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  1. Online censorship detector aims to make the internet a freer place

    Censored Planet could provide new insight into the flow of online information

    The post Online censorship detector aims to make the internet a freer place appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  2. Sustainable biofuel: Design principles for bioengineered microbe catalysts

    The US has been stuck on corn kernels for producing ethanol, rather than woody “cellulosic” material. Efficient microbes for converting cellulose to biofuel could change the game.

    The post Sustainable biofuel: Design principles for bioengineered microbe catalysts appeared first on Engineering Research News.

  3. How connected vehicles’ wipers could help prevent flooding

    We’ve been promised all kinds of benefits from a future of connected vehicles, but flood control?

    The post How connected vehicles’ wipers could help prevent flooding appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  4. Cartilage could be key to safe ‘structural batteries’

    The new prototype cells can run for more than 100 cycles at 90 percent capacity and withstand hard impacts and even stabbing.

    The post Cartilage could be key to safe ‘structural batteries’ appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  5. Toward brain-like computing: New memristor better mimics synapses

    Competition and cooperation, which regulate the strengthening and weakening of connections in the brain, can now be modeled directly.

    The post Toward brain-like computing: New memristor better mimics synapses appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  6. $1.6M for solar cell windows and high-temperature solar power

    New sustainability research garners support from Department of Energy’s Solar Energy Technologies Office.

    The post $1.6M for solar cell windows and high-temperature solar power appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  7. Toyota funds professorship in AI at U-Michigan

    The new $2.5 million endowment to support a professorship is the second U-M sponsorship from Toyota

    The post Toyota funds professorship in AI at U-Michigan appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  8. A new company, Omniscent, is sniffing out dangerous levels of toxic chemicals in the air

    Subscription service offers real-time monitoring

    The post A new company, Omniscent, is sniffing out dangerous levels of toxic chemicals in the air appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  9. U-M researchers to help unravel Mercury, solar system mysteries

    In ESA’s BepiColombo mission, an examination of the particles in Mercury’s upper atmosphere will shed light on what the planet is made of.

    The post U-M researchers to help unravel Mercury, solar system mysteries appeared first on Michigan Engineering News.

  10. $20M gift supports international research partnership

    Collaboration between leading research universities will generate robotics and precision health advancements.

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