New T-Ray tech converts light to sound

A device that essentially listens for light waves could help open up the last frontier of the electromagnetic spectrum—the terahertz range.

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U-M helps lead new high-tech manufacturing hub

The $148 million high-tech manufacturing hub set to open this spring could create 10,000 jobs in the next five years. The American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute, will be led by the University of Michigan, manufacturing technology nonprofit EWI and Ohio State University.

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U-M launches center to transform mobility

The newly established Michigan Mobility Transformation Center will, in partnership with government and industry, dramatically improve the safety, sustainability and accessibility of ways that people and goods move from place to place in our society.

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Standing on a comet

The Rosetta mission, which is set to become the first spacecraft to land on a comet, includes contributions from U-M researchers in the areas of space weather predictions and electronic instrument development.

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Gene therapy in mice restores sense of smell

U-M researchers have restored the sense of smell in mice through gene therapy for the first time. The research may also aid research on other conditions that also stem from problems with the cilia.

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