Distinguished University Innovator

  1. September 13, 2022

    Wei Lu named Distinguished University Innovator of the Year

    Wei Lu, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, has been named the 2022 Distinguished University Innovator of the Year for his pioneering efforts to develop and commercialize novel electrical devices.

  2. May 2, 2022

    Nominations open for Distinguished University Innovator Award

    Innovation Partnerships is seeking nominations for the Distinguished University Innovator Award, honoring faculty whose research has made important and lasting contributions.

  3. May 2, 2022

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  4. September 16, 2021

    Professor behind weather data tools wins U-M innovation award

    Perry Samson has been named this year’s Distinguished University Innovator for developing a series of pioneering learning and weather-related tools and technologies and launching companies around them that serve millions.

  5. April 26, 2021

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  6. April 20, 2021

    Nominations open for Distinguished University Innovator Award

    The Office of Technology Transfer is seeking nominations for its annual Distinguished University Innovator Award, honoring faculty whose research has made important and lasting contributions.

  7. August 26, 2020

    Law professor J.J. Prescott named Distinguished University Innovator

    For developing technology to help to democratize the justice system while decreasing the spread of COVID-19, U-M law professor J.J. Prescott has earned this year’s Distinguished University Innovator Award.

  8. June 8, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the university community.

  9. June 1, 2020

    Nominations open for Distinguished University Innovator Award

    The award honors faculty who have made important and lasting contributions to society by developing novel ideas and insights through their research, and then translating them to practice.

  10. October 14, 2019

    Celebrate Invention schedule

    Schedule of events for 2019 Celebrate Invention.