CNBC Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Robots are already taking human jobs, but it may not be such a bad thing

AERO professor Ella Atkins says robots could one day replace unsafe or unhealthy jobs currently held by humans.

Crain's Detroit Business Thursday, July 26, 2018

Drone dreams engineered into reality

AERO and EECS professor Ella Atkins discusses the benefits of U-M’s M-Air facility in North Campus.

The New York Times Thursday, July 26, 2018

Visa restrictions for Chinese students alarm academia

AERO and EECS professor Ella Atkins is quoted.

In the News Monday, May 7, 2018

Aerospace Alum’s team launches smallest cubesat to Mars

Andy Klesh, Aerospace Alum, and chief engineer, with his team accepted a 2014 challenge to build the MarCO (Mars Cube One) spacecraft, the smallest, cheapest, and quickest built spacecraft for a mission to Mars. On May 5, the MarCO hitched a ride on an Atlas-V rocket out of Vandenburg Air Force Base. It deployed 90 minutes after launch to begin a risky, independent, 6.5 month, 158,000,000 km journey to Mars. Arrival time is November 26th, 2018. Read more about this Launch to Mars! https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/press_kits/insight/appendix/mars-cube-one/

In the News Monday, April 23, 2018

U-M breaks ground on Ford Robotics Building

Alec D. Gallimore, Robert J. Vlasic Dean of Engineering and Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Aerospace Engineering discusses importance of new Ford Motor Company Robotics Building in the Michigan News.

In the News Monday, April 23, 2018

Future astronaut Noah Furbush gears up for final season at Michigan

Noah Furbush, Aerospace Engineering undergraduate senior, sets his sights on a Master’s in space engineering after winning Bo Schembechler postgraduate scholarship in The Toledo Blade.

MLive.com Friday, April 13, 2018

Grand Rapids Community College offering two spring drone courses

U-M College of Engineering researchers recently unveiled the new M-Air outdoor lab.

Engadget Monday, April 2, 2018

University of Michigan launches outdoor lab for autonomous drones

Jessy Grizzle, ME and EECS professor, is the director for Michigan Robotics.

WXYZ Friday, March 30, 2018

University of Michigan helping mold the future of drones

Ella Atkins, AERO professor, is quoted.

WDIV Friday, March 30, 2018

University of Michigan unveils outdoor drone lab

Jessy Grizzle, ME and EECS professor, is the director for Michigan Robotics.