The Elasticity of Electricity
The power goes out. Why? And how can we prevent it? The security of the electrical grid comes down to building resilience in technologies, infrastructure, and communities.
To Deep Space and Beyond
From take-off to orbit to space travel to Mars. Michigan Tech researchers explore the depths of space and engineer the systems to take us there.
Exercise for Every Body
Step one: Set up a lab with lots of stationary bikes and specially-engineered exercise equipment. Step two: Get moving. Step three: Figure out the limits of the human body.
A Bright Future for Energy
Yun Hang Hu takes conceptual materials for energy devices and makes them a reality. He is the dual winner of the Michigan Tech Research Award and the Bhakta Rath Research Award.
Freshwater Flights Reveal What Lies Beneath
The Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC) uses sonar-equipped autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) to probe the skeletons of historic shipwrecks.
Research in Brief
Smart stents, fruit flies, volcanoes. Mobility by air, land, and water. Catch up on the latest via our research digest.