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Melanie Zauel

Senior Director, Planned Giving & Leadership Gifts

Michigan Engineering
Office of Advancement
(734) 647-7093

2105 LEC

Improve Lives

Be a victor for Michigan Engineering and help us make the breakthroughs that will lead to a brighter future for each of us and our planet.

  • Reliable, quality healthcare in developing countries.
  • Safer, smarter, more efficient everyday transportation.
  • Innovative paths to affordable energy and clean water.
  • New materials applied to longstanding problems.



The cost of materials for a diagnostic chip, developed at U-M, that can detect tumor-based cancer cells from just a drop of blood.

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The number of miles of Ann Arbor roads equipped to communicate with cars as part of largest connected vehicle experiment in the U.S.

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The number of square feet of solar panel will power an average-size home. We’re developing panels with a new, more flexible look.

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Revolutionary Materials


The number of Detroit-area jobs projected from joint advanced materials project led by Michigan, Ohio State and an Ohio-based nonprofit.

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Leave a Legacy

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