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  1. Laser-focused

    Franklin Dollar, a pioneer in laser plasma research, is not only unraveling cosmic mysteries but also promoting equity and inclusivity in science education and research

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  2. Unbreakable bonds

    The properties of PFAS are so great that we have used these chemicals widely—so widely that now they contaminate our water, our air, our land and our bodies. What can we do about it? Engineers have some ideas, although it’s not going to be easy.

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  3. Producing extreme ultraviolet laser pulses efficiently through wakesurfing behind electron beams

    Simulations suggest this mechanism could provide a tenfold increase in frequency—likely hitting a peak power of 100 trillion watts in XUV

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  4. Senior hires stand out in an impressive year for faculty hiring

    The cohort of 36 new tenured and tenure-track faculty includes 11 faculty hired at the rank of professor or associate professor.

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  5. Land use matters as communities cut carbon emissions

    Communities will have varied tolerances for the acreage occupied by renewables. A new study quantifies the land needed for different options.

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  6. First light at the most powerful laser in the US

    The ZEUS laser at the University of Michigan has begun its commissioning experiments

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  7. Sara Pozzi appointed University Diversity and Social Transformation Professor

    Pozzi was one of six university faculty members to be recognized for outstanding contributions to excellence through their commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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  8. $5.1M to advance nuclear energy awarded to U-M

    The Department of Energy will support research into better heat exchangers as well as improved predictions for neutron physics and radiation damage.

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  9. Solar powered, point-of-use plasma disinfection tool for clean water on demand

    John Foster’s group is developing a plasma-device for disinfecting water on-demand that will be solar- or human-powered.

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  10. In the news: Michigan Engineering experts May 30 – June 3

    Highlights include The Washington Post, Science and the Detroit Free Press.

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