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.

The Guardian Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Yes wee can: study gives green light to use urine as crop fertiliser

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

Scientific American Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Why machine learning is critical for disaster response

IOE and CEE professor Seth Guikema’s op-ed on the benefits of machine learning is detailed in Scientific American.

Time Thursday, September 19, 2019

Trump says cutting regulations is good for business. But his new battle on car emission standards could hurt the auto industry

CEE professor Peter Adriaens says the Trump administrations efforts to cut auto industry regulation could diverge the US and global market.

The Hill Monday, July 1, 2019

‘Moneyball’ approach to closing the $2 trillion infrastructure finance gap

In a Hill op-ed, CEE professor Peter Adriaens explains how data can inform smarter infrastructure choices in the future.

In the News Monday, June 10, 2019

Here are 9 ways to build better roads in Michigan

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Victor Li’s ‘bendable concrete’ is featured in Bridge.

Forbes Tuesday, April 30, 2019

This new device kills 99.9 percent of the viruses floating around in the air

CEE professor Herek Clack’s nonthermal plasma research could one day replace the surgical mask.