March 29, 2020

Research

  1. October 28, 2013

    Higher ed briefs

    News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

  2. October 25, 2013

    Alpena sanctuary holds huge untapped economic potential, study finds

    The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena is a unique natural marine environment and historic ship graveyard with the potential to be a major tourism and new business driver in northeastern Michigan, according to University of Michigan researchers.

  3. October 25, 2013

    Exploiters and empathic people can both read others’ emotions

    People should not assume that someone who can easily read their feelings always has their best interests at heart. Although good emotion recognition skills might seem like concern and empathy, some people might use these skills to manipulate others, a new University of Michigan study suggests. 

  4. October 21, 2013

    Celebrate Invention to showcase U-M technologies, startups

    Celebrate Invention is the university’s chance to recognize the accomplishment of faculty and researchers engaged in technology transfer. The annual event is 3-6 p.m. Wednesday in the Michigan League Ballroom.

  5. October 19, 2013

    U-M announces plans for facility to test automated vehicles

    U-M will build a unique, 30-acre environment for testing connected and automated vehicles. It is a critical element of a joint project to develop a system of connected and automated vehicles in southeastern Michigan by 2021.

  6. October 18, 2013

    Automakers on pace to continue meeting fuel economy standards

    If recent trends continue, auto companies should be able to meet new federal fuel economy standards over the next 12 years, say University of Michigan researchers.

  7. October 18, 2013

    U-M Library celebrates Open Access Week

    The University of Michigan Library is celebrating the sixth annual Open Access Week beginning Oct. 21 with a lineup of workshops and events highlighting university projects, research, and policies that allow the public to access and reuse the results of scholarly research.

  8. October 17, 2013

    Women and minority corporate directors lack mentoring

    As more women and minorities were welcomed on corporate boards of directors in recent decades, few have attained elite inner circle status that comes from serving on multiple boards.

  9. October 17, 2013

    U-M study: Will health insurance expansion cut ER use?

    As the nation’s health care system prepares for uninsured Americans to gain health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, a question hangs over crowded hospital emergency departments: Will the newly insured make fewer ER visits than they do today?

  10. October 17, 2013

    Massive DNA study points to new heart drug targets

    A global hunt for genes that influence heart disease risk has uncovered 157 changes in human DNA that alter the levels of cholesterol and other blood fats — a discovery that could lead to new medications.