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  • March 17, 2011
    MIE Professor James Benneyan gave the keynote speaker address on the quality and safety of the US healthcare system for the American Society for Healthcare Engineer’s PDC Annual Conference.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • March 11, 2011
    MIE Professor Constantinos Mavroidis has been awarded a $270K NSF grant to develop an inexpensive customizable sensor which will increase the comfort levels of individuals that wear mechatronic devices.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • March 10, 2011
    Congratulations to the recipients of this year's College of Engineering Faculty and Staff awards.
    Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • February 28, 2011
    Under the direction of Beverly Jaeger, a group of freshman engineering students are working to improve the gear used by service dogs to help the disabled.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • February 22, 2011
    MIE Professor James Benneyan has been awarded the Smalley President’s Award, the highest honor from the Society for Health Systems for his lifelong service to the healthcare IE profession.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • February 17, 2011
    The Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (CHN) has developed Geckoman!, an online video game, that teaches middle-school students about nanoscience.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • February 4, 2011
    Under the direction of Associate Professor Jeff Ruberti, a team of MIE capstone students, developed an "anastomotic coupler" that could quickly reconnect tiny blood vessels that currently take hours to repair during surgery.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • February 2, 2011
    Under the direction of Professor Mohammad Taslim, a team of MIE capstone students, designed an inexpensive 360-degree solar food dehydrator for use in preventing food spoilage in developing countries.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • January 28, 2011
    Under the direction of Associate Professor Jeff Ruberti and the Cambridge-based coop employer Joule Unlimited, Inc., a team of MIE capstone students, developed a bioreactor that turns sunlight and carbon dioxide into clean energy.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • January 24, 2011
    Professor Emeritus Alexander Gorlov has been nominated for the 2011 European Inventor Award for his invention of the helical turbine for power and propulsion systems. This is Europe's highest distinction for inventors worldwide.
    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

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