CSE News & Features

Stories from the College of Science and Engineering

CSE students Matt Stein, Yujie Luo, and Sam Keller

U of M researchers use ultrasound waves to move objects hands-free

The new method harnesses metamaterial physics with an eye for using contactless manipulation for robotics and manufacturing.

Adam Boeckermann

Q&A with biomedical engineering student Adam Boeckermann

CSE junior Adam Boeckermann discusses his research on imaging technology for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases in Germany.

BKB Floral Foam team

CSE alumnus helps MN Cup winner BKB Floral Foam bloom

Chemistry Ph.D. alumnus David Goldfeld is one of the brains behind the sustainable solution for the $500 million floral foam market.

Tidal disruption event

Researchers spot rare luminous jet spewed by supermassive black hole

The bright optical flare may help researchers better understand the physics of supermassive black holes billions of light years away.

Larry Edwards, Tony Low, Don Truhlar, and Dan Knights

Four CSE faculty among most cited researchers in the world

Their work is frequently referenced by their peers, suggesting they're making substantial contributions to advance knowledge in their fields.

Research Associate Professor Nichole Morris and HumanFIRST lab researchers

CSE’s HumanFIRST Lab helps engineer systems with people in mind

The UMN lab has created a national standard for crash reporting and investigated healthcare disparities for women in the military.

CSE in the news

New research could help millions who suffer from 'ringing in the ears'
Dec. 9: Digital Retina

State's new crop: Bioplastics
Dec. 8: MinneInno

American Chemical Society announces new Bioconjugate Chemistry editor in chief, Theresa Reineke
Dec. 8: ACS Chemistry for Life

Frontiers in Computational Chemistry
Dec. 8: EurekAlert!

Researchers develop smartphone-powered microchip for at-home medical diagnostic testing
Dec. 7: HealthHQ

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CSE magazine

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Inventing Tomorrow Fall 2022 cover

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