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Better battery manufacturing: Robotic lab vets new reaction design strategy

Better battery manufacturing: Robotic lab vets new reaction design strategy

Mixing unconventional ingredients in just the right order can make complex materials with fewer impurities. The robotic lab that tested the idea could be widely adopted.

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Anish Tuteja honored by College with faculty research award

Anish Tuteja honored by College with faculty research award

A world leader in surface science research, Tuteja has built a vibrant research enterprise at U-M involving ice-phobic, ice-shedding and anti-fouling coatings that have exciting real-life applications.

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Three MSE PhD students receive Rackham Predoctoral Awards

Three MSE PhD students receive Rackham Predoctoral Awards

The prestigious fellowship supports outstanding doctoral students working on dissertations that are unusually creative, ambitious, and impactful.

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MSE: Creating how the world works

Pena-Francesch Lab: Designing Non-Metallic Squishy Magnets to Power Soft Robots

Hovden Lab: Real-time, nanoscale view of what makes nacre so tough

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