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Walking and slithering aren’t as different as you think
  1. Walking and slithering aren’t as different as you think

    New mathematical model links up slithering with some kinds of swimming and walking, and it could make programming many-legged robots easier.

    The post Walking and slithering aren’t as different as you think appeared first on Engineering Research News.

  2. Next generation neural probe leads to expanded understanding of the brain

    The hectoSTAR probe, with 128 stimulating micro-LEDs and 256 recording electrodes integrated in the same neural probe, was designed for some stellar brain mapping projects

  3. ZEUS Joins International Community of Extreme Light Virtuosos

    As a member of the X-lites program, ZEUS joins an international community of extreme light labs working together to advance laser science for the benefit of society

  4. Designing Synthetic Human Gut Microbiome with AI

    Prof. Al Hero was interviewed and gave a presentation about his research using machine learning to improve our understanding of the human gut

  5. Ester Bentley receives Impact award for her research with the goal of GPS-free navigation

    Bentley presented her research as an NDSEG Fellow. She is working to make smaller, more affordable high accuracy navigation-grade gyroscopes.

  6. Community-builder Leon Pryor takes Detroit’s FIRST Robotics program to new heights

    Having excelled in careers at Microsoft, Amazon, and now Meta, the alum and renowned video game engineer co-founded The Motor City Alliance to make Detroit a powerhouse for FIRST Robotics teams

  7. MRover crowned champions of the University Rover Challenge

    From autonomously navigating rocky terrain to testing soil for signs of life, the Michigan Mars Rover team bested their competition and took first place at the international competition.

  8. Toward manufacturing semitransparent solar cells the size of windows

    A peel-off patterning technique could enable more fragile organic semiconductors to be manufactured into semitransparent solar panels at scale.

  9. Task Force report on grid stability concepts receives IEEE PES Prize Paper Award

    The rapid growth of renewable energy led to an international task force to study its impact on the stability of worldwide power systems.

  10. Solar-powered chemistry uses carbon dioxide and water to make feedstock for fuels, chemicals

    Producing synthesis gas, a precursor of a variety of fuels and chemicals, no longer requires natural gas, coal or biomass.