1. February 6, 2024

    UM-Dearborn team helping modernize DoD engineering ecosystem

    The U.S. Department of Defense is in the midst of a modernization push and is enlisting UM-Dearborn faculty to reimagine how it designs, tests and manufactures new systems.

  2. January 22, 2024

    State’s knowledge economy lagging, study shows

    Twenty years after issuing their first report on the future of Michigan’s economy, researchers at U-M and Michigan Future Inc. say the state is headed down the wrong path.

  3. February 15, 2021

    University wins STEM grant to aid manufacturing cybersecurity

    U-M’s Economic Growth Institute will use a grant from the U.S. Commerce Department to boost cybersecurity know-how among small manufacturers in southeastern Michigan.

  4. November 16, 2016

    $1.65M grant aims to help regional manufacturers hurt by imports

    A business assistance center at U-M plans to use a $1.65 million federal grant to help manufacturers in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana improve their global competitiveness and enhance business growth.

  5. October 2, 2015

    Engineering professor to lead national manufacturing consortium

    Sridhar Kota, professor of mechanical engineering and director of the Institute for Manufacturing Leadership, will lead a national consortium to identify emerging advanced manufacturing technologies.

  6. February 23, 2014

    High-tech manufacturing hub could create 10,000 jobs

    U-M will help lead a $148 million high-tech manufacturing research institute that is set to open this spring in metro Detroit and expected to bring 10,000 jobs to the region.