Northeastern University Piezoactive Systems Laboratory (PSL) was officially formed in the fall of 2010 with major supports from Northeastern University, College of Engineering and Science and Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department.  PSL main research interests include modeling and control of next-generation micro/nano-electromechanical sensors and actuators, as well as control and manipulation at the micro/nanoscale with new applications ranging from precision manipulation to imaging and sensing. 

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Dr. Nader Jalili
Associate Professor and Director
Piezoactive Systems Laboratory
Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
373 Snell Engineering Center
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115, USA

Phone: (617) 373-3629
Fax: (617) 373-2921


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Contact Information:

Dr. Nader Jalili

Associate Professor, Northeastern University

Director of Piezoactive Systems Laboratory

Associate Editor of ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control

Lab: 243B Forsyth Building

Phone: (617) 373-8819