CSE News & Features

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Solar Vehicle Project team with their 2022 car

Student-led Solar Vehicle Project team wins 2022 American Solar Challenge

The student group raced their solar-powered car nearly 1,400 miles across North America in the biennial competition.

The ReaLSAT dataset is a comprehensive global dataset of lakes and reservoirs, tracking changes over the last 30+ years

Data scientists use new techniques to identify lakes and reservoirs worldwide

The first-of-its-kind, comprehensive global dataset shows how fresh water has changed over the last 30+ years.

bioartificial heart vessel being implanted during surgery

UMN awarded $3.7M for clinical trials of lab-created pediatric heart vessels

The UMN researchers' artificial blood vessels are bioengineered in the lab and designed to grow with the patients.

Cancer cells

Research finds that cancer cells can migrate toward ‘sweet spot’ environments

The UMN researchers' discovery provides new details about how cancer spreads and can improve future treatments.

Hubert Lim portrait

UMN professor involved in publishing second study for tinnitus treatment

Professor Hubert Lim helped develop a neuromodulation device that could reduce symptoms of "ringing in the ears." 

Stock photo of a futuristic quantum computing chip

UMN-led team receives $1.4M Keck grant to study quantum computing

Physics Associate Professor Vlad Pribiag's research could lead to a breakthrough in quantum computing.

CSE in the news

Massive touring Earth installation comes to Bell Museum
Aug. 4: The Minnesota Daily;

Private equity firm acquires controlling interest of Santa Fe's Descartes Labs
Aug. 4: Yahoo! News;

Beyond the Skyline: Q&A with Christine Beckwith
Aug. 4: Finance and Commerce YouTube;

Researchers discover two signaling pathways that are downregulated in human hearts after birth
Aug. 4: EurekAlert!;

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Fall 2021 Inventing Tomorrow magazine cover

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