Search

1 to 10 of 20
Sort by

Library Entry
Engineers Work to Disinfect N95 Masks for Medical Personnel

Michigan Engineering experts are working together to address the shortage of N95 masks, which are needed for treating COVID-19 patients, by seeing if they can disinfect the masks and reuse them. April 3, 2020. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineeringCenters-Other...


Library Entry
Would a Sewage Surveillance Effort Help Track COVID-19?

U-M Engineering assistant professor Krista Wigginton has conducted research about coronaviruses for years, and she finds that watershed could carry the virus, and other related viruses such as SARS and MERS. March 31, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article ...


Library Entry
A Sewage Surveillance Effort to Track COVID-19

Michigan Engineering Associate Professor Krista Wigginton researches COVID-19 and other, similar infectious diseases. She discusses how a community's wastewater could be an early indicator of the spread of COVID-19. March 26, 2020. #5-15min #Engineering #web-article ...


Library Entry
Optimizing Comfort for Nurses in High-stress Situations with Sensors

Michigan Engineering Professors Carol Menssa and Vineet Kamat discuss their work surrounding new sensors worn by nurses that can detect and adjust the temperature of a room so that they are more comfortable when treating patients. February 20, 2020. #5mins #Engineering #video ...


Library Entry
Developing Curriculum for Decentralized Water Systems

U-M Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Nancy Love and colleagues speak about developing curriculum for students to manage water and sewage systems at the neighborhood level. May 16, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #video #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Science ...


Library Entry
Cheap, Ultra-High Performance Concrete

Michigan Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Sherif El-Tawil et al., has created a type of ultra high-performance concrete that is stronger and cheaper than other types of concrete. December 4, 2017. # #Engineering #video #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science ...


Library Entry
New Grant Enables Research on Extremely Durable Concrete

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Victor Li leads a project to produce a more durable and energy efficient concrete that automatically heals cracks through natural processes and resists chemical degradation. June 20, 2019. # #web-article #Engineering ...


Library Entry
U-M Engineers Receive MCubed Funding to Improve Navigation of Built Environments by the Visually Impaired

College of Engineering researchers Jessie Yang, Carol C. Menassa, and Vineet Kamat receive funding to conduct research in developing improvements to navigation for the visually impaired. June 19, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology ...


Library Entry
Why We Do Experimental Research

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor James K. Wight discusses the importance of conducting experimental research in environmental and civil engineering. June 14, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #CivilEngineering ...


Library Entry
Restoration and Collaboration

Michigan Civil and Environmental Engineering professor Aline Cotel leads students to restore a dam in Boardman River, reconnecting miles of river with the Great Lakes. May 29, 2019. #5mins ...