Research

  1. September 27, 2022

    Engineering team receives $2M grant to empower mobility

    A College of Engineering research team has received a $2 million NSF grant for a project that looks at long-term ways to provide new solutions for people who use wheelchairs in indoor and outdoor built environments.

  2. September 20, 2022

    Michigan Drug Discovery’s latest round has technology focus

    A new round of $320,000 in funding from Michigan Drug Discovery is bolstering cutting-edge drug discovery technologies at U-M.

  3. September 15, 2022

    New rule expands public access to federally funded research

    The University Library, Office of the Vice President for Research and other units are developing and expanding their resources and services to better support the publishing and data management needs of the U-M community.

  4. September 14, 2022

    Institute for Research on Women and Gender awards seed grants

    The Institute for Research on Women and Gender has awarded six seed grants for faculty projects on women, gender and sexuality in the summer competition.

  5. September 14, 2022

    University reports record $1.71B in annual research volume

    U-M reported a record $1.71 billion in research expenditures during fiscal year 2022, fueling innovations to address a variety of critical challenges around Michigan, the United States and the world.

  6. September 13, 2022

    $5M to enable remote autonomous vehicle testing at Mcity

    Mcity, the university’s test environment for connected and autonomous vehicles, will invest $5.1 million from the National Science Foundation to enable the facility to provide tailor-made simulation scenarios.

  7. September 11, 2022

    Study links compassion for environment, emotion in general

    People who respond less emotionally to images of damage to the environment are also less emotional and empathic in general, according to a new U-M study.

  8. September 11, 2022

    Study examines depression in adults whose partners have dementia

    Depressive symptoms and caregiving hours among older adults caring for partners with dementia can emerge up to 10 years before a routine screening detects the first signs of their partner’s cognitive impairment, according to a U-M study.

  9. August 31, 2022

    OVPR anti-racism grants awarded to eight research teams

    The Office of the Vice President for Research has awarded $450,000 in grants across eight research teams to explore persistent racial disparities embedded in various systems.

  10. August 17, 2022

    Catalyst Grants enable computational-science innovations

    The Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery and Engineering has awarded four outstanding junior faculty at U-M with its 2022 Catalyst Grants.