Wired Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Teaching self-driving cars to watch for unpredictable humans

NAME assistant professor Matthew Johnson-Roberson tells Wired one of AV’s biggest hurdles are unpredictable human drivers and pedestrians.

In the News Monday, November 25, 2019

Steamship Authority Announces New Hire, Liam J. Slein

Liam J. Slein serves as the authority’s project engineer. A US Coast Guard veteran, Mr. Slein has master’s degrees in mechanical engineering and naval architecture/marine engineering from the University of Michigan.

Michigan Radio Friday, November 8, 2019

Stateside: Robots deliver your dinner

Beep! Bop! Boop! Robots soon could deliver bibimbap to your door

Michigan Daily Friday, November 8, 2019

Engineering professors create robot food delivery service

Two University of Michigan Engineering professors have developed a robotic food delivery service that transports food from local restaurants to customers’ homes.

Wired Friday, November 8, 2019

This Food-Delivery Robot Wants to Share the Bike Lane

Refraction AI, founded by two researchers at the University of Michigan, joins a crowded field of self-driving delivery vehicles.

In the News Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Roger Pellett named finalist in Minnesota Book Award General Nonfiction category

UM alumni Roger Pellett was named a finalist in the 2019 Minnesota Book Award General Nonfiction category for his book Whaleback Ships and the American Steel Barge Company

In the News Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Cory Wood, talks of the birth of Bristol Harbor Group at University of Michigan

Born at the University of Michigan in the early 1990s, Bristol Harbor Group (BHG) has grown into a diverse and widely respected naval architecture and marine engineering firm. Cory Wood, Vice President and one of the four co-founders of BHG, discusses the company’s past and design drivers to power its future.

Forbes Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Mark Groden Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 2019: Science List

In the News Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Aaron Friedman Marine Hydrodynamics Lab renovation project received the AIA 2019 Award for Small Projects

A drab circulation space is successfully reinvented to activate the study of naval design using captivating back-lit historic imagery and finely detailed wood and glass exhibit boxes.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Mark Groden Named to the Future Innovators Index 2019

Mark Groden, NAME alumni, named to Future Innovators List by Vanity Fair