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Shape-Shifting Navigation Device

What began as a project for an experimental theater company becomes a navigational device for both the sighted and visually impaired.

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Data-Collecting Device for the Developing World

The low-cost data-monitoring device with cell phone capability can send vital information from the field, such as the temperature and position of vaccines en route.

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Solving a Century-Old Biochemical Mystery

Researchers use magnetic resonance measurements showing how glucose is metabolized in yeast to answer the puzzle of the “Warburg Effect.”

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Yale Wins Coveted Engineering Research Center

Funded with an $18.5 million grant, the Center aims to provide clean water to millions of people and make U.S. energy production more sustainable and cost-effective.

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A New, 3-Dimensional Way of Drawing

NSF-funded 3-D software program provides the fluidity of sketching with the ability to see from all angles.

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Faculty Spotlight
Daniel Spielman
Henry Ford II Professor of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics

Daniel Spielman's research interests include the design and analysis of algorithms, graph theory, machine learning, error-correcting codes and combinatorial scientific computing. His focuses on the development of extremely fast algorithms for large computational problems often found in machine learning, scientific computing, and optimization. His work has broad application in the transfer of digital information.