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Aug 27, 2021  |  Research

Plant Patch Enables Continuous Monitoring for Crop Diseases

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Qingshan Wei and his colleagues have developed a patch that plants can “wear” to continuously monitor for indications of plant diseases or […]

Aug 24, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Michael Dickey Receives the R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension

  Dr. Michael Dickey, the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and a University Faculty Scholar, is the 37th recipient of the R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Extension. The […]

Aug 18, 2021  |  Awards and Honors

Professor Abolhasani Received a Dreyfus Foundation 2021 Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences & Engineering Award

Professor Milad Abolhasani has received a 2021 Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences & Engineering Award from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc. for his project, An Autonomous Robo-Fluidic Microprocessor: Machine Learning-Guided Synthesis Process Development of Quantum Dots. Initiated […]

Aug 13, 2021  |  Research

New Twist on DNA Data Storage Lets Users Preview Stored Files

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. Professor Albert Keung and his colleagues have turned a longstanding challenge in DNA data storage into a tool, using it to offer users […]

Aug 9, 2021  |  Alumni

Young alumni spotlight: Matthew Ostrowski

This article originally appeared in the College of Engineering News Dr. Matthew Ostrowski (B.S. ’12) loves connecting science to real-world problems. As a postdoctoral researcher in a University of Michigan lab, he gets to develop that connection — his research […]

Jul 30, 2021  |  Research

Researchers Engineer Probiotic Yeast to Produce Beta-Carotene

This is a modified version of an article written by Matt Shipman, Research Lead in University Communications. According to the World Health Organization, vitamin A deficiency is a public health problem in more than half of all countries, especially those […]