ISD News


Congratulations CoE 2022 Staff Incentive Award Winners Elizabeth Mekaru and Ted Coutilish

The College of Engineering recognized Elizabeth Mekaru, who is the ISD Associate Director of Academic Programs, and Ted Coutilish, who is the ISD Assistant Director …

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Congratulations Dow Sustainability Fellowship Award Winner Kira Edwards

Congratulations Kira Edwards, a current ISD student in the Energy Systems Engineering program, on being named a member of the latest cohort of Dow Sustainability …

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High Energy

High Energy ISD ESE Graduate Dr. Sita M. Syal ’14 Crusades for Sustainability, Decarbonization, and Energy Equity  She always wanted to be an astronaut. “That’s …

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Minyu Li and Saumya Sharma presenting their prototype bike helmet mounting system at Design Expo

Design Expo Features Showcase and Reflection

The Michigan Engineering Design Expo was hosted on Thursday, Dec. 8, and offered students from ISD’s Analytical Product Design (APD) the chance to show off …

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Harvest Season

ISD Funds 5 Seed Grant Proposals ISD seeded transformative research by five groups with faculty from across U-M departments and colleges. Proposals addressed societal gaps …

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Mr. Mustang

Professor Art Hyde’s Passion for Cars, Students and Family Fuels His Electrifying Spirit Art Hyde fell in love with the Ford Mustang around age 9. …

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Design Science in the Field: Lessons Learned

ISD Distinguished Alumni Award Winner Dr. Amir Sabet Sarvestani spoke at ISD’s Alumni Homecoming. Amir spoke about his degree in Design Science and his experience …

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Comfortably Uncomfortable

ISD Distinguished Alumni Award Winner Dr. Amir Sabet Sarvestani Feels Right at Home Tackling the Unknowns Dr. Amir Sabet Sarvestani finds comfort in being uncomfortable. …

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Jian Cao

Flexibility and Innovation

ISD and Mechanical Engineering Partner to Host NU Manufacturing Scholar at Wu Distinguished Lectureship ISD and the Department of Mechanical Engineering collaborated on Sept. 9 …

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ISD Professor Art Hyde Speaks with NPR on Preparing Students for the Future of the Auto Industry

Professor Art Hyde, Program Director for ISD’s Automotive Engineering program, was recently featured on NPR’s Morning Edition. In the segment, “To fully embrace electric vehicles, …

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