Projects & Initiatives
Michigan engineers are developing technologies to improve the sustainability of our energy and water supplies, help doctors save more lives, continue the rapid progress of computing and much more.
Michigan engineers participate in university initiatives to find solutions to pressing problems such as energy and sustainability. Other efforts with a strong engineering presence include efforts to improve medicine, materials and innovation.
Centers and institutes within Michigan Engineering bring faculty from multiple disciplines together around topics such as plasma research, hospital patient safety, microsensors, manufacturing and robotics.
Selected Research Areas
Many faculty in Michigan Engineering lead in their fields—too many to name here. Areas of strength for the college include robotics and autonomy, energy and sustainability, precision medicine, manufacturing, security, computing and space exploration.