way to potentially track COVID-19? Sewage surveillance

Collaborative research led by Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Krista Wigginton is featured in Wired.

Detroit News Monday, March 30, 2020

UM, Stanford study early warning system for coronavirus through sewage

Collaborative research between University of Michigan Engineering and Stanford hopes to detect COVID-19 in wastewater before it spreads across a community.

MLive.com Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Human urine can safely be used as fertilizer, U-M researchers find

CEE associate professor Krista Wigginton’s research is featured in MLive.