Bloomberg Tuesday, April 3, 2018

What the first fatal collision between an autonomous car and a pedestrian reveals about how software reads the road

The tragedy of the first person killed by an autonomous vehicle points to a potential vulnerability with the nascent technology now being tested on the open roads: While robo-cars, powered by sophisticated sensors and cameras, can reliably see their surroundings, the software doesn’t always understand what it detects.

ABC Thursday, March 29, 2018

University of Michigan’s outdoor drone lab takes flight

Ella Atkins, AERO professor, is quoted.

Telegraph Thursday, October 5, 2017

How do cruise ships survive hurricanes?

Even a freak wave of a size conjured in popular imagination by movies such as The Poseidon Adventure would be unlikely to unduly trouble a modern cruise ship, explains NAME Professor Matthew Collette.

Big Ten Network Monday, September 25, 2017

Michigan’s VIVACE goes with the flow, quite literally: BTN LiveBIG

Michael Bernitsas, ME and NAME professor, is the project lead.

FOX Thursday, September 14, 2017

The next transportation race: Self-driving boats

Matthew Johnson-Roberson, NAME assistant professor, is quoted.

In the News Wednesday, March 15, 2017

There’s trained and there’s untrained

David Singer, NAME associate professor, comments on the training it takes to become a marine engineer, published in WorkBoat.

Forbes Thursday, March 9, 2017

On the road to self-driving cars, Toyota’s first stop is crash-free Camrys

Ryan Eustice, NAME, EECS, and ME associate professor, told Forbes that “[w]ith a Guardian vehicle the palette of things the car can do would be way more than just using the steering wheel and stepping on the brake.”

US Navy Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Set-based design ushers in a modern approach to shipbuilding

Dr. Matthew Collette, NAME assistant professor and Dr. David Singer, NAME associate professors, spoke at a Naval summit about the evolution of design and what set-based design is.

Crain's Detroit Business Monday, February 27, 2017

Snyder appoints 12 to Michigan Council on Future Mobility

Ryan Eustice, NAME associate professor and vice president of autonomous driving for Toyota Research Institute, among those appointed.

Michigan Radio Monday, January 30, 2017

How schools of fish inspired scientists to harness underwater power

Michael Bernitsas, NAME professor, is developing a device which collects marine hydrokinetic energy using the motion of water in waves or currents.