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Zhang Receives Amazon AWS Machine Learning Research Award

Monday, July 6, 2020
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Mi Zhang of Michigan State University has been recognized with the Amazon AWS Machine Learning Research Award (MLRA) for his work on Automated Machine Learning (AutoML). This is MSU’s…

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Zhang Awarded Innovation Of The Year

Thursday, April 2, 2020

The solution to better hearing isn’t simply turning up the volume on a speaker – or a hearing aid. Sorting through a broad range of sounds to amplify…

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Facebook Faculty Research Award Recognizes Machine Learning Advancements at MSU

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
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The Facebook Faculty Research Award on Systems for Machine Learning has been presented to two assistant professors in the Michigan State University College of Engineering. It is MSU’s…

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MSU Team Focused on Artificial Intelligence Earns Recognition at Google MicroNet Challenge

Monday, January 6, 2020
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A research team focused on artificial intelligence, or AI, from the MSU Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, or ECE, was recognized as fourth in the world and…

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New Technology Breaks Through Sign Language Barriers

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Opportunities once distant to the hard-of-hearing community will become a reality with a breakthrough sign language translator. Engineers from Michigan State University developed and patented a technology that…

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MSU Hearing Aid Technology To Eliminate Background Noise

Monday, October 30, 2017
Mi Zhang, assistant professor of engineering, Xiao Zeng, doctoral student in engineering (“Tebxunion” t-shirt), Kai Cao, post-doctorate student (gray collar shirt) and Haochen Sun, undergraduate student (black t-shirt, glasses) analyze at an audio waveform on Friday October 6, 2017.

For hearing aid users, holding a conversation in a busy crowd is impossible: the unfiltered environment can be a confusion of unwanted voices and annoying disturbances. Mi Zhang,…

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Zhang Named 2017 NIH mHealth Scholar

Monday, May 1, 2017
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Electrical and computer engineer Mi Zhang has been named a 2017 NIH mHealth Scholar and will be at the 2017 mHealth Training Institute at UCLA working on mobile…

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New MSU Technology Monitors Indoor Air Quality

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
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Air in the home can be heavily polluted just by daily household activities. Unfortunately, since many indoor air pollutants are colorless and odorless, people often fail to detect…

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Mobile Sensing Technology to Help College Counselors

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Michigan State University will use a National Science Foundation grant of $1 million to develop a smart, mobile sensing system, known as iSee, for enhancing college counseling services….

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NIH Challenge Winner Will Help Solve Pill-Recognition Problem

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
A team of MSU researchers has won a national challenge designed to help make it easier to identify unidentified or misidentified prescription pills, a major problem, especially for the elderly. Members of the MSU team are (l-r) doctoral student Xiao Zeng; Mi Zhang, assistant professors of electrical and computer engineering; and post-doctoral fellow Kai Cao. Photo by Derrick Turner.

Unidentified or misidentified prescription pills is a booming problem, especially among the nation’s elderly, one that can have deadly consequences. A Michigan State University engineering professor is doing…

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