Distinguished University Professors
January 26, 2015
Elmer G. Gilbert Distinguished University Professor of Engineering Jessy Grizzle will discuss how his lab hopes to develop bipedal robots that can impersonate, and even improve upon, the human gait.
January 19, 2015
Five faculty members who have received one of the university’s top honors will offer Distinguished University Professor lectures beginning Feb. 4.
July 17, 2014
Eight faculty members have been named Distinguished University Professors, one of the university’s top honors. They are: Tamas Gombosi, Jessy Grizzle, Robert Kennedy, Donald Kinder, Harry Mobley, Susan Murphy, Peter Railton and Peter Sparling.
April 1, 2014
Carol Fierke will discuss protein modifications in her Distinguished University Professor lecture, “Cellular Functions of Post-translational Modifications of Proteins.”
March 24, 2014
Dr. Mark B. Orringer will discuss his alternative approach to the removal of the esophagus when he delivers his Distinguished University Professor lecture April 1.
February 24, 2014
Ronald Larson will offer a Distinguished University Professor lecture covering his wide-ranging expertise in the area of complex fluids on March 10.
February 4, 2014
Panos Papalambros will deliver his Distinguished University Professor lecture, “Design Science: A Weltanschauung,” at 4 p.m. Feb. 12 in the Rackham Amphitheatre.
January 27, 2014
Elizabeth S. Anderson will deliver her Distinguished University Professorship lecture Thursday. The title is “The Political Economy of Moral Progress: Emancipation and Experiments in Free Labor.”
January 20, 2014
Five faculty members who have received one of the university’s top honors will offer Distinguished University Professor lectures beginning Jan. 30.