Researchers in the field have found in experiments that adding small defects to glass
      can increase the strength of the material 200 times over. Credit: Jilbert Ebrahimi
      via Unsplash

The Secret Strength of Gnashing Teeth

There’s a method to modeling cracking in brittle materials.

Andrew Barnard is the new director of the Great Lakes Research Center. His research
      in acoustics and noise control tailors well with the mission of the Great Lakes Research
      Center (GLRC), which seeks to educate the scientists, engineers, technologists, policymakers,
      and stakeholders of tomorrow about the Great Lakes basin.

Q&A with Great Lakes Research Center's Andrew Barnard

Andrew Barnard is the new director of the Great Lakes Research Center.

In a signing ceremony held August 7, Michigan Technological University and Northwestern
      Michigan College (NMC) formalized a new partnership designed to expedite degree completion
      for engineering students transferring to Michigan Tech from NMC.

Michigan Tech and Northwestern Michigan College to Create Engineering Pipeline

A signing ceremony held Wednesday, Aug. 7 represents the latest step in the University’s commitment to northern Michigan’s Grand Traverse . . .