1. Elliot Soloway, EECS Professor, has made it his mission to shepherd mobile devices into the K-12 classroom environment, but it hasn’t been easy.

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  2. A late evening at work with my new friends on North Campus on April 4, 2014.

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  3. YiBin Jiang, Medical School Research Technician, plays soccer with a robot at Michigan Robotics Day at the North Campus Research Complex on April 10, 2014.

    Various research groups from different institutions and FIRST Teams showcased their technology.

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  4.  First warm day this year came way past the official spring day on UM’s North Campus in Ann Arbor, MI. On Monday, March 31, the temperatures climbed to 60 degrees despite snow still laying in some spots on the ground. The signs of spring were few and far between after a long and arduous winter.  Monday,  3/31/2014  Photo by Marcin Szczepanski/Senior Multimedia Producer, University of Michigan, CoE

     

  5. Max Bent, UM student practices football throws in front of Bursley dorms on University of Michigan’s North Campus.  First warm day this year came way past the official spring day on UM’s North Campus in Ann Arbor, MI. On Monday, March 31, the temperatures climbed to 60 degrees despite snow still laying in spots on the ground. The signs of spring were few and far between after a long and arduous winter.  Monday,  3/31/2014  Photo by Marcin Szczepanski/Senior Multimedia Producer, University of Michigan, CoE

     

  6. U-M Ann Arbor’s north and central campuses taken from a single prop airplane flown by Michigan Engineering aerospace professor Carlos Cesnik.

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  7. Mirko Gamba, AERO Professor, and Yasin Abul-Huda, AERO PhD Student, work on installing an expansion tube in the FXB Building on March 12, 2014. Abul-Huda tightens the tube, while Gamba feels the inside surface of the tube.

    The expansion tube will allow Gamba’s research group to test the flow of different fluids, rather than just using computer based simulations.

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  8. Sahar Rahmani, BME PhD Student, extracts the fibers from a bundle formed to create nanoparticles for various uses, including drug carriers, in the NCRC on February 24, 2014.

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  9. Jae Yong Lee, Electrical Engineering PhD Student, examines a colored solar cell in the EECS Building on February 26, 2014.

    Lee is part of EECS Professor L. Jay Guo’s research group that is constructing colored solar cells for use in a multitude of locations on the exteriors of buildings, rather than just the roof.

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  10. Carolynn Magnuson, Michigan Tech student, relaxes her feet after a long day at the Michigan Collegiate Innovation Prize Showcase in the Bob and Betty Beyster Building on February 14, 2014. 

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  11. Miles Weinstein, Amy Goodell, Katie Garelli, and Scott Briggs; BLUElab Woven Wind members, work on the turbine blade part of a wind turbine at the Wilson Center on February 8, 2014. 

    The wind turbine will be installed at locally at Allen Elementary in Ann Arbor, MI, where Woven Wind members are working on conjunction with a fifth grade class to teach fundamentals of sustainable energy and to install a wind turbine.

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  12. Yen Kong, BME Research Fellow, checks for colonies of beating heart muscle cells in the Lurie Biomedical Engineering Building on February 7, 2014.

    Kong, a member of the Cell Signaling in Engineered Tissues (CSET) lab that Putnam heads, developed a research program to see if fibroblasts, a cell type common in scar tissue, could be transformed into heart muscle cells.

    By using this method of stem cell research, Kong and Putnam hope to transform scar tissue from heart attacks into new heart muscle.

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  13. Jeongln Lee, CoE First-Year Student, and Nick Miramonti, Athletic Training BS Student, play a video game in the Bursley Hall Dormitory on January 15, 2014.

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  14. Elizabeth Cloos, Electrical Engineering PhD Student, works on the single crystal optical fibers apparatus in the Engineering Research Building on January 21, 2014.

    Cloos, part of EECS Professor Stephen Rand’s research group, creates fibers made of crystals that can transmit mid-infrared bands of light, allowing for transmission of large amount of power. 

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  15. Riley Hanson, A&D Undergrad, and Christopher Stock, LS&A Undergrad, find a way to warm up during a day that the ‘U’ cancelled classes due to fear of windchill reaching -30F on January 28, 2014.

    It was a brisk 8F this afternoon when Hanson and Stock built a jump over a hill facing North Campus. 

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