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Department News

Gougeon funds undergrad scholarship

Thomas W. Gougeon (BS Chem ’58, BSE ChemE ’58) recently established the Gougeon Family Endowed Scholarship Fund to provide need-based support to undergraduate students at Michigan Engineering.

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Nick Kotov wins 2017 ACS Award in Colloid Chemistry

The American Chemical Society has announced that Nicholas Kotov will receive the 2017 ACS Award in Colloid Chemistry. This award recognizes and encourages outstanding scientific contributions to colloid chemistry.

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Sharon Glotzer receives two AIChE honors

Sharon Glotzer has won the 2016 Alpha Chi Sigma Award for Chemical Engineering Research from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). She has also been named a Fellow of AIChE.

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Research News

U-M battery startup enters $1.5M joint venture

In an effort to make safer, longer-lasting lithium-ion batteries for technologies like electric vehicles, smartphones and laptops, a Michigan Engineering startup has formed a $1.5 million joint venture with two major players in the industry.

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Blood biopsy: Releasing cancer cells for better analysis

A new device developed at the University of Michigan could provide a non-invasive way to monitor the progress of an advanced cancer treatment.

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New surface could streamline medical tests

Light waves have been harnessed to reveal molecules in blood and other samples in real time. It could change the way allergies are diagnosed and enable new discoveries in the life sciences.

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