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Jul 29, 2022

How do microplastics behave at the ocean surface?

Postdoctoral researcher Luci Baker and Assistant Professor Michelle DiBenedetto are using fluid mechanics to research microplastics in the ocean.
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Jul 25, 2022

Meet Corey Clay

ME’s new Diversity Equity and Inclusion Officer shares the experiences that led him to DEI work and efforts underway to increase representation in the department.
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Jun 24, 2022

Applying insect intelligence to micro-robots

A new review paper co-written by ME Assistant Professor Sawyer Fuller makes the case for drawing inspiration from insects to create AI for autonomous micro-robots. 
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The class of 2022 at the ME graduation.

Jun 22, 2022

Celebrating our 2022 graduates

The 2022 ME graduation celebration included speakers and student awards.
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Mehmet Kurt

Jun 17, 2022

Mehmet Kurt receives NSF CAREER Award

The ME Assistant Professor received an NSF CAREER Award to research the dynamics of soft, highly damped materials and engage LGBTQ+ communities.
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Jun 13, 2022

AI for engineering

The AI Institute in Dynamic Systems isn’t quite a year old, but its directors are already laying the groundwork to transform engineering education and, ultimately, the field.
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